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Caregiver Support & Relationships Roundtable - October 2, 2021

Date:
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Time:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Via Zoom
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Presents

Caregiver Support & Relationships

Roundtable

October 2, 2021 • 1-3 PM EST

Guest Speaker:  
 Cathy Little - IHMC

Cathy Little

Community Health Coordinator
Interdenominational Health Ministry Coalition (IHMC)

Cathy grew up in Rochester, NY with four sisters, two brothers and a host of foster care brothers and
sisters. Her mother was and still is a caregiver. She is her mother’s child as she assumed the role as a
caregiver when her mother-in-law’s Parkinson disease began to progress and now, she is the caregiver
for her brother who is dealing with a stroke and dementia. Like many others that care for loved ones.
Cathy has no formal training. She gets frustrated with the system and overwhelmed many days. She
tries to operate from a place of compassion and ask God daily for guidance, wisdom, patience, peace
and love. She has been married to her best friend for 35 years and they are the proud parents of
two beautiful adult daughters and two amazing grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her
grandchildren, adult coloring, cooking, baking, word search puzzles, reading, gardening, napping and
some forms of exercise.

She is a Servant Leader at heart and enjoys serving in her church and the community.
One of her favorite scriptures that she meditates on as a caregiver is: Philippians 4:6-7 Do not be
anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present
your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your
hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Cathy is the Program Coordinator for the Interdenominational Health Ministry Coalition (IHMC)
and the Baby Safe Sleep Coalition a program of the Jewish Family Service. Both jobs provide her the
opportunity to help others in our community. 

Breakout Sessions:  

Edith Diane Reynolds     Tracy Mieszczak    Rev. John Snider

Edith Diane Reynolds

Rochester Support Group

Co-Lead

 

Tracy Mieszczak

Rochester Support Group

Volunteer

 

Rev. John Snider

Executive Pastor

Two Rivers Church


The Caregiver Support & Relationships Roundtable is to exchange information, ideas, and perspectives

about caregiver support and relationships. The event will include breakout sessions, an opportunity for patients, 

caregivers, and medical professionals to share information about what information or resources they would need as

caregivers.


 

Join the Zoom Roundtable

https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZArcO2hrj8qH9dK5M3NPp07BreqMSMuoj3L

 


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


If you have any questions, please contact Tri-State 1-800-867-0885 or
Marilyn Sibley (585) 234-0398 or (585) 723-1026 - RochesterNY@sclerodermatristate.org





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