Free Dementia Training for CaregiversClick to RSVP
Start DateOctober 13, 2008
"Caregivers" is a FREE educational series designed for caregivers of people with dementia and/or Alzheimer's desiese. Receiving training that focuses on education and coping skills has proven to reduce stress and result in greater positive outcomes than attending support groups only.
The Alzheimer's Association can provide FREE sitters for caregivers who need them to attend these meetings. Call the chapter office at 1-800-908-9690 to apply. Please give at least 2-3 days notice.
Refreshments will be provided so please RSVP!
This weeks topic is"Daily Care Issues"
Useful approaches to assisting with activities of daily living; communicating with your loved one; health care equipment and hygiene products for ease of care. Presenters are Kellie Bennett, R.N., and Debora Orr, PCA