Friday’s Video Chat: Family Caregivers Talk Career and Caregiving



On Friday, January 10th at 3:00 pm ET, I have been invited by Denise Brown from to join her and three other family on weekly video chat.  This week four different Caregivers talk about juggling a career and their Caregiving responsibilities. To watch the discussion, hosted by Denise Brown from simply click here!   

Denise Brown Denise Brown began working with family caregivers in 1990 and launched in 1996 to help and support family Caregivers.  Through her  blog, Denise  share’s words of comfort and offer coping strategies and tips. Denise is also an accomplished Author and Public Speaker. If you have not visited, now is a great time to do so!

Below is Friday’s guest list:

–Chris (me), who works for a social service agency and cares for his partner. Chris blogs on and on his website, The Purple Jacket. Follow Chris on Twitter: @TheBowTieGuy

–Heather, a long-distance caregiver for her father who works for a regional medical center. You can listen to Heather talk about her Caregiving experience here. Follow Heather on Twitter: @HeatherSlutzky

–Shanika, a freelance multimedia copywriter in which she combines her skills as in 2D animation, illustration, and interactive media with web copy to create visually engaging sales messages. She works part-time from home in the mountainous area of Lithonia, Georgia, where she takes care of both her parents, Emmitt and Johnnie Journey, and her one year old son, Antonio. Follow Shanika on Twitter: @ShanikaJourney

Trish, who cares for her brother, works as a legal administrator. You can read her blog on and on and connect with her on Twitter, @robertssister1.

See you on Friday!


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