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Veterans and Caregivers Aging Well Series

Veterans and Caregivers Aging Well Series

Recorded Sessions

Elderwerks and the Veterans Assistance Commission of McHenry County put together a series of educational seminars to help veterans and at-home caregivers.  

Veterans Benefits
Presented by Michael Iwanicki, Superintendent, VAC McHenry County

A discussion of programs offered by the VBA and VHA to support veterans and their spouses such as adaptive housing grants, VHA grants for medically needed adaptations, in-home care, day care, and more.


Local Resource Panel
Presented by

Jane Dorfner,
Assistant Superintendent VAC McHenry County

Jennifer Prell, President & Founder, Elderwerks Educational Services

Sarah Schrempf, Executive Director, Senior Care Volunteer Network McHenry County

An introduction to local resources and services.



Family Caregiver Support
Presented by Chris Petrik, RN BS,     Training Specialist, Elderwerks Educational Services

Caregivers will learn some tips on selfcare and resources to help them with the care of a loved one at home.



Hidden Heroes Program 
Presented by Theresa Coomer and the Elizabeth Dole Foundation

The Hidden Heroes Program addresses the needs of veterans and their caregivers.



Legal Issues Faced by Older Adults and/or Disabled Veterans and Their Families Panel Discussion
Presented by:

Randall Tyner, Assistant Attorney General,  Illinois Attorney General's Office

Melissa Wick, Elder Law Attorney, Wick Elder Law, PC

Gregory Barry, Attorney at Zukowski, Rogers, Flood & McArdle and
Public Guardian and Public Administrator of McHenry County


Congratulations to Pam H. and Dianne A.!  They attended the Veterans & Caregivers Aging Well presentations and were chosen as winners of the Mission BBQ gift cards.


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