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Eldercare Caregiving

Healthy You Programs



Eldercare Support Seminars will cover topics surrounding eldercare with a focus on supporting the caregiver. Each onsite program will include a healthy lunch. Registration is required.



Eldercare Webinar: Navigating the Resource Maze

September 19, 2017, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

This webinar will cover:

  • Family caregivers and what they worry about
  • You are a family caregiver—now what? Getting started
  • Basic Choices: Stay at Home, Senior Housing and Out of Pocket Costs
  • Making the right decisions

RSVP to receive call instructions.


Financial and Legal Matters Surrounding the Care of a Loved One: Have Your Cake and Eat It Too!

Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center

Presenter: David S. Corman from Generations Asset Preservation
Description: Learn the overview of both pre-emptive and emergency strategies that can protect everything. This will include the proper legal documents and financial rules that must be followed to accomplish your family’s goals.

Registration required, lunch will be provided.


Transitions in Care: How to Be a Non-Medical Advocate

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center

Presenter: Melanie Jones and Susan Weinstein from HouseWorks
Description: Our goal in this session is to educate you in putting together an effective care team to help guide you through transitions in care.  Using your care team to think systematically to help you make informed and thoughtful decisions should avoid crisis planning.

Registration required, lunch will be provided.



In addition to the Eldercare Support programs, HouseWorks professionals are available to answer your specific eldercare questions. Please direct your inquiry to the BC Faculty/Staff Assistance Program at 617–552–3340 or