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Caregiver Support Group
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Time: Nov 17, 2020 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Location:
Online via Zoom
Contact Name: Stephanie Kostizen
Contact Phone: 269.429.7100

Meetings are every third Tuesday, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Caring for a loved one can be a rewarding and fulfilling experience. At times it can also be overwhelming, challenging, or lonely.

The goal of the caregiver support groups is to provide participants with the opportunity to talk with others who are experiencing the same joys and challenges that caregivers face, to cope with the demands of caregiving, to give and receive encouragement, and to be empowered and strengthened as a caregiver.

Classes are held online, via Zoom. The link will be sent to you upon registration.

Register through eventbrite - click here.

All are welcome, but preference is given to Michigan residents.

Questions? Call Stephanie Kostizen at 269.429.7100

This class is offered to you, free of charge, in conjunction with our friends at Caring Circle of Spectrum Health Lakeland.

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