The workshop “Dementia in the Family – Care Options and Resources” is free to the public and will be held in Pearl City to make it easier for people who live in Central and West O’ahu to attend. For caregivers, the organizers can provide day care to allow caregivers to attend.
Join them for an for an insightful presentations and panel discussion on care options for people living with dementia. Guest speakers are Dr. Jessica Barry and Dr. Lois Ricci, along with Gary Powell from the Caregiver Foundation and Kathy Wyatt from Hale Hauʻoli Hawaiʻi. For details and speaker’s bios please download the press release.
To register, please call Kathy Wyatt at (808) 292-4665 or (808) 798-8706 by February 24, 2018.
Senators are searching for a bipartisan immigration deal that can get through Congress and win President Trump’s approval. Even if they succeed, though, many challenging questions about long-term immigration policy will remain.
REMI CEO and Chief Economist Fred Treyz, Ph.D. invites you to his webinar presentation on Wednesday, March 6, 2018 from 2 to 3 p.m. EST exploring the future of immigration and its effects on demographics, the labor force, and the economy.
Migration plays an important role in shaping the future workforce and economy. For this presentation, Dr. Treyz will show how dynamic modeling can capture future changes. He will also examine the employment and GDP effects of different types of longer-term reforms, such as increasing the number of visas for high-skilled workers.
There will be an opportunity for Q-and-A after the presentation.
Mentoring emphasizes the long-term development of key employees. Let your best people know that you believe in their long-term success, as well as that of the organization. This session will help identify your most promotable people and implement a plan for their growth and success. It will also outline the importance of creating a learning environment to boost employee engagement and sustain strong results.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session is designed for all home healthcare and hospice executives and managers, including senior leaders, clinical managers, and human resources experts.
The trainer, Dorothy Colby, is a Certified Positive Approach to Dementia Care (TM) Trainer and national mentor, with more than 20 years of professional and personal experience caring for people with dementia. She is Administrator for Hale Ku’ike Memory Care Home in Nu’uanu, where she also trains staff. Positive Approach to Care (TM) seminars, developed by occupational therapist Teepa Snow, provide essential information for families and care partners on how to have a positive and meaningful relationship with loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia throughout their journey.
Refreshments will be provided.
Please arrive 15 minutes early to park and register.
Detailed parking instructions will be sent to registrants prior to workshops.
For questions about these workshops, contact Jody Mishan: firstname.lastname@example.org or (808) 295-2624.
LiFT is a 5-hour program that brings high-schoolers and their parents* together to share family values, strengthen family bonds, and talk about the tough stuff – healthy relationships and sexual health.
Family connection is a super power! Strong connection and communication between parents* and their children can help prevent and or lower rates or depression, STI transmission, and teen pregnancy, just to name a few!
LiFT is happening near you! Want to join? Answer these questions and your LiFT facilitator will contact you soon.
There is no cost to participate. Each teen will receive $110 and each adult will receive $80 for their full completion in the project. Also, you can win prizes, eat free food, and receive childcare for younger children.
LiFT is part of a study which involves completing surveys to evaluate the LiFT program. You may be assigned to the LiFT Program group or the Survey-only group.
*Parent can include: a parent, caregiver, grandparent, aunt or uncle, or another important adult.
**Only one adult per teen will receive $80.