The Alliance for Community Respite Care of CLASS cordially invites you to
EXPERIENCE HEALING AND RESTORATIVE GARDENS
& LEARN ABOUT COMMUNITY RESPITE RESOURCES
Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Hope Grows, 183 Shafer Road, Moon Township, PA 15108
Join us for a tour of Hope Grows healing and restorative gardens followed by
a discussion of the importance of Respite Care for Family Caregivers
Subject matter experts will share their perspectives on such topics as caregiver health and wellness through connection to nature, and in-home and residential care replacement. This will be an open discussion and numerous resources available for professionals who work with families in need of respite, as well as family members and caregivers seeking assistance.
The Event is FREE and Open to the Public. Reservations are required. Please RSVP:
Laura Partridge at LPartridge@starmulticare.com
no later than 9:00 am on August 14, 2019
Parking is FREE at the J.A. Allard School across the street from Hope Grows.
If you or a loved one are considering Caregiver Services in Pittsburgh PA, please call and talk to the caring staff at Extended Family Care of Pittsburgh at (412) 693-6009. We will answer all of your questions.
Laura has earned her MBA in Health Care Administration from Canisius College and a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Laura has sat on three Professional Advisory Committees throughout the community, has been on the Board of Directors for a non-profit nursing home, and currently acts as an Advisory Board Member for both the Alliance for Community Respite Care and Gateway Health Plan.She is also an active committee member of the Southwestern PA Partnership on Aging, Twilight Wish Foundation and North Allegheny baseball, softball and lacrosse Boosters.Community Engagement and Education has been her passion and she enjoys teaching opportunities for the American Red Cross and a local community college as well as collaborative grant writing with various healthcare and education partners.
Raising four active children with her husband Brian, she seems to spend more free time on fields and courts than she does at home. Although they live in Pittsburgh, you will never see a Steelers logo in their home.Instead, the Bills, Sabres and some Pirates gear are more often visible. “My empathy is always for the underdog.They usually work harder than everyone else.”. –Laura Partridge
Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele