Listen to participants who have benefited from the Vanderbilt Caregiver Support Group.
Resources to assist caregivers of elders.
Keep drugs that are no longer needed out of the medicine cabinet and dispose of them safely.
Compares options between Vanderbilt Sitter Service and Parents in a Pinch.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Program for Seniors Stacey Bonner from the Child & Family Center spoke with Rochelle Fuller, RSVP Coordinator for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cheatham County and Judy Gilmore, a mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters about the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.
A lunch and learn series related to a variety of topics concerning the baby boomer generation.
Learn how to prevent caregiver burnout and find resources to assist you in that role.
Monthly support group for caregivers
As parents age, it is important for the whole family to discuss financial issues, health needs, and other important lifestyle decisions. While these can be difficult conversations to have, it is important to pro-actively make plans before a crisis necessitates action.
If you're new to caregiving, this checklist can help you learn more about how to cope with the new responsibilities you have.