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The Family Caregiver Day at the Capitol is for family caregivers, friends, and supporters to learn about current issues and policies affecting caregiving. The Arizona Caregiver Coalition will present the David Besst Award to an individual whose works and deeds have served to improve the quality of life for family caregivers and has inspired us to greater heights.

  • Location: In 2021 we will have a virtual event (Zoom)
  • There will be raffle prizes
  • Two interactive breakout sessions: attendees will meet in small groups to share stories
  • Click here to REGISTER

Key Agenda Items:

  • 9:30 Welcome and Introductions
  • Key themes:
    • Advocating for caregivers – how to advocate and communicate your story
    • Important issues in caregiving
    • Sharing caregiver stories
    • Build your support network
  • 1:00 pm Close

arizona caregiving expert brandon baxter helps on the board of directors

Moderator: Brandon Baxter, Programs Manager NACOG Area Agency on Aging; President Arizona Caregiver Coalition

Welcome and Keynote: Dana Marie Kennedy, State Director AARP Arizona

Presentation on advocacy, how to frame your message: Brendon Blake, Sr Program Specialist, AARP Arizona




How many people can attend?
This is a virtual event and registration will be available to caregivers and professionals statewide.

How can I sign up for respite services?
Call or e-mail us to ask about our respite vouchers.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please call the Caregiver Resource Line at 888-737-7494 or email

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