Free Education Series – The Alzheimer Journey: Care Essentials

The free bilingual program will run for four consecutive weeks during the month of March.

This program is recommended for those in the middle stage of their diagnosis, their family members, and caregivers.

Limited seats available . To register, please contact 1-800-664-8411 or info@alzheimernb.ca 

Topics Covered:

Week 1 – What to Expect. What is dementia? Progression: Middle Stage, Treatment and Approach to care

Week 2 – The Caregiving Journey. Caregiving challenges, Making decisions, Impact of Stress and Reducing Caregiver Stress

Week 3 -Day-to-day Care. Communication, Activities of daily living, Choosing leisure activities and Approach to Care

Week 4 – Understanding Behaviour. Behaviours that we may find challenging, Responsive Behaviours, Intervention Strategies and Approach to Care

Presented by Alzheimer Society New Brunswick