Family Caregiver Education Series

Date: 
September 15, 2012 - 9:30am - 4:30pm
Location: 
Mt. Saint Joseph's Hospital, 3080 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver

A one-day education workshop for family members who are caring for a person with dementia.  Learn about dementia and practical coping strategies.  The series covers the following topics: 

- understanding Alzheimer's and other Dementias

- communication strategies

- understanding changes in behaviour

- changing roles and taking care of yourself

- planning ahead and understanding the health care system

Registration required.  Email info.vancouver@alzheimerbc.org or phone 604-675-5150.

Please note - there is a $10 fee for this education as lunch and light refreshments are included.