Events

Loosening the Caregiving Knot: 2018 Caregiving Conference

Loosening the Caregiving Knot is a one-day conference for family caregivers. Like all Nancy’s House retreats, it is a day to focus on what you need to find your own path. Loosening the Caregiving Knot has workshops and resources to address many issues you face as a caregiver, providing ways to take care of yourself, […]

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The Caregivers Project

Pig Iron Theatre Company is creating a play about the work of Caregiving. We’ve been talking to people who care for their relatives, professional Home Health Aides, Social Services Staff, Hospice Workers, and Childcare Providers to hear their stories and perspectives. We want to invite you to be part of this conversation and help us […]

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RAISE Family Caregivers Act

The Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act (S. 1028/H.R. 3759) has been signed into law. We have high hopes for the Family Caregiving Advisory Council and their resulting National Family Caregiving Strategy. Here are the highlights: This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop, maintain, and […]

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Giving Tuesday 2017

Giving Tuesday started as a “Global Day of Giving” in 2012. It was created to balance Black Friday and Cyber Monday, shopping holidays that follow Thanksgiving, with charitable giving. Nancy’s House has participated in Giving Tuesday since 2015, and this year Facebook waived processing fees on all donations. We were able to raise $376, which […]

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One-Day Parkinson Disease Caregivers Retreat

Nancy’s House will be running a one-day retreat for family caregivers of loved ones living with Parkinson Disease. This is an opportunity to meet others who are living with the challenges you experience, to share wisdom and support, and, most importantly, to get the skills to help you stay healthier back home. What A one-day […]

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