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    Category: Duke/UNC IDEAS Forum Duke Caregiver Community Event

    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

    9 hours

    Duke/UNC IDEAS Forum

    Sheraton Imperial Hotel
    4700 Emperor Blvd
    Durham, NC 27703

    This in-person event features concurrent education sessions for general attendees and a special track of educational sessions for professionals. Lunch is included for all. Our conference will inform you about a variety of support options that can assist you in your caregiving journey from Duke Health and in the community. Join us on September 7, 2023, at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham, North Carolina.

    A Day of Education, Support, and New Ideas

    Along with presentations throughout the day from experts in caregiving and wellness, we’ll have these and other activities at our event.

    DukeWELL-ness Clinic
    15-minute wellness visit to check your cholesterol, blood pressure, cardiovascular health, and more.

    “Creating a Safe Space” Demonstration Area
    Experts showcase examples of potential hazards in an older adult's living space and how to make changes for a safer environment.

    More than 80 Community Resource Organizations
    Walk our show floor and meet representatives from groups that offer services for assisted living, legal needs, maintaining an active lifestyle, and more.

    Switching Roles Photo Gallery
    These intimate images explore themes of love, support, and resilience, offering a thought-provoking look at the human experience and the nature of family—-a reflection on the power of the human spirit.

    Pop-Up Mini-Sessions
    These quick caregiver mini-sessions are designed to give short bites of helpful information to assist you during your caregiving role.