In 2016, we continue to provide getaways to caregivers while producing UNDERSUNG, a remarkable film by Adam Larsen. We have 10 getaways scheduled. Check back regularly for reflections on their respite experiences. 

 

 
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Elizabeth Aquino, a past recipient of a CAREGIFTED Getaway, has been an active member of the epilepsy community, founding a non-profit foundation called PACE (People Against Childhood Epilepsy) that raised several million dollars for cutting edge research and eventually folded into CURE. She also served on the board of several non-profits serving the special needs community, including The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles and Realm of Caring. 

 Poet, Mother, Advocate: Chrisitanne Balk speaks with Suzanne Edison

Christianne Balk is a poet, mother, and advocate for her grown daughter with Cerebral Palsy. You can find her online here. Her new book of poems, The Holding Hours, is now out.

UNDERSUNG Premiere & Trailer Released

UNDERSUNG, a film by Adam Larsen and Heather McHugh, will premiere in Vancouver, Canada at the DOXA Documentary Film Festival on Sunday, May 8th at 3:00 pm. CAREGIFTED is bringing 4 of the caregivers featured in the film (and also recipients of getaways) to participate in the opening celebration.