We're beyond excited for Allyson Schrier to join in this discussion on Clubhouse. Tune in on Thursday for a great session on Products for 50+ Startup Challenges.
On Friday Dec 3rd, Allyson spoke to the Clark County Aging and Disability Resource Network (ADRN) https://www.clarkcountywi.gov/adrc about how Zinnia TV can be used as a tool to support family and professional care partners, with an emphasis on it as a tool to support nonprofits. Such wonderful responses from the zoom audience, several of which are already using it!
Our CEO, Allyson Schrier, recently presented on a Healthcare panel at the Accelerate Alaska conference. Allyson highlighted our collaboration with HealthTIE, an Alaska based innovation hub. Our work with HealthTIE has led to opportunities to engage with the Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska, Ceresti Health and Alaska Native themed content for the Galena Care Home.
Lori La Bey of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio discusses Dementia and the Zinnia TV support tool with a panel of experts, including Co-Founder Allyson Schrier, University of WA neuropsychologist Carolyn Parsey, Keri Pollock of the home care agency Aging Wisdom, and Carolyn Lukert, a key player in Teepa Snow’s organization and care partner for her own mother.
Aging2.0 and The Louisville Healthcare CEO Council are searching for the best aging-focused innovators in the world - and we’re in the running!
Help us out by voting for Zinnia TV once a day, every day until June 27!
Answers by Experts is a new series by Koelsh Communities in which care partners have their questions addressed by leaders in the field. Our own Allyson Schrier hosted their May 26 discussion with the esteemed Teepa Snow.
Hear Allyson interviewed about her journey into the care field on the Seattle radio program Answers for Elders, hosted by Suzanne Perkins Newman.
We are very proud to see Allyson and Zinnia TV mentioned in the State of Alaska's guide "A Call for Action: Alaska's 10-Year Map to Address Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia". As one of the fastest aging states in the nation, Alaska has created this plan as an urgent call to action that describes the current systems of support. Zinnia TV is featured through Health TIE, an Alaska-based nonprofit focused on connecting service providers and organizations with emerging health technology start-ups and facilitating pilot projects.
Allyson Schrier is the winner of the 2020 Visionary Caregiver Award!
Congratulations to Zinnia TV’s CEO for this incredible honor from caregiving.com. The award “recognizes an individual that has developed and implemented an innovative way to support family caregivers or former family caregivers.” Allyson has won for creating Zinnia TV.
“This was a perfect example of what the Visionary Caregiver Award is intended to highlight, someone driven by passion to create or improve the caregiving experience for others. Congratulations, Allyson, we truly appreciate everything you’ve done. We’re excited to see Zinnia TV grow and develop…” - Mike Eidsaune
Established in 1996, caregiving.com is a free resource for care information, companionship, and comfort that allows unconditional access to the support, information, and tools needed to address everyday caregiving challenges.