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Technology Tips for Caregivers

  • Details

  • 1/29/20
  • 1 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Free
  • Ages 17+
  • Categories

  • Community
  • Educational

Event Description

The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy is holding a Technology Tips session at 901 8th AVE SE in Cedar Rapids. Technology will hold can be a useful tool for caregivers.  Learn how using video cameras can help you monitor your loved one when you are not at home.  Discover how to cast your loved one’s favorite music and shows to their care center room.  Explore helpful apps and online programs that can make your job as a caregiver a little easier.  Presentation will be led by caregivers Julie Wigner and Dave Becker, and Cedar Rapids Public Library Programming Librarian Meredith Crawford.

Registration is required.  To register for a session or to request caregiving assistance at the Family Caregivers Center while attending this event, please let us know 48 hours in advance by calling (319) 221-8866 or emailing There may be charges associated with this program.  For caregivers and care receivers ages: 18+.