A presentation on general care giving, resources, unique ideas to connect with the cared for and sources of support.Presenters:Regina Thibideau, M.Ed. a Benevilla CARES Specialist was herself a Caregiver for many years for her husband who had Alzheimer’s disease. After using Benevilla as a resource, and inspired by her own caregiving experiences, Regina went on to become an Intake/Outreach specialist, Caregiver Group Facilitator and a Caregiver Coach. She has her M.Ed., in Counseling & Human Services.Lisa Minette, LBSW Director of Lucy Anne’s Place Life Enrichment Day Program received her bachelor’s degree in social work from the University of North Dakota. Lisa’s work experience spans the generations from working with Pregnancy, Parenting and Adoptions, to outreach and including work at several nursing homes. Lucy Anne’s Place serves members in the beginning to moderate stages of Alzheimer’s and Dementia and those who care for them.