Gary Barg still remembers his “aha!” moment, the one that set him on his current path nearly 20 years ago.
“I was living in Atlanta and spent a month in South Florida, visiting my mom. She had become what I now call a ‘serial caregiver’ — first for my father, who died from bone cancer; and, by the time I came down for that month, for my elderly grandparents,” he recalls. “My grandfather was in the early stages of dementia.”
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‘FEARLESS CAREGIVER CONFERENCE’
When: Today, 8:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Charles and Rae Kane Center, 900 S.E. Salerno Road, Stuart
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