Alzheimer Society of BC - Family Caregiver Series (5 sessions)

Date: 
October 22, 2013 - 9:30am
Location: 
Fleetwood Community Centre - Room #3, 15996 - 84th Avenue, Surrey

* This course will be offered in five - 2 hour sessions from 9:30 to 11:30 am on Tuesdays, October 22 and 29 and November 5, 12 and 19 *

The Family Caregiver Series is a five-session series for family members who are caring for a person with dementia.  Participants will learn about dementia, practical coping strategies and early planning.

The following topics are covered in the Family Caregiver Series:

- understanding dementia

- understanding communication

- understanding behaviour

- personal planning

- self-care for caregivers

To register please call Rose Puszka at 604-522-5277 or email rpuszka@alzheimerbc.org.