The convention is an opportunity for caregivers, and the individuals and agencies who work with caregivers, to contribute their experiences and expertise in the development of a provincial caregiver strategy.
As per their website …
We are an organization of caregivers for caregivers that helps them maintain their own well-being over the caregiving journey. We offer information, education, support, networking, advocacy, and community development to make caregivers' lives less difficult.
The ACGA will be holding a Caregivers Convention in Edmonton on October 22, 2010 and in Calgary on October 29, 2010.
You should consider attending, if you:
- have experienced or witnessed the frustration, exhaustion, and rewards of providing care for a loved one
- have had difficulties finding or accessing services and supports for caregivers
- would like to see an Alberta where caregivers are recognized, valued and supported
For more information about the convention visit: