I was very pleased to chat about caregiving from a male perspective with Liz O’Donnell of WorkingDaughter.com. Our interview link is below:
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has recently announced that Canadian caregivers can be eligible for extended Compassionate Care benefits. Read more in my Letter to the Editor published in the Toronto Star newspaper: http://www.thestar.com/opinion/letters_to_the_editors/2016/01/08/caregiving-changes-welcome.html.
Edmonton and area caregivers – please join me at the upcoming Alzheimer’s Cafe – Devonshire Village when I will share a reading from my first book, Caregiver’s Guide for Canadians. I will be pleased to answer questions about caregiving, Alzheimer’s disease, my own caregiving experience, and/or any related issues to the best of my ability and will be offering signed copies of my book for sale that evening. Event details are listed below:
1728 Rabbit Hill Road
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
My next scheduled booksigning event will be at Indigo – South Edmonton Common (1837 – 99th St., Edmonton, AB) on Saturday, October 03rd, 2015 from noon – 4:00 p.m.. Personalized copies of Caregiver’s Guide for Canadians available for either you or a caregiver you know!
My next stop will be at Art in Our Park on Saturday, September 19th, 2015 where I will be joining many other talented artists. Looks like the weather will hold! Please drop by to James Ramsey Park (located in Riverbend at 45th Avenue and Riverbend Road) from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m..
Two author signings (so far …) are booked for September, 2015! I will be returning to Chapter’s – Strathcona (10504 – 82nd Ave., Edmonton, AB) on Saturday, September 05th, 2015 from noon – 4:00 p.m.. I will also be participating in Riverbend’s Art in Our Park event at James Ramsey Park (45th Ave. and Riverbend Road, Edmonton, AB) on Saturday, September 19th, 2015 from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m..
Are you prepared to become a caregiver for your own aging parents? My book, Caregiver’s Guide for Canadians, outlines what to expect, how to manage, and where to find help. I am signing copies of my book at the Third Annual Authors for Altruism Charity Book Sale & Silent Auction to be held at Audreys Books (10702 – Jasper Ave., Edmonton, AB) from noon – 3:00 p.m.. Looking forward to meeting you!