Virtual Caregiver Conference to navigate barriers, issues surrounding dementia

Health News

WATCH: Full interview with Tim Sheahan, Executive Director of Alzheimer's Association

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The 17th Annual Alzheimer’s Association New Mexico Chapter Caregiver Conference will be virtual this year and will coverc the broad spectrum of issues surrounding dementia caregiving. This free event is for both professional and family caregivers.

Story continues below

Alzheimer’s Association New Mexico Chapter Executive Director Tim Sheahan highlights the details of this event. This year’s theme of the Caregiver Conference is “Breaking Down Barriers: Exploring Challenges in Caregiving” with the event being held on November 6, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Those who participate in the conference will be provided with useful information designed to improve the caregiving experience and help them navigate past barriers they may be facing. To register for the virtual conference, visit or call 505-266-4473.

The Alzheimer’s Association offers free programs, resources, and services to families who are facing the disease. Their Helpline is available 24/7 at 1-800-272-3900. For more information and resources, visit

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on

New Mexico Hourly Forecasts ⟶

Albuquerque Hourly Forecast

Don't Miss


Photo Galleries


News Resources - Maps