Caregiver Support

We offer numerous supportive resources for families.

Family Caregiver Circle

Caregiver Workshops

 

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Care for the Caregiver Family Support Circle

Emotional support for ­caregivers of adults with a developmental ­disability from other caregivers who understand.

Join other family caregivers who are caring for an adult with a ­developmental disability for an opportunity to share your story and connect with others going through the same experiences in a safe and ­non-judgmental space. This Family Support Circle offers encouragement for you to: 
 

These sessions are for parents and caregivers of an individual with a developmental disability who is over 16 years of age. Anyone bringing the person they care for to the session will not be able to participate. 

Upcoming Session Details:

Keswick
Georgina Community Living Day Program
131 Queensway S., Keswick

Last Monday of each month, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Register  Mar. 30, 2020

Markham
Unionville Public Library
15 Library Lane, Unionville

Every third Wednesday of the month, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
 Register Mar. 18, 2020

 
Please register one week prior to each ­session as spots are limited. You are welcome to bring your lunch or snacks during the sessions.
 

Caregiver Workshops

Balance Your Life! How Sugar Affects Your Mood and Energy

Join local health and wellness expert, Shawn Nisbet, along with other caregivers, to understand how sugar affects your overall health and well-being and learn tips to help you balance both your blood sugar and your life. 


You will learn how unbalanced blood sugar can lead to:
You will also learn how to understand food labels, get tips on how to balance your blood sugar so you can keep your brain healthy, energy levels stabilized, and mood balanced.
 
Details

This workshop is free.

Location, date and time: 

York Support Services Network
240 Edward St., Unit 3, Aurora

March 25, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 Register