Membership Renewal

On November 25, 2013 By

As we move into the holiday season there will be lots of traditions: gatherings with friends and family, festive treats, and the mailbox full of holiday cards, membership renewals and donation appeals!  If you are considering making donations during this season, please consider the Alberta Caregivers Association in your selection process.  By becoming a member [...]

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Holiday Party

On November 13, 2013 By

You are cordially invited to attend the Alberta Caregivers Association’s Holiday Open House and Mixer.

Date: Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Time: 1:30 – 3:30 PM & 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Location:
Alberta Caregivers Association Office
10310-56 Street, Edmonton

Please drop in and join us for conversation and light refreshments. Your guests are welcome. [...]

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by William Tran

While the number of male caregivers have been rising in recent years, female caregivers still represent the majority in Canada,1 and while both sexes face challenges in the role of caregiver, there exist differences in the type of challenges and how they’re handled.

Perception of one’s role in relation [...]

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Caregiver Art Course

On September 30, 2013 By

Art is a creative way to explore and better understand our experiences and emotions. This art therapy workshop will provide a safe, supportive environment to examine our experiences with illness and caregiving, and to find solutions to difficulties.

When: Sat, Oct 26 from 10AM to 2PM
Location: Alberta Caregivers
Association (Fulton Place School)
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In this Issue: New Project to help caregivers tell their stories What’s New: Annual General Meeting, Alberta Health Innovation Grant, Fashion Shoe Fundraiser, Mad Hatter Spoons Tournament, Conference Invitations, Strategic Planning The Caregiver Experience: Reflections After Caring Just for Caregivers: Balancing Help & Autonomy Community Connect: Caregiver Art Course, Information Sessions & Caregiver [...]

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We’ve got a couple exciting events coming up this fall.

My fair Fashion Show

On September 26, 2013, come celebrate the ACGA’s 10th Annual Luncheon & Fashion Show Fundraiser like a star! We will be celebrating with an ‘Old Hollywood’ afternoon full of food, fashion and fun while [...]

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