Alzheimer Society of BC - Family Caregiver Series (2 sessions)

Date: 
November 23, 2013 - 12:30pm
Location: 
Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion - Multipurpose Room - 899 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver

* This course will be offered in two - 4 hour sessions on Saturdays: November 23rd and 30th from 12:30 to 4:30 pm *

A two-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

- navigating the health-care system

Participants are encouraged to attend both sessions.

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

For more information and to register, please call the Vancouver Resource Centre at 604-675-5150 or e-mail: info.vancouver@alzheimerbc.org.