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Here are some images from the 2018 conference, "Caring for the Caregiver." Click on an individual
photo to see the whole picture; these images are cropped.
The Resource Fair, including almost twenty local agencies and providers, greeted conference guests on the Sheraton's big lanai.
Hawaii County Office of Aging informed caregivers about the many programs that can help support their families.
Patrick Toal, from the Alzheimer's Asso-ciation on Hawaii Island, makes a good connection with conference guests.
Adriana DeGress talks about the Regency Hualalai, an assisted living, respite, and dementia care facility in Kona.
The Sheraton's Conference Center was full of interested caregivers looking forward to the day's presentations.
Keynote speaker Emme Tomimbang spoke of caring for her husband, and receiving care herself after a brain aneurysm.
The audience really appreciated what Emme had to say.
HCCN board member and former TV news anchor Roberta Wong Murray hosted the day's program.
HCCN board member Judy Bell and Heather Greenwood-Junkermeier talk about Powerful Tools for Caregivers.
AARP Community Outreach Director Jackie Boland enjoys lunch with Kona AARP volunteers.
Darin Yoshimoto helps the audience understand how dementia changes their loved one's behavior.
The caregivers had a rewarding day of education, support, and networking.
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