WITI Presents: Connecting Caregivers - Share, Support, and Connect

Are you a caregiver seeking a supportive community where you can share experiences, gain valuable insights, and connect with others who understand the challenges and rewards of caregiving? Join us for a special WITI event designed to bring together caregivers from our community. This event will provide a safe and nurturing space for meaningful conversations and support.

Event Highlights:

Breakout Rooms: Engage in themed breakout rooms focused on different aspects of caregiving, such as caring for elderly parents, supporting children with special needs, balancing work and caregiving, and more. These sessions will foster intimate and supportive discussions tailored to your unique experiences.

Interactive Conversations: Participate in open and empathetic discussions where you can share your stories, challenges, and tips with fellow caregivers. This is a space to find understanding and support from others who are on a similar journey.

Expert Insights: Hear from guest speakers and caregiving experts who will provide valuable advice, resources, and strategies to help you navigate the complexities of caregiving. Learn about self-care practices, managing stress, and accessing support services.

Resource Sharing: Discover a wealth of resources, including helpful articles, support groups, and local services that can assist you in your caregiving role. Share your own recommendations and find new tools to make caregiving more manageable.

Join us for this heartfelt event and become part of a community that understands the dedication and compassion required in caregiving. Register today and connect with fellow caregivers who can offer support, empathy, and valuable information.

Featured Speaker(s)

Dr. Kathleen Hartman Shiverdecker has served in senior organizational leadership positions for the past 25 years in various educational and human resource roles in both public and private contexts. Kathleen and the teams she has had the privilege of supporting have designed equity-focused data utilization, recruitment, interview, selection, and performance management systems that have led to the identification of hundreds of highly qualified and diverse candidates in multi-faceted roles.
Kathleen served as a cohort facilitator for aspiring leaders at Denver University in the Morgridge College of Education’s Ritchie Executive Leaders for Successful Schools program for 10 years. Kathleen is a trained Fierce Conversations facilitator, Grief Recovery Method facilitator, and a professional photographer. She completed her doctoral degree in 2021 at Northcentral University in the field of Organizational Design. Kathleen earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education, English, and French at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership at the University of Phoenix in Colorado Springs, Colorado.