Caregiver Journey Webinar | 07/20/23

The Caregiver Journey: Everything Caregivers Need to Know About Adaptive Clothing

In this Caregiver Journey Conversation with Carallel, we have some real talk about adaptive clothing.

Matt Perrin, Director of Caregiver Engagement at Carallel, is joined by Andrea Wurster, Vice President of Product and Partnerships at Silverts Adaptive Apparel, and Ron Beleno, a renowned aging and caregiving advocate, for this lively discussion. They cover what adaptive clothing and footwear is, where we can find it, what to look for, and how it can improve quality of life for us as caregivers and the ones we’re caring for.

Andrea Wurster VP Product and Partnerships, Silverts

Silverts, a leader in adaptive apparel and footwear, has been providing adaptive apparel since 1930. Andrea leads product and partnership throughout North America for the company.

Ron Beleno Brand Ambassador and Caregiver Champion

Ron spent a decade caring for his father who was living with Alzheimer’s Disease. In addition to his work as a Brand Ambassador for Silverts, he is a renowned Caregiver Champion across Canada.

Matt Perrin Director of Caregiver Engagement, Carallel

Matt spent 8+ years as a family caregiver for his mother who was living with Alzheimer’s Disease. At Carallel, Matt drives the digital content development and distribution strategy. His focus is on supporting caregivers by providing the practical, relatable, and informative perspective people need — wherever they may be in their journey of caring for a loved one.

Contact Carallel if you’re a health plan, healthcare provider, or employer, and see how our human led + tech enabled service will make you the leader in your industry when it comes to supporting caregivers.

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