Caregiver Support: Finances

The stresses and challenges of caring for others are numerous and can take their toll, affecting the caregiver and the one receiving care, as well as the caregiver's family, friends and workplace.  This discussion group provides space and time to share, connect, and rejuvenate, with emphasis on adult/elder caregiving.

Come share your experiences and feel the support of others who know what it's like. 

For this session, we'll be joined by Doug Wright, from Wiltshire Financial, to hear his advice on issues related to finances around caregiving (yours and your care recipient's).

Our Presenter: As a financial planner, educator and author, Doug Wright has been helping individuals, families and business owners meet their financial planning needs for over 20 years. He currently serves as President and Financial Planner with Wiltshire Financial Management Inc. in HRM, a company he founded in 2011. Doug has extensive experience in retirement and estate planning, cash flow management, insurance and investments. He is a graduate of Dalhousie University earning his Bachelor of Commerce Degree as well as Saint Mary’s University, where he received his Bachelor of Education Degree, specializing in Math. Doug’s experience and broad range of industry knowledge is recognized throughout Nova Scotia, where he has worked with individuals, multi-generational families, local businesses, and charities.  He is a recreational musician and practices and instructs karate in his spare time. He is also chairman of the board of SSG (Support Services Group), a non-profit support group for people with disabilities.​


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