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VET-TO-VET CAFÉ : Caregivers Need Care Too- Online

October 26, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Caregiving is not easy. The physical and emotional toll can push you to your limit. MJHS is honored to partner with the New York State Department of Veterans’ Services for this complimentary virtual program. All are welcome.

Discussion Topics:

  • Vulnerabilities caregivers face
  • Importance of taking time for yourself
  • Insight from Veterans caring for loved ones (and visa versa)
  • How to access supportive resources at the local, state, and national level for caregivers, Veterans, and their families
  • End-of-life services available through the VA

Special Guests: Leadership from the New York State Department of Veterans’ Services: Commissioner Viviana DeCohen, MHA; Dr. Lessie Branch, Special Assistant for Community Engagement; and Jonathan Fishbein, Esq. General Counsel.

Moderated by: Ashton Stewart, Veteran Liaison for MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care: [email protected]  (917) 588-4398

https://www.va.gov/outreach-and-events/events/62224/?utm_source=events&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=VetResources&utm_id=25OCT2023

Details

Date:
October 26, 2023
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm