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Caring for Caregivers

Caring for Caregivers



Astoria, OR

Caring for the Care Givers:
An Afternoon of Food, Fun and Laughter, for Care Givers of Children with Special Needs

Featuring the wise and funny “Shut Up Sisters,” authors of: "Shut Up About Your Perfect Kid! A Survival Guide for Ordinary Parents of Special Children."

In a perfection-preoccupied planet sisters Gina Gallagher and Patricia Konjoian speak openly about the frustrations, joys and challenges they face as parents of children with disabilities. This refreshingly frank and enjoyable presentation has participants laughing out loud and celebrating the joys, gifts and milestones of parenting children with special needs.

Lunch will be provided! Raffle prizes and free hand/neck massages! Limited child care available!

Date:  Saturday, November 10, 2012

Time:  12 noon – 5:00 pm, 

Place: Astoria Middle School, Astoria OR  (please note: this is a change in location!)

Suggested Donation:  $8 (Additional fee for childcare)


Pre-Registration REQUIRED
(to plan for lunch and child care). To Pre-Register, or for questions, contact the ASO office by email by clicking here, or call Brandi Lindstrom at (503) 791-1678.  IN ORDER TO PLAN FOR LUNCH, PRE-REGISTRATION ENDS ON WED, 11/7 AT 6PM! Please RSVP as soon as possible.