This May, the Aging Life Care Association™ will honor its members and the profession with National Aging Life Care™ month.
Formerly known as National Geriatric Care Managers Month, the new National Aging Life Care month kicks off at ALCA’s 31st annual conference in Denver, Colorado April 29 – May 2, 2015, when nearly 400 leading Aging Life Care experts from across the country will be gathered. Aging Life Care Professionals™ throughout the country will celebrate National Aging Life Care Month by providing seminars, webinars, special events, open houses, and other educational activities for the public.
Aging Life Care Professionals provide guidance and advocacy for families who are caring for older relatives or disabled adults. With a specialized focus on issues related to aging, he/she assists clients with the challenges of aging, such as finding appropriate housing, in-home care, referrals to medical providers or elder law attorneys, as well as the advocacy and support that provides families peace of mind.
To connect with an expert in your community, use the ALCA’s “Find an Aging Life Care Expert” search at aginglifecare.org.