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

Date: 
April 11, 2015 - 12:30pm - April 18, 2015 - 4:30pm
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, April 11th and 18th from 12:30 pm 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 - self-care for caregivers

Particpants 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 email: info.vancouver@alzheimerbc.org.