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

Date: 
January 18, 2014 - 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 from 12:30 - 4:30 pm on Saturdays: Jan 18 & 25, 2014 *  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 and navigating the health-care system.  There is no cost for this workshop, donations are gratefully appreciated.  Registration is required.  Programs with insufficient registrants will be cancelled.  For more information or to register, call the Vancouver Resource Centre at 604-675-5150 or e-mail info@vancouver@alzheimerbc.org.