The Caregiving Crisis Webinar

Publication date: 
January, 2014

The impact of caregiving on older adults and their family members is undeniable and reaches into the health, aging and housing fields as well.  This interactive conversation highlighted the following:

  • Trends in caregiving and resources to caregivers made available by the State of Michigan Office of Services to the Aging
  • Case examples of support that local funders have given to support caregiving programs and services
  • Philanthropy's role in supporting caregiving/caregivers
  • Gaps in services and funding; obstacles in engaging in this work; challenges of sustainability

Featured presenters included: Dan Doezema, Field Representative, Michigan Office of Services to the Aging; Michael Marcus, Program Director, Older Adult Services, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation; Margo Pernick, Executive Director, The Jewish Fund

You can access the recording of the webinar and view the data using the links below.

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