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The Empowered Caregiver Network
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"In the United States alone, more ...
"In the United States alone, more than 65 million caregivers support their dependent loved ones day in and day out with precious little assistance from existing health care organizations or local communities," said Jay Kraker, founder of the Empowered Caregiver Network.
"Many caregivers cannot find sufficient time away from their loved ones to take care of themselves," explained Kraker
, who has served as primary caregiver for his
wife, Susan, for 21 years.
"Yet, if we do not take care of ourselves first, we cannot possibly care for our loved ones successfully for the long haul.
"That's one reason the concept of Virtual Support Groups is so powerful and essential within the caregiver community.
All a caregiver has to do to participate in a Virtual Support Group is to make a phone call and join the conversation."
In addition to providing Virtual Support Groups and a blog for caregivers, ECN
will facilitate the formation of local chapters of Empowered Caregivers
," said Kraker
Empowered Caregiver Network
Second Saturday | Disability 101
Jay Kraker, entrepreneur, founder and director of The Empowered Caregiver; caregiver of a spouse with M.S.
Vice-President Communications, Jay ...
Vice-President Communications, Jay Kraker
Jay Kraker, Director
Jay Kraker, Director
Jay Kraker, Vice President ...
Jay Kraker, Vice President Communications
Vice President Communications, Jay Kraker
presented the results of the online survey.
The number of respondents was 75.
The incentive for HAL-PC members to participate is a 1-year extension of membership.
Donations are still needed to pay for the membership dues.
reminded the Board that the HAL-PC Website is still being redeveloped and support from identified Board Members for different parts of the Website such as HALNet, etc., is needed.
for his presentation and his work on the Website.
is hopeful that a published magazine will again be in HAL-PC's future.