Education

Partner Programs

The Iowa CareGivers partners with many different agencies and organizations. We promote and support other programs and services that can benefit or be of interest to direct care professionals and the Iowans they serve.


2018 Make Your Mark! Conference

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Registration Open!

The Make Your Mark! Conference is for individuals with disabilities who are looking to become more engaged in advocacy efforts. Whether they are looking to make changes personally, locally, statewide or federally, it is our goal to encourage Iowans with disabilities to take action and create change so they can live their best independent lives.

Learn more at: https://bit.ly/2L6RCLu


Peer Mentor Instructor Training

September 6, 2018 Kirkwood Community College
For more information, view the flyer here.

Contact Mary Ann Young at maryannyoung@iowacaregivers.org to learn more about how to arrange for a program.


Melodies Together in Harmony

“melodies is a community chorus that brightens and builds relationships for people living with dementia and their caregivers through the power of music”

Meeting time:
10:30-11:30 AM
Fourth Thursday of every month

Location:
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
8301 Aurora Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322

Questions & Sign Up:
Please contact Sara Lemke at MelodiesDM@gmail.com


No singing experience required
Music director supports and guides members to full potential
Variety of music, familiar and challenging
Dementia-aware volunteers are available to assist