Schedule

Check out our slate of amazing speakers and local experts and be sure to tune in.

Day 1 – Wednesday, October 13, 2021–Surviving the Crisis

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10:00am – 11:30 am

YouTube Live

The Crisis: From “The Fall and The Call” To Coming Home

Sponsored By: Home Instead, Ada County Paramedics, Terrace Home Health, Life Care Centers of Idaho, The Care Management Team

Our speakers will walk you through what happens when you, or a loved one suffer a medical event, and the decisions that must be made along the way.
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11:30am – 12:30pm

YouTube Live

10 Surprises When You Become or Need A Caregiver

Sponsored By: Home Instead, Homewatch Caregivers, First Choice Home Health and Hospice

Our Panelists will discuss the things their clients and families wish they would have known before a fall or a stroke necessitated caregiving.
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12:30PM – 1:30pm

YouTube Live

An Introduction to the Home Care Landscape

Sponsored By: Home Instead, Edgewood Spring Creek Ustick, Meadow View Social Services

Join our panelists from across the Home and Community Care Landscape to learn about the different types of care companies available.
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1:30PM – 2:30pm

YouTube Live

Paying for Care and Downsizing

Sponsored By: Home Instead, Adalant Financial

Mark Wight and Justin Walker discuss the different options for paying for care, and how downsizing plays a role in funding care.

Day 2 – Thursday, October 14, 2021–An Ounce of Prevention and Preparation 

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10:00am - 11:00am

YouTube Live

Putting the Oxygen Mask on First

Sponsored By: 

Our panelists will discuss the financial and legal building blocks that need to be in place in order to make any life transition easier.
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11:00am - 12:00pm

YouTube Live

What Covid -19 Taught Us About Aging 

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The past 18 months has been illuminating when it comes to how people want to age, and the things that make for a great quality of life. Join us as our panelist go through the data and discuss their observations when it comes to how people want to age.
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12:00pm - 1:00pm

YouTube Live

Understanding Your Support System and How To Ask For Help

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The hardest thing is asking for help, and even harder is who to ask, how to ask, and what to ask for help with. Our panelists will walk you through some tips and exercises to help you lean on your support system.
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1:00pm - 2:00pm

YouTube Live

Coming Up With “The Plan”

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Coming up with The Plan beforehand can eliminate some of the uncertainty and stress that come with a change in circumstance. Our panelists will cover
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2:00pm - 3:00pm

YouTube Live

Preventing Elder Abuse

Sponsored By: Ada County Sheriff’s Office 

Join us as Det. Ashley Turner from the Ada County Sheriff's Office discusses how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from Elder Abuse.

Day 3 – Friday, October 15, 2021–How to Thrive and Not Just Survive

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10:00am - 11:00am

YouTube Live

Understanding And Navigating The Challenges Of Multigenerational Living and Aging

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Multiple generations under one roof can lead to some challenges. Join us as we discuss how to navigate these challenges with The Family Caregiver Navigator Project.
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11:00am - 12:00pm

YouTube Live

Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health

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Emotional wellbeing is essential for making sure a caregiver/care recipient relationship is as successful as possible. Join us for a discussion on how emotions, stress and other factors can impact an individual's mental acuity as they age.
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12:00pm - 1:00pm

YouTube Live

Is It Time To Bring In Outside Help?

Sponsored by:

What are the signs that it might be time to bring in some outside help? When should you consider a care community? Our panelists will discuss the signs that you need to be on the lookout for.
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1:00pm - 2:00pm

YouTube Live

Preventing a Future Crisis

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We've navigated 'The Fall', now how can we best prevent another crisis? Our panelists will discuss tools and techniques to make you and your family safer.