Ottumwa Family Caregiver Conference

Caring for the Caregiver –

Family and friends who provide care for relatives or others are invited to come and visit with exhibitors, hear speakers and gather information & assistance at the Family Caregiver Conference sponsored by Milestones Area Agency on Aging from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., on Saturday, November 3rd,.- This annual event will be held at the Great Prairie Area Education Agency, 2814 N. Court Street, Ottumwa, IA., and is-as always-FREE. Enjoy light refreshments and prizes! Learn about products, services and programs from local service providers and agencies who stand ready to help you or the person you are caring for.

Caregiving decisions are easier when armed with good information. Make the most of your time and energy with a variety of Iowa aging network professionals-all under one roof-who can guide you through the maze of caregiving issues.

Keynote speakers include,- Joe sample, M.P.A., M.A. who will be speaking to the issue of “Sex and Dementia: Navigating and Preparing for Change” starting at 9:15 a.m.,-Jolene Philo will follow with timely advice and great tips as she shares-“8 Ways to Organize Caregiving Paperwork” at 10:30 a.m.

Register today! For more information, or to reserve a vendor table, please contact Joan at 641-684-1016 or email at