Coalition Webinars

UPCOMING WEBINAR: MONDAY, SEPT. 29TH AT 4PM ET

State Alz Plans Webinar

Join the National Alliance for Caregiving, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, and the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging on September 29 at 4:00 p.m. EST for a free Webinar discussion of the new white paper, “From Plan to Practice: Implementing the National Alzheimer’s Plan in Your State.” National experts and case study author Donna Walberg of ACT on Alzheimer’s (Minnesota) will discuss why states should have a plan, how to implement and evaluate plans, and best practices. To register, click here.

 

Many thanks to our generous sponsors for their support: Forest Laboratories, Inc.Eli LillyNovartis, and the Alliance for Aging Research.


IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: From Caring to Community -
How to Engage Family Caregivers in Your Coalition 

Thumbnail_June Coalition Flyer You can now view the replay of the National Alliance for Caregiving webinar on engaging family caregivers in your coalition work. If you’ve been wondering how to get family caregivers involved in your work – now is the time to find out! 

View the replay here!

Guest Speakers Included: 

Gregory L. Johnson, MDiv, SMM
Director of Community Outreach, EmblemHealth
Creator, EmblemHealth’s Care for the Family Caregiver Initiative, NYC
Inter-faith Minister for Family Caregiving, Marble Collegiate Church
Co-founder, NYC Family Caregiver Coalition
Creator, NYC Partnership for Family Caregiving Corps

Kathleen R. Manny
Community Services Specialist
Sheboygan County Aging and Disability Resource Center
Co-chair, Family Caregivers Coalition in Sheboygan County

Jane Jensen, M.S.
Associate Professor, Family Living Educator
University of Wisconsin – Extension Sheboygan County
Co-chair, Family Caregivers Coalition in Sheboygan County

 


Better Work Better Care Webinar

The National Alliance for Caregiving recently hosted a free webinar on building caregiver-friendly workplace policies in your state. Bringing together caregiving experts and employers from the national ReACT Coalition, the webinar discussed how caregiving advocates can work with employers to raise awareness of the needs facing working family caregivers.

Click here for the webinar replay!

Click here to view the Better Work, Better Care Webinar slides.

 


 

Previous Presentations for Caregiving Coalitions Calls


This Quarterly Family Caregiving Coalition Webinar was focused on Caregiving Coalition Composition. Family Caregiving Coalitions explained what their focus is and how they include a diverse array of members (businesses, organizations, physicians, social workers,…). They also talked about how they face various challenges and the value they experience in being an inclusive and diverse coalition.

Click here to watch the recorded webcast


This Quarterly Family Caregiving Coalition Webinar was focused on the BRAVE Awards and on the Annual National Conference for Caregiving Coalitions. Two scholarship award recipients talked about lessons learned from the conference.

Click here to watch the recorded webcast


This Quarterly Family Caregiving Coalition Webinar was focused on tactics for fundraising. Three professionals delivered advice for identifying and approaching Foundations and Corporations to secure funding for projects.

Click here and register with your name and email address to watch the recorded webcast

Supporting Family Caregivers of Veterans: This webinar features information on the Pfizer Patient Assistant Program and the National Veteran Caregiver Training Program, initiatives that the Alliance has partnered with in an ongoing effort to improve patient care. Presenters included Margaret Kabat, Deputy Director, Caregiver Services, Department of Veterans Affairs and Jed Johnson, MSW, MBA, the Director of the  National Veteran Caregiver Training Program with Easter Seals. Click here to access the webinar replay.

Commission on Long-Term Care Webinar: NAC’s President and CEO, Gail Hunt, presented on the congressional Commission on Long-Term Care and its findings and recommendations. George Vradenburg, one of the commissioners, also spoke about his experience in dealing with the many divergent political views of the group and how many of them came to consensus. Click here to access the webinar replay.  You can also view the slides from this webinar by clicking here.