Coming Soon - Dec. 10th 2022!
Details will be provided soon for our 18th Annual Caregiver Conference.
Event Details (Past)
The 17th Annual Alzheimer’s Association New Mexico Chapter Caregiver Conference
“Breaking Down Barriers:
Exploring Challenges in Caregiving”
Presented as a Virtual Event on November 6th, 2021 for both Professional Caregivers & Family Caregivers.
Dementia caregiving comes with many challenges; barriers to support, access and health equity should not be among them.
This conference is the preeminent event covering the broad spectrum of issues surrounding dementia caregiving for both professional and family caregivers.
You’ll be introduced to a wealth of helpful, practical information designed to improve the caregiving experience, and help you navigate past the barriers you may be facing.
Last Year's Conference (2020)...
Thank you to all who participated in our Alzheimer’s Association 16th Annual NM Caregiver Conference on November 6th and 7th! Please know that your hard work is appreciated and that you are not alone.
About the event:
The Alzheimer’s Association’s 16th Annual NM Caregiver Conference was presented as a user-friendly virtual event on November 6th and 7th, 2020.
This new virtual platform was designed to educate, inform and uplift the caregiver and improve the caregiving experience - so that caregivers could attend from the safety and comfort of their own home.
Separate tracks provided for Professional Caregivers (November 6th) and Family Caregivers (November 7th).
Michelle Lujan Grisham, Governor of the State of New Mexico, addressed participants on vital issues that caregivers across the state are facing.
Click links below.
Note: All events subject to change.
PROFESSIONAL CAREGIVER AGENDA
FAMILY CAREGIVER AGENDA
MORE PREVIOUS EVENTS:
The 15th Annual Caregiver Conference was held Saturday, November 2nd, 2019.
Participants experienced informative workshops, talks, and presentations designed to educate, inform, and improve the experience for both family and professional caregivers.
Click on the links below to view a sampling of the breakout sessions:
Choosing and Paying for Long-Term Care
Obtaining Power of Attorney or Guardianship
Healthy Brain Initiative: Roadmap for Indian Country