HICKORY – ACAP-Group (Grownup Youngsters of Ageing Mother and father) and United Church Houses and Companies are happy to announce the formation of a collaborative partnership, finalized Oct. 30, formalizing mutual assist between the 2 space nonprofits.
ACAP’s mission, “To supply data, companies, assist and neighborhood for grownup kids as they care for his or her getting older mother and father and for themselves,” matches effectively with UCHS, a 50-year-old trade chief amongst nonprofit senior residing communities in North Carolina and Virginia that gives reasonably priced housing, vibrant residing, various applications of outreach and compassionate companies, and serves greater than 2,000 older adults in 11 areas. UCHS is the mum or dad group of Abernethy Laurels in Newton.
The partnership will improve assist for UCHS residents, purchasers, households and employees, in addition to UCHS service space communities by way of ACAP’s month-to-month instructional applications, annual symposium and audio podcasts. The partnership additionally will assist prolong the attain of ACAP, recognized for its instructional applications that supply evidence-based data and finest practices, function native content material specialists as presenters, and join caregivers with wanted sources and others of their neighborhood who’re caring for getting older family members.
“United Church Houses and Companies really believes within the significance of the work that ACAP is doing,” mentioned Lee Syria, president and CEO of United Church Houses and Companies. “We’re excited to have the ability to assist the ACAP mission and their imaginative and prescient to develop their viewers, which aligns with the UCHS mission of offering various applications of outreach. Collectively, we can strengthen our particular person missions by positively impacting lives and increasing our attain in providing assist to getting older family members and people who look after them!”