The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is offering free, virtual education sessions to help ease the burden and stress of caring for loved ones. The August/September series begins Tuesday, August 3, 2021. All sessions are held from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EST. The series includes the following sessions:
- Tuesday, August 3. "Providing Purpose and Safety for Wandering Behaviors" presented by Sally Gehl with the Eastern Loudoun Adult Day Center and Master Deputy Matthew Devaney with the Loudoun County Sheriff ’s Office
- Tuesday, August 10: "How to Handle Caregiver Stress and Burnout" presented by Rachael Wonderlin, MS, with Dementia By Day.
- Tuesday, September 21: "Legal Planning for Caregivers" presented by Rory Clark, Esq., with The Legacy Elder Law Center.
- Wednesday, September 29: "When and Why to Consider Memory Care" presented by Rachael Wonderlin, MS, with Dementia By Day.
To sign up for these free, virtual sessions, email aaasupport. To learn more about AAA programs and community resources, visit loudoun.gov/aaa or call 703-777-0257 to speak with an aging programs specialist. The Area Agency on Aging is a division of the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services.