The Savvy Caregiver – Caring for Family Members With Dementia Workshop

When:
April 25, 2017 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
2017-04-25T10:30:00-07:00
2017-04-25T12:30:00-07:00
Where:
Center 50+ Salem Senior Center
2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem, OR 97301
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Evelyn Ostermann
503-588-6303
The Savvy Caregiver - Caring for Family Members With Dementia Workshop @ Center 50+ Salem Senior Center | Salem | Oregon | United States

This six-session workshop offers real help to families caring for loved ones with dementia. The program will give caregivers an understanding of dementia and changes in their loved one, tips on how to provide the best care, coping skills for the stages of dementia, facts about the progression of dementia, and more. A Caregiver’s Manual will be provided.

Class description:

  • Exploring dementia—program introduction
  • Self-care—taking control
  • Caregiver goals
  • Communication techniques
  • Applying savvy principles to real life
  • Expand caregiver networks

To Register call Evelyn Ostermann at 503-588-6303. Class size is limited and registration is required. FREE (Open to unpaid family caregivers and Veterans)
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