Coffee & Conversation: Taking Care of Caregivers with the Granite VNA

Posted on 11/07/22 by Pam Dube

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Caregiving can be challenging on the best of days. Add in the stress of COVID, work, other relationships, the holidays, or any number of issues and it’s easy to get burned out. Finding the right balance is important.

Join AARP NH and The Granite VNA on December 6 at 10 am for a FREE, online Coffee & Conversation. During this event, Jennifer Brechtel will share important tips and Granite State resources to help you navigate caregiving and make sure you get the support you need.

The Granite VNA offers four different caregiving support groups and resources guides for selfcare: https://www.granitevna.org/caregiverresources. Jennifer will also walk you through how ServiceLink can help.

Come with your coffee and your questions.

About Our Guest: Jennifer Brechtel, CHES, is Community Benefit Manager at Granite VNA. She plans, develops, coordinates, and oversees the agency’s community benefit programs, initiatives, and staff. Jen is involved in broader collaborative initiatives with community health, home health, and hospice throughout the agency. Jen is a Certified Health Education Specialist who facilitates many of our wellness programs including the Aging Mastery Program®, “A Matter of Balance,” Better Choices, Better Health™, and “Powerful Tools for Caregivers.” During her tenure at Granite VNA, Jen has served as Community Benefit Coordinator and as a Community Liaison for physician offices and the community.

This event is FREE but you must register: https://aarp.cventevents.com/coffee1222

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