Harvey County Caregiver Support Group meets Aug. 13

Joan Brubacher, LSCSW

NEWTON, Kan. (July 31, 2015) – “Communication with Your Care Receiver” is the topic for the next meeting of Prairie View’s Harvey County Caregiver Support Group. Prairie View’s Joan Brubacher, a licensed specialist clinical social worker, facilitates the caregiver group.

The group meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 13 in Prairie View’s Osage Room, 1901 E. First St., Newton.

The group is open to caregivers for older adults and older adults who are caregivers. It offers education, mutual support and problem solving with others who are dealing with similar situations. This includes caregivers whose care receiver has any illness, including dementia. Admission is free and open to the public.

For more information about this group or any caregiving needs, phone 316-284-6400 or 800-992-6292.

This program is funded in part by the Kansas Department on Aging through the Older Americans Act of 1965 and administered by the Central Plains Area Agency on Aging.