Events for Wednesday, June 4, 2014

May 26, 2014 - 1:00pm - June 23, 2014 - 1:00pm
Alzheimer Society Resource Centre - Suite 300, 2425 Quebec Street, Vancouver

* This course will be offered in five - 2.5 hour sessions on Mondays from 1 to 3:30 pm on May 26, June 2, 9, 16 and 23.

Shaping the Journey: living with dementia is an educational program designed specifically for people experiencing the early symptons of Alzheimer's disease or another demenita, 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.

May 31, 2014 - 12:30pm - June 7, 2014 - 4:30pm
Mount St. Joseph's Hospital - Harvest Room - 3080 Prince Edward Street, Vancouver

* This series will be presented in 2 full-day sessions from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm on Saturdays: May 31st and June 7th *

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 self-care for caregivers.

Cost: by donation.

Pre-registration is required as space is limited.