Lauren Spiglanin is a leading authority in elder care management and specializes in helping people challenged by Alzheimer’s and dementia. Combining a mix of genuine compassion, professional integrity, and an innate ability to communicate with her clients, Lauren has been providing care givers with peace of mind and advocacy for their loved ones since 2009. She is CEO of Family Connect Care, a sought after care manager, and Certified Gerontologist (UC Davis). She is a member of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers, maintains state certification as a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly and Chairs the Health and Wellness Committees for the Palos Verdes and Torrance Area Chambers of Commerce. And in 2014 she was named the Long Term Care expert for Torrance Localista Magazine.
Most importantly, Lauren provides education and support to help the chronologically gifted navigate their next stage of life no matter where they are in the process right now. Through speaking events and support groups, Lauren is dedicated to helping families navigate the choices and challenges they face as caregivers, by teaching them how to handle family dynamics, ensure proper care is given and effectively communicate with someone who has dementia. Lauren provides family support and offers placement, transition and in-home care management services.
Her recent long term care and dementia articles include:
- What You Need to Know About Alzheimer’s and Long-Term Care Planning
- Caring for a Loved One With Dementia – Coping, Compassion and Understanding
Her upcoming events include:
- Dementia Discussion Trump National Golf Club September 23
- The Many Dimensions of Dementia October 7
- “Coffee and Compassion” Torrance Dementia Meetup October 13
- Support Strength and Spirit A Grief Loss and Support Group October 21
When families hire me, they became a part of me. My patients’ self-respect and dignity will never be compromised…ever. — Lauren Spiglanin, Founder Family Connect Care