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

Date: 
February 25, 2013 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Richmond Caring Place - Room 345 - 7000 Minoru Boulevard, Richmond

This workshop will be presented in four - 2.5 hour sessions from 6:00 to 8:30 pm on February 25, March 4, 11 and 25th.

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 Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

- Understanding strategies

- Understanding changes in behaviour

- Changing roles and taking care of yourself

- Planning ahead and understanding the health-care system

There is no cost for this workshop (handouts included).  Donations are appreciated.

Pre-registration is required as space is limited.

For more information and to register, please contact Krista Frazee at 604-238-7390 or e-mail: kfrazee@alzheimerbc.org