Family Caregiving Highlights in Virtual World News

The Family Caregiving Community of Practice celebrated National Caregivers Month with two virtual special events at the LiveAbility House in Second Life: “A Personal Perspective on Animal Assisted Therapy” presented by Deb Sellers of Kansas State University, and “Family Caregivers Coffee Hour” which offered peer interaction and a look at eXtension resources for caregivers.

Looking ahead, watch for monthly special events presented by eXtension in Second Life, beginning January 18, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. ET with “Teaching Financial Literacy Through Immersive Role Play: A Visit to the Isle of Financial Capability.”

If you are new to Second Life, please contact to schedule a personalized orientation session.