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FA Connect | The Waiting Game

FA Connect | The Waiting Game

Mar 18th, 2023, 10:00 AM
Mar 18th, 2023, 11:30 AM

 

Description:

Living with or caring for a person with FA can feel like always waiting for the other shoe to drop. This interactive support session, led by FA Caregiver and Founder of The Negative Space, Allison Breininger, will focus on what it’s like to live in the waiting.

Event Details: This event will be hosted from 10:00-11:30 a.m. Pacific Time (MST +1, CST +2, EST +3 hours)

Translation: In order to help us meet your request for live interpretation services, please register at least one week prior to the session. We will do our best to fulfill your request. A FARF staff member will email you prior to the event if we are unable to provide an interpreter.

Questions? Email Rosie Holcomb ( .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))

Speaker Bios:

Allison Breininger has been caregiver to her husband, Sean, since 2011, when he was diagnosed with Fanconi Anemia at the age of 31. Since then, Allison has been by Sean’s side through a bone marrow transplant, seven different types of cancer, and everything in between. She advocates for caregivers by writing, consulting, training, and speaking honestly and openly about the challenges and realities of the role at her site http://www.thenegativespace.life.