Nov. 21—The Institute for Healthy Aging at Keiro and Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple (Nishi Hongwanji) Adult Buddhist Association will present the 10th "Caring for the Caregiver" Conference and Resource Fair, to be held at Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, 815 E. First St., Los Angeles, 90012. Sponsored by Keiro Senior HealthCare and Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Betsuin with partial funding from the Takayama Foundation and California Community Foundation, the conference will include a resource fair, presentations on important caregiving topics, complimentary attorney and pharmacy consultations by appointment, massages, nutrition consultations, and lunch. Simultaneous Japanese translation is sponsored in part by Lighthouse, with translation headsets available on a first requested, first served basis. Caregiving presentations will include "Senior Moments or Alzheimer's? 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease" by Patty Barnett Mouton, director of education and public policy at the Alzheimer's Association Orange County Chapter; "Who Pays for Long-Term Care?" by Cheryl Yoshida Meronk, MSG, chief executive officer of the Council on Aging - Orange County; and "Legal Issues of Caregiving - Bringing Families Together or Tearing Them Apart" by Steven Awakuni, Esq. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., and the program runs from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. To RSVP, please visit www.keiro.org/caregiverconference, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Judy Shiroma at (323) 980-2352.
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