Today (Tuesday, March 1) is the last day to register at the early bird rate for Ed-U-Care‘s Compassion Fatigue symposium scheduled for 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on April 1 at Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, 9200 Inwood Road.
The organization provides programs and volunteer opportunities for groups and families that have traditionally been marginalized or neglected including older LGBT adults.
The symposium, officially titled “Compassion Fatigue Awareness, Education Cultural Humility Training for Caregivers,” is designed to educate and teach seal-healing methods for those who provide care. Professionals who can receive CEU credits for the day as well as individuals who are caring for an elderly parent or a partner with an ongoing condition.
AIDS Arms and Lambda Legal are among the sponsors. The Dallas area Alzheimer’s Association, Parkinson’s Society and Senior Source are some of the others presenting the symposium.
Early bird registration is $30. After that it’s $35. The price includes two catered meals.