Are You Feeling Overwhelmed by the Responsibilities of Caregiving?

Caring for a loved one who is elderly or disabled is a journey filled with love, but it can also be a path filled with challenges. The constant worry, the emotional toll, the financial strain - it can all feel too much. We understand the weight you carry, and we're here to help.

You Don't Have to Navigate This Journey Alone

Back for its third year, the Virtual Caregiver Symposium is designed specifically for caregivers like you.

Our focus for 2023? Transitions.

We know that every stage of your loved one's illness or disability brings new challenges and demands. That's why we've gathered experts to provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to navigate these transitions with confidence.

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Convenience is Key: Join Us Virtually

We understand that your time is precious, and everyone needs your attention. That's why our symposium is held virtually over Zoom. Whether you're at home, at work, or caring for your loved one, you can stream this life-changing event. We've got your back!

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Who Is This Event For?

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Parents and grandparents of teens and adults with special needs:

If you're caring for a loved one with neurodivergence or special needs, this symposium will provide you with valuable insights and strategies to support your loved one throughout life’s transitions. You'll learn how to use overlooked legal tools and strategies beyond traditional conservatorships to help your loved one be as independent as possible without sacrificing the ability to help manage their finances and healthcare needs as an adult.

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People caring for their older loved ones:

Whether you're caring for an aging parent or grandparent, this event will equip you with the knowledge and resources you need to navigate the unique challenges of elder care. You'll learn how to access resources and the support you need as your loved one needs to move into the next level of their care journey, so you don't face wait lists, excessive long-term care costs, or are forced to pay out of pocket because of problems with benefits.

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People caring for an ailing spouse:

If your partner is facing health challenges, this symposium will provide you with the tools and understanding to support them effectively while also taking care of your own wellbeing. You'll learn how to access resources and support to help manage your spouse's care needs, and how to plan effectively to avoid unnecessary costs and stress.

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Professional caregivers:

If you're a social worker, discharge planner, nursing home employee, or involved in any other professional caregiving role, this event will enhance your understanding of the caregiver's journey and provide you with practical strategies to support those you care for.

*Note:* Professional caregivers attending this event will also earn Continuing Education (CE) credits, helping to maintain your professional qualifications while learning valuable new skills and insights.

Here's What You Can Expect

Planning for Transitions

Learn how to plan for each stage of your loved one's illness or disability. Gain insights into what to expect and how to prepare, reducing the stress of the unknown.

Accessing Resources

Discover resources to help you finance care at every stage of the journey. Don't let financial strain add to your worries - we'll guide you to the help you need.

Legal Steps

Understand the legal steps to take when your loved one with special needs becomes a legal adult. We'll demystify the process and provide practical advice.

Promoting Independence

Learn strategies to ease the burden of care while promoting independence and fulfillment for your loved ones. Find the balance between providing care and enabling autonomy.

Connect with Others on a Similar Journey

During the event, you will also connect with other caregivers who understand your struggles and share your experiences. Together, we can navigate the challenges of caregiving and embrace the transitions that come with it.

Event Speakers

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Brenna Galvin

Co-Managing Shareholder

Maser, Amundson & Boggio, P.A.

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Michelle Pandolfi

Executive Director

Thrive at Home

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Pamela Wilson

Director of Marketing

NinePatch, Inc.

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Nichole Goble

Director of Community Initiatives

Caregiver Action Network

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Nicole Cornell

Director of Population Health & Integrated Care Management


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Melissa Garthwait

Resource Coordinator

The Hartford Health Care Center for Healthy Aging

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Eric Endlich

Educational Consultant

Top College Consultants®

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Angel C. Duncan

Education and Clinical Trials Manager

Life Molecular Imaging

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Sign Up Today and Take Control of Your Caregiving Journey

Don't let the challenges of caregiving overwhelm you. Join us at the 3rd Annual Virtual Caregiver Symposium and empower yourself with the knowledge and tools you need to navigate your caregiving journey with confidence. Fill out the form below to reserve your space!