The Impact of Supporting Working Caregivers

The “silver tsunami” of baby boomers are reaching their end-of-life, causing a massive impact on the lives of their adult children. These children try to balance work responsibilities with the needs of their parents leading to absentee and presentee challenges in the workplace.

  • Webinar
    Mar 8, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

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The “silver tsunami” of baby boomers are reaching their end-of-life, causing a massive impact on the lives of their adult children. These children try to balance work responsibilities with the needs of their parents leading to absentee and presentee challenges in the workplace.

This webinar presentation will explore the following questions:

1. How much of an impact are caregiving responsibilities having on your employee and business?
2. What are industry leaders doing to address these costs?
3. Why did the City of Emeryville prioritized eldercare support?
4. What is the impact of eldercare support for employees and the City of Emeryville?
5. How will the impact of eldercare support be measured?

Hear about this initiative in this pre-Forum webinar.

Meet the speakers:

Lisa Lopez, Human Resources Director, City of Emeryville

Lisa Lopez is currently the Human Resources Director for the City of Emeryville. She has worked in the public sector HR field for over 10 years.

Jeff Newman, MD, MPH, Adjunct Professor, Institute on Health & Aging at UCSF

Jeff Newman, MD, MPH is an Adjunct Professor at the Institute on Health & Aging at UCSF. His current research foci are healthy aging, advance care planning, and occupational health.

Colt Stander, Founder and CEO of Clutch

Colt Stander is the founder and CEO of Clutch. After becoming one of the only industrial designers to ever graduate from Harvard Business School, he has spent his time building solutions to help people live healthier lives.