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The Caregiving Crisis: How to Support Your Workforce Now and into the Future

The Caregiving Crisis:
How to Support Your Workforce Now and into the Future

August 20, 2024 | 12 p.m.–1 p.m. CT

A special joint webinar for NWI & WELCOA members only!
One in five employees is currently caring for another adult, and this number is expected to rise dramatically over the next six years as more than 4 million Americans reach age 65 each year. Caregivers can experience significant increases in stress, anxiety and depression during this difficult time. Furthermore, increased absences, decreased work output and attrition due to lack of employer support has been the norm. Both workers and workplaces are impacted due to adult caregiving responsibilities, but it doesn't have to be this way. Let's have a conversation about how workplaces can care for their caregivers now and into the future.
Learning Objectives
Following this webinar, you will be able to:
    • explain the business case for workplaces to invest in and provide support for employees who are caregivers.
    • identify benefits and resources that have been shown to have the most impact for caregivers and employers.
    • list steps to provide more support and resources for caregivers in their workplace.
Registration Info
LIVE Webinar: FREE for NWI & WELCOA members only. Includes 1 continuing education credit.

Join NWI now and receive access to this live webinar and to recordings of past NWI webinars!
Continuing Education Credit (CEC)
and Webinar Recording
This webinar is eligible for 1 CEC and pre-approved for: NWI CWP (Category 1), ACSM, CHES/MCHES (Category I), SHRM-CP, & SHRM-SCP. View NWI's CEC Info page for more details.

You must complete the Evaluation + CEC Request Form within 5 days of attending the full live webinar to earn your CEC certificate.

Current members will also have access to the webinar recording when its posted in the NWI Members-only On-demand Webinar Library (typically within 24 hours of the live webinar) and WELCOA On-demand Events page.

Webinar Presenter
Candice Smith
Founder & Director, Caregiven
Candice Smith is the founder and director of Caregiven an integrated support platform and mobile app that provides emotional well-being support and practical guidance to adults caring for other adults.

What began with Candice’s personal pledge that no other daughter would feel as she did when caring for her father has become her life’s work. She was named a “Woman of the Year” by Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Magazine, recipient of an American Heart Association’s Empowered to Serve grant and was awarded a Distinguished Talent Visa by Australia for her work with Caregiven. She currently is an advisor or Board member to several start-ups, early-stage companies, and nonprofits.