A FREE WORKSHOP for families/friends caring for a loved one with dementia.
Whether you are providing care for your loved one at home, using the services of a home care agency, or overseeing care in a long term care facility, being a caregiver is extremely challenging.
This interactive workshop is designed to give participants an understanding of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease and help them develop the skills they need to deal with the difficult situations they face on a daily basis. Lunch also provided, during which the award winning film “Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter” will be shown.
- Understanding dementia
- Communication strategies
- Dealing with challenging behaviors
- Supporting daily activities
- Taking care of the caregiver
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2012
9:00 am to 3:00 pm