Alzheimer Society of BC - Shaping the Journey (6 sessions)

Date: 
October 2, 2013 - 1:30pm
Location: 
Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Court, Coquitlam

* This course will be offered in six - 2 hour sessions on Wednesdays from 1:30 - 3:30 pm on October 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 *

Shaping the Journey: living with dementia is an educational program designed specifically for people experiencing the early symptons of Alzheimer's disease or another dementia, as well as a care-partner, family member or friend.

It is for people who want to explore the journey ahead in a positive and supportive environment.

The six sessions (2 hours each) will cover:

- the brain and dementia

- hearing the diagnosis

- maintaining your general health

- life after diagnosis

- planning ahead

- maintaining your spirit

Note: there is a screening process prior to registration to ensure the program will benefit the family.

To register for this course, please contact Rebecca Morris at 604-298-0711 or email rmorris@alzheimerbc.org.