The Hanover County Department of Community Resources and Senior Connections (the Capital Area Agency on Aging) will host a Caregiver Expo and Resource event on Wednesday, Nov. 15. The expo will take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at American Legion Post 175, 8700 Bell Creek Road in Mechanicsville.
The event coincides with National Family Caregivers Month — a time to recognize and honor family caregivers across the country. According to the National Alliance for Caregiving, more than 40 million people in our country provide unpaid care to an aging adult each year.
Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Richmond, DOWDA Senior Consultants and Senior Connections will give presentations at the expo. There will also be 30 exhibitors, door prizes and refreshments.
For more information, please contact the Hanover County Department of Community Resources at [email protected] or (804) 365-4300.
Sponsors are Covenant Woods, Advance Care, Woodhouse Catering, Dowda Senior Consultants and Virginia Artesian.