Alzheimer Society of BC - Family Caregiver Series (4 sessions)

Date: 
February 2, 2013 - 9:30am
Location: 
West Vancouver Adult Day Centre - 990 22nd Street, West Vancouver

This course will be offered in four - 2.5 hour sessions on February 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 9 am to noon.

A four-session series for family members who are caring for a person with dementia.  Learn about dementia, practical coping strategies and early planning.

The Family Caregiver Series covers the following topics:

- Understanding dementia

- Understanding communication

- Understanding behaviour

- Planning for the future

- Self-care for caregivers

Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions.  Each session builds knowledge for the next session.

Pre-registration is required.  There is no cost for this workshop, however donations are appreciated.

For more information and to register, please call Kerri Sutherland at 604-984-8348 or e-mail: ksutherland@alzheimerbc.org