An Organized (after)Life

An Organized (after)Life

 
 
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Jennifer Gumbel is an estate planning attorney who practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, real estate, and business entities. She earned her J.D. from Drake University Law School in Iowa and practices in Minnesota at Hoversten, Johnson, Beckmann & Hovey, LLP.  When she is not working at the firm, Jennifer writes blog articles on her topics of expertise and records her podcast, An Organized (after)Life. She is passionate about helping people organize and manage their estates after losing someone they love and empowering people to leave the best legacy possible.

Jennifer joins me to share how to organize your assets and finances to be prepared for the afterlife. She shares how having a plan in place can help family members know what to expect and find some grounding amid grief. Jennifer also highlights how you can normalize the conversation about estate planning, so it doesn’t have to be a taboo topic for you and your family. 

“Acknowledging that you don’t get forever can really alter how you look at things, how you approach your day to day life.” – Jennifer Gumbel

This week on JeriTalk:

  • What probate is and what an organized afterlife looks like
  • The importance of strategizing your legal to-do list and what that list should include
  • Two different types of assets that most people will have when they pass away
  • What to keep in mind as a blended family when thinking about estates
  • Best practices for understanding and organizing your assets
  • How an attorney can serve as a valuable partner throughout the process
  • How often you should revisit your estate plan and assets
  • First steps for getting started on organizing your estate plan
  • How to approach the difficult conversations that come with planning for the future

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Dealing with Conflict in Caregiving

Dealing with Conflict in Caregiving

 
 
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Conflict is inevitable, and it is never fun. However, while conflict is simply a part of life, there is a human tendency to fear it and avoid it at all costs, preventing teams from reaching their full potential and providing the best support possible for the people in their care. To fight the instinct to run from conflict, you must equip yourself with the tools and resources you need to effectively address difficult situations that arise along your caregiving journey.

Today, I discuss the topic of conflict within the caregiving community and why so many people fail to address it. I highlight the role that communication plays in mitigating conflict and ways to ensure that you are respecting the perspectives of others instead of merely placing blame when things go wrong. I also highlight what can happen if we fail to plan as caregivers and why I push for care plans even before a crisis occurs.

“When caregiving is involved, conflict brings forth its own unique challenges.” – Kelly Adams


This week on JeriTalk:

  • Four key aspects of caregiving that often lead to conflict and seven strategies for responding to conflict
  • Why clear communication is vital in high-stress situations and tips for improving your communication in your caregiving role
  • Why I believe in developing a care team with defined roles and responsibilities for each person
  • Different factors that can influence our perspectives and the unique way we see the world 
  • Why dealing with conflict can be even more difficult than attempting to prevent it
  • What holding space looks like, why it is essential, and how it can help us move away from defensive tendencies
  • Ways to demonstrate understanding and the importance of being willing to listen
  • The importance of taking ownership for your role in a situation and why I recommend using “I” statements
  • Why you may need a third-party to serve as a mediator to conflict


Resources Mentioned:


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Caregiving with COVID-19

Caregiving with COVID-19

 
 
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Dr. Justin Vines is a practicing PCP at Total Healthcare, located at the Russell Medical Foundation in Alexander City, Alabama. Dr. Vines earned his medical degree and completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Alabama and is passionate about his work with families and caregivers as well as his commitment to patient care.

Dr. Vines joins me again today to discuss COVID-19, what it is, and why it’s considered a ‘novel’ virus. We discuss what caregivers need to know to help keep the spread of the coronavirus at a minimum for themselves and their loved ones. We discuss what social distancing is, what it truly means, and how it can help minimize the risk of spreading novel viruses like COVID-19. We also discuss how practicing good hygiene habits, like regularly washing your hands and sanitizing surfaces, can help prevent the spread of COVID-19 as well as when you should consider calling your doctor if you think you’re presenting symptoms of coronavirus.

“We don’t have an effective treatment or an effective cure or vaccine for COVID-19 right now, so an ounce of prevention is a pound of cure. If you can prevent ever being exposed to it, that’s our best option right now.” – Dr. Justin Vines

This week on JeriTalk:

  • What COVID-19 is and why it’s considered a novel virus
  • Why COVID-19 is a dangerous virus for the elderly and people with compromised immune systems and why there are more confirmed cases in the older population than in pediatric patients
  • What is social distancing and why it’s a critical practice during global pandemics
  • What caregivers need to consider when caring for their elderly loved ones during the COVID-19 outbreak
  • Determining when to visit your physician if you think you or your loved one present symptoms of COVID-19
  • What caregivers can do to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus
  • How we can stay socially connected during times of quarantines and statewide lockdowns
  • Personal hygiene best practices and why using masks and hand sanitizers is not the only way to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Resources Mentioned:


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Understanding Home Health and Hospice

Understanding Home Health and Hospice

 
 
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Buffy Lovelady is the Care Transition Coordinator at Encompass Health, a national network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health facilities, and hospice agencies dedicated to providing high-quality, cost-effective integrated care to patients, providers, and caregivers. Buffy has over 20 years of experience in the nursing field with over 15 years in the home health and hospice industry. She is passionate about ensuring patients and caregivers receive the quality healthcare they deserve.

Buffy joins me today to discuss the difference between home health and hospice services. We discuss the myths and misconceptions about home health and hospice services, how to qualify for each type of service, and the various costs associated with using these services. We discuss why it’s critical for hospital patients to receive transitional care after being discharged and how it can help prevent future hospitalizations. We also discuss what patients and caregivers can expect from receiving hospice care, the resources available to hospice patients, and the various services patients can decline while receiving hospice care.

“If you don’t continue to show a decline on hospice and you stable out and continue to do well – we discharge you from hospice.” – Buffy Lovelady

This week on JeriTalk:

  • What drew Buffy to work in the home health and hospice services industry
  • What sets Encompass Health apart from other home health and hospice agencies
  • The difference between home health services versus hospice care services
  • The criteria to qualify for home health services and the steps caregivers should take to start the process
  • The importance of transitional care for patients
  • The various types of services available for home health patients and the costs associated with using home health services
  • The difference between home health services and private sitting services
  • Debunking the myths and misconceptions around hospice care
  • Managing patient pain during hospice care
  • Resources available to patients on hospice and the services patients can choose not to utilize while receiving hospice care
  • Buffy’s advice to family caregivers on navigating home health and hospice care

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Partnering with your Primary Care Physician

Partnering with your Primary Care Physician

 
 
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Dr. Justin Vines is a primary care physician currently practicing at Total Healthcare at the Russell Medical Foundation in Alexander City, Alabama. He obtained his medical degree and completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Dr. Vines is passionate about his work with families and his commitment to patient care.

Dr. Vines joins me today to discuss why it’s crucial for patients to view their primary care physician as a healthcare and caregiving partner. We discuss his perspective on common misconceptions around what it truly means to practice family medicine and why he believes PCP’s are a patient’s first line of defense against serious illnesses. We discuss the role that your primary care physician plays in managing and caring for your aging loved one and when you should visit your PCP regarding health-related concerns. We also discuss some of the common chronic health conditions and concerns caregivers should be aware of, the importance of educating yourself on these concerns, and the top four tools he recommends to all family caregivers.


“Because of that relationship that we form – we are a resource for the caregiver as much as for the person receiving care.” – Dr. Justin Vines


This week on JeriTalk:

  • Demystifying common misconceptions on the role of PCP’s and what practicing family medicine truly means
  • How PCP’s can serve as a patient’s first line of defense against serious health concerns
  • What family caregivers need to understand about their relationship with their loved one’s PCP
  • Why it’s okay to speak with the family PCP about sensitive concerns – even when your family member isn’t present
  • The importance of considering PCP’s as a partner in your loved one’s health
  • When you should consult with your loved one’s physician about health-related concerns
  • Common chronic illnesses, diseases, and disorders that caregivers need to be aware of
  • The importance of being honest and open with your physician
  • The four most valuable tools for family caregivers
  • The importance of ensuring caregivers understanding their role as a patient advocate


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Understanding Medicaid

Understanding Medicaid

 
 
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Today I am joined by Tammy Bruce of Crowne Healthcare Brown’s Nursing and Rehab to talk all things Medicaid.

With confidence I think I can say one of the MOST confusing aspects of caring for an aging senior is insurance. And honestly, I have worked with so many difference providers of long term care insurance, traditional health insurance, and government insurance…its all confusing. But as confusing as it is, we have to understand it. At least enough to avoid errors.

You may be thinking, “I’m not going to put mom in the nursing home.” As an advocate for aging in place, I completely commend that and want to support your efforts. But I also very much believe that sometimes the best laid plans do not go as we hoped. Having all of the information to make the best decisions for your family, is so important. This is one area where we really need to have the information so we can plan for the unexpected. Medicaid does a look back for 5 years and if mom’s finances have not been properly handled, it can be a complete and total mess.

As I started to plan this episode and gather as much information as possible, I thought, who better to walk us through the Medicaid application process than a billing professional.

Tammy has 7.5 years of experience billing all payer sources of the nursing home and before that worked for 23 years in banking. Even on the banking side she worked with Medicaid on account audits so her understanding of the process is a huge asset to our listeners.

Share this episode with other caregivers who could use the resources and support through the journey. And don’t forget to subscribe so you never miss an episode! If you have a question you would like to see us answer on the podcast, drop an email to info@jericare.com.

Creating a Winning Care Team

Creating a Winning Care Team

 
 
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Don’t skip this episode! It’s so easy today to just say, “I can handle it all myself.” But the reality is no one can “do it all” especially when “it all” entails caring for an aging parent or loved one. In this episode I give you practical and specific tools to walk through creating a winning team. I’m walking you step by step on who to include, how to ask, and where to go from here. I’m evening including a football analogy! You don’t want to miss this one:)

Step #1 Creating your Roster- in this section I take you through a brainstorming exercise on how to pull people onto your care team. Who should you look to and who should you include.

Step #2 Assess the Need- Remember back in episode 9 we talked all about how the first step of creating a care plan really starts with an assessment? You’ll find that episode here at http://jericare.com/talk/podcast/careplanning/. In it I focus on 6 main categories that I look at when assessing a clients needs: safety(find my safety checklist here), financial, estate and legal, food and nutrition, general health(medications, drs), and social/spiritual. Okay I lied, there are really 7 and in that episode I even go into the ADLs/IADLs I look at. Go back to listen to the episode so you don’t miss anything!

Step #3 Assessing your Team- we pick players for our team based on their unique skills and abilities and match them to the position they are best suited for. Don’t ask the neighbor who doesn’t have a reliable care, to take mom to the doctor.

Step #4 Ask for Help and Assigning Responsibility- hands down the hardest. Asking for help is not easy to do but remember that people really do want to help, they just don’t know how.

Learning to Care for Yourself While Caring for Others with Dana Walters

Dana Walters

Learning to Care for Yourself While Caring for Others with Dana Walters

 
 
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Today’s episode is a repeat of one of our very first episodes. Dana Walters is a mom, wife, hospice nurse, and daughter who became the primary caregiver to both of her parents before they died. Dana shares her story as a hospice nurse turned caregiver; the emotions, challenges, gifts along the journey, and offers some valuable insight on the importance of taking care of yourself.

As caregives its easy to put ourselves last and to try to take everything on. Dana speaks honesty about learning to ask for help, and discovering what self care looked like in the midst of caring for, and losing her mom and dad.

This is a powerful episode of the love of a daughter that will touch your heart and hopefully provide encouragement and support for others facing this journey.

Estate Planning and Elder Law with Greg Varner-Part 2

Estate Planning and Elder Law with Greg Varner-Part 2

 
 
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We are continuing our conversation with Attorney Greg Varner today and getting deep into the specifics. This is an episode you will want to listen to regardless if you have an aging loved one! Grab and pen and paper and take notes!

If you have specific questions for Greg or would like more information on Elder Law and Estate Planning, contact the Law Offices of Greg Varner at 256.354.5464 or visit the website at gregvarnerlaw.com.

Greg and his staff serve east, central Alabama including Clay County (Ashland and Linville), Coosa County (Rockford and Goodwater), Jefferson County and Shelby County, Talladega County (Talladega, Lincoln, and Sylacauga), Tallapoosa County (Alexander City and Dadeville), Chambers County (LaFayette, Lanett, and Valley), Randolph County (Roanoke, Wadley, Wedowee, and Woodland), Cleburne County (Heflin), Calhoun County (Anniston and Oxford), Etowah County (Gadsden and Rainbow City), St.Clair County (Pell City) and Elmore County (Wetumpka), and Lee County (Auburn and Opelika).

Estate Planning and Elder Law with Greg Varner-Part 1

Estate Planning and Elder Law with Greg Varner-Part 1

 
 
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Do terms like Advance Directive, Durable Power of Attorney, Guardian or Conservator confuse and overwhelm you!? Let me just say, you’re not alone!! The legal side of caring for an aging parent or loved one can be tempting to ignore solely due to its complex nature. But Attorney Greg Varner has such a great way of simplifying even the most difficult terms, to help us digest this important information to better understand the legal side of caring for an aging senior.

We’ve divided this segment into two parts, so today we talk mainly about the conversations that need to take place and we gain a better understanding of what Elder Law and Estate Planning involves. Next week we dive even deeper into the details of Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Final Wills, Conservator and Guardian to help us understand these important documents and processes.

A little about my guest Greg Varner: Greg earned his undergraduate degree from Georgia Tech where he received training in economics, international policy, and city planning.  After clerking with the Atlanta law firm, Alston & Bird, he obtained a Law Degree from Regent University School of Law in Virginia.

Greg married his wife, Kelly, and started as an associate attorney in Randolph County with a firm in Roanoke. He then opened his own law firm in Ashland in 2000, where he has since represented thousands of individuals, small businesses, family farms, and local governments throughout East Alabama. Greg has developed a reputation within the legal community for his integrity, work-ethic, and knowledge of the law. The firm has grown from a sole practitioner in rural, east Alabama (with only his wife as secretary), to its most recent size of four attorneys and five paralegal/staff members.

Greg’s clients now benefit from his twenty years of experience and knowledge garnered from thousands of prior matters and cases. Greg has represented individuals from all walks of life and all types of social, cultural and financial backgrounds.  Greg has made literally hundreds of court appearances in circuit, district, municipal and juvenile courts throughout east central Alabama.

He is admitted to practice in Alabama and the United States District Court for the Middle and Northern Districts of Alabama. Greg is a member of the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.  Greg was elected by his peers to serve as Bar Commissioner on the governing body of the Alabama State Bar, the Board of Bar Commissioners.

Greg and his staff serve east, central Alabama including Clay County (Ashland and Linville), Coosa County (Rockford and Goodwater), Jefferson County and Shelby County, Talladega County (Talladega, Lincoln, and Sylacauga), Tallapoosa County (Alexander City and Dadeville), Chambers County (LaFayette, Lanett, and Valley), Randolph County (Roanoke, Wadley, Wedowee, and Woodland), Cleburne County (Heflin), Calhoun County (Anniston and Oxford), Etowah County (Gadsden and Rainbow City), St.Clair County (Pell City) and Elmore County (Wetumpka), and Lee County (Auburn and Opelika).

Greg and his wife, Kelly, have three daughters.

Planning for the Financial Side of Care

Lee Williams Nowlin and Assoicates Wealth Management

Planning for the Financial Side of Care

 
 
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One of the biggest fears people have is outliving their money. It can be scary not only for an aging senior but also for the caregiver of that senior. Today on JeriTalk, we continue our conversation on planning for care by diving into the financial side of care planning with Lee Williams of Nowlin and Associates Wealth Management. Lee talks with us about

  • Practical tips for money management
  • Setting yourself up for good financial health regardless of income level
  • Products with additional benefits that may include care for aging seniors
  • The first steps to take when you realize mom and/or dad need assistance managing their finances

This is a great episode to help you prepare to care, not only for the aging senior in your life, but also when planning for your own care as you age. You can contact Lee for questions or to make an appointment by emailing him at lee@nowlinwm.com.

Lee Williams is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative offering securities and investment advisory services solely through Ameritas Investment Corp. (AIC). Member FINRA/SIPC, a registered broker/dealer and registered investment advisor. AIC and Nowlin and Associates Wealth Management Lee Williams are not affiliated. Additional products and services may be available through Lee Williams or Nowlin and Associates Lee Williams that are not offered through AIC. Representatives of AIC do not provide tax or legal advice. Please consult your tax advisor or attorney regarding your circumstances.

Care Planning; Start with an Assesment

Care Planning; Start with an Assesment

 
 
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Its the start of a new year and for many of us, that means working on a plan for new goals, budgets, maybe vacations, or upcoming projects. But what I find many people lack, is a Care Plan. Not sure what I’m talking about? Tune into this episode of JeriTalk where I go through step by step how to tackle a Care Plan, starting with the assessment.

PLUS, I’m offering two super valuable resources for you to download for free!!

My Safety Checklist jericare.com/talk/safetychecklist

AND

My Care Plan Assesment Worksheet jericare.com/talk/assesment

This episode is short but jam packed with information so you may need to listen to it more than once. In the coming week, we will dive deeper into a few of these categories to understand some of the more complex situations of care, starting with Lee Williams of Nowlin and Associates Wealth Management.

Caregiver Burnout with Margie Taylor, Ph.D., LPC-S

Caregiver Burnout with Margie Taylor, Ph.D., LPC-S

 
 
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Today on the podcast I talk with Margie Taylor, Ph.D., LPC-S about caregiver burnout. This is an all too real situation that many caregivers face and it so hard to take time for yourself when you are caring for someone else. Margie has such a beautiful way of explaining how we are each only human, and we can only handle so much.

Listen to this episode to learn what caregiver burnout really looks like, how to recognize it, and what to do when you are in the situation of burnout. Share this episode with a friend and subscribe to JeriTalk so you never miss an episode!

My Christmas Gift to You…

My Christmas Gift to You…

 
 
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This season can be so hard…If this is you, and today is a tough one, or its just not been the magical Christmas season that you hoped for, take a moment and listen to this short clip from my oldest son, James. I hope it touches your heart as it has mine<3

Merry Christmas, from JeriTalk!

JeriTalk is taking a break from new episodes for 12/24 and 12/31(Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve). But don’t worry we will be back with some amazing new episodes in 2020 starting Tuesday, January 7th.

Episode 6: Gift Guide for Elderly

Episode 6: Gift Guide for Elderly

 
 
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Tis the season for giving gifts, but what if you still haven’t found the perfect gift for the aging senior in your life? Fear not! Today on the podcast I give you my last minute gift guide! And to make things as easy as possible, I’m linking below where you can buy some of them online!

Episode 5: When Roles Reverse with Jenny Luttrell

Episode 5: When Roles Reverse with Jenny Luttrell

 
 
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Today on the podcast I’m joined by my friend Jenny Luttrell who talks about the changes in roles she had to face during her mother’s cancer diagnosis. Changing from the role of being cared for, to ultimately, the one caring for the parent, can take a tole on our relationships as well as our mental and emotional well being.

Jenny has a beautiful way of talking about this subject and she opens up on how she managed through such a trying time. Her mother passed away from her illness but even in the end, their family found such an amazing way to celebrate her life. Click the link to listen to our conversation.

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Episode 4: Palliative Care with Dr. Michael Gabriel

Episode 4: Palliative Care with Dr. Michael Gabriel

 
 
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Today on the podcast, we talk with Dr. Michael Gabriel, Lead Physician in Connecticut and New York for Aspire Healthcare, on the subject of Palliative Care. Dr. Gabriel explains what Palliative Care really is, dispels some myths, and gives us some great resources. Topics around chronic illness and even death can be hard, but its so important to arm ourselves with knowledge to navigate these conversations with confidence. You don’t want to miss this episode!

Resources shared on the show are linked below:

Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) sponsors the website https://getpalliativecare.org/ with consumer information and provider directory.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization offers information for families and caregivers through the website caringinfo.org, including downloadable Advance Directives for every state.

Episode 3: Hiring Home Caregivers

Episode 3: Hiring Home Caregivers

 
 
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Today we talk about hiring help for your aging parent. Hiring a home care aide or caregiver is not an easy decision to make, and honestly, it can be an overwhelming process. Today’s episode will help you organize your thoughts and prepare to ask the right questions to find the best caregiver to fit your needs.

This can be a tough conversation to start with your aging family member so its a good idea to start small and build your way up to a more in-depth conversation. In this episode I take you through my top tips for hiring home care and I include a free cheat sheet to help you know what questions to ask an agency at jericare.com/talk/guidetohiringhomecaregivers. This free resource will give you a great starting place for the kinds of questions you should ask when comparing caregiving agencies.

We love your feedback so send us an email at info@jericare.com or leave us a comment below!

Episode 2: Medication Management

Episode 2: Medication Management

 
 
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Pharmacist Krystal Cummings discusses caring for her aging Grandmother and the importance of managing medications.

This week on the podcast I talk to Krystal Cummings-busy mom of two, pharmacist, and primary caregiver to her Granny. This episode is FULL of great tips for managing medications, resources for caregivers, and even using a babydoll as comfort measure for an aging caregiver.

Resources mentioned in this episode are: Arlo, for video monitoring and Mobile Help, for personal emergency response system.

**Episode edited 12/10/19

Episode 1: Welcome to JeriTalk

Episode 1: Welcome to JeriTalk

 
 
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Dana Walters- becoming the caregiver to her parents during their final stages

On this very first episode of JeriTalk, Dana Walters- wife, mother, hospice nurse, health and wellness coach- talks about becoming the caregiver to both of her parents before they passed away. Dana shares her story as a hospice nurse turned caregiver; the emotions, challenges, gifts along the journey, and offers some valuable insight on the importance of taking care of yourself as caregivers. Subscribe to JeriTalk and share this episode with other caregivers to help support and equip them through the journey of caregiving. 

Introducing JeriTalk

Introducing JeriTalk

 
 
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Coming Soon

A podcast for modern caregivers juggling work, home, family, kids, and finances, all while caring for an aging parent or loved one. We know how overwhelming and stressful life can be, especially when caregiving is involved.

Jeri talk is here to provide you resources, tools and support to encourage and equip you through the journey of caregiving. Each week we will talk to a senior care expert, and caregivers, just like you, who can share valuable knowledge and tools to help you not only survive this season but thrive.