Program News & Webinars

 

Get the latest WA Cares Fund program updates, announcements and details of upcoming webinars. See our full monthly webinar series.

UPCOMING WEBINAR

WA Cares Conversations: Caregiving and Brain Health

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2024 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Live captions and ASL interpretation will be available.

Join us for a discussion about the importance of brain health. We’ll cover dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, traumatic brain injuries, including how to prevent these conditions and resources for people affected by them. We’ll also provide an overview of the WA Cares Fund and how it will help people who need care and their loved ones in the future.

Panelists: Kristen Maki, WA Cares Fund Community Relations & Outreach Program Manager, DSHS, Lynne Korte, Dementia Care Program-Policy Manager, HCS, Kristoffer Rhoads, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Maria Anakotta, Care Coordinator, Alzheimer’s Association of Washington, Monica Vinson, MS, CCC-SLP, CDP, Mason General Hospital.

WA Cares Basics: What Employers Need to Know

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Live captions and ASL interpretation will be available.
Panelists: Kristen Maki, WA Cares Fund Community Relations & Outreach Program Manager

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