Special thanks to Mrs. Lylie Fisher, Caregiver Support Program, Area Agency on Aging, Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, for her excellent Caregiver Training for AMSS Ambassadors, on June 20, 2020. Watch the full training here (Engage@HOME) Engage@HOME is a YouTube Channel offered by Montgomery County MD's Caregiver Support program. New episodes are uploaded daily to support wellness and provide trusted updates. Engage@HOME features topical interviews, stories about quality resources, and opportunities to connect with others - all while maintaining resilience.
Engage@HOME is free to view with no special software.
Visit regularly for new episodes.
AMSS Is horrified by the recent video that shows the murder of George Floyd due to excessive police force. The death of other African Americans in similar circumstances is equally heartbreaking, unacceptable, and has to be addressed. We recognize the inequities and the systematic racism that have inflicted the lives of our Black brothers and sisters and that have been magnified in recent months by COVID-19. It has disproportionately claimed black lives and caused economic havoc in black communities.
We extend our deepest sympathy to the family and stand in solidarity with our black brothers and sisters during these challenging times. We completely reject indifference towards black peopl
The American Muslim Senior Society invites you to join the Webinar (Supporting Family Caregivers in Faith-Based Communities)
In partnership with AARP and C-TAC Date: June 17, 2020
Time: 2:00 – 3:30 PM EDT Family caregivers are facing a new set of challenges as they care for their loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is now more important than ever to support caregivers during this time of increased stress and uncertainty. During this webinar, experts will discuss the challenges of caregiving during the pandemic and shed light on community-level efforts from faith organizations to connect family caregivers with essential tools and guidance. Attendees will also hear from family caregi