Health & Medicine invites you to the first in a two-part series on current realities and future directions for paid and unpaid caregivers for older adults and people with disabilities. Join professionals in the healthcare and social services, including providers, activists, and policy advocates for our first event on June 23.

Date: Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time: 9:00am – 12:30pm
Location: Loyola University Kasbeer Hall, 25 E Pearson St. Chicago
Registration: $10 – We do not want cost to be a barrier for any participants. Fee waivers are available upon request; simply email or call (312) 372-4292

Click here to register.

Speakers include:

  • Tamar Heller, Professor and Head of UIC Department of Disability and Human Development
  • Beverly Rogers, Family Caregiver, New Faith Baptist Church
  • Joe McBeth, Executive Director, National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
  • Tony Paulauski, Executive Director, The Arc of Illinois

Click here to view the full speakers list and view more information on the forum.