How to Support a Loved One with Dementia (ages 18+)

How to Support a Loved One with Dementia

Through this free workshop, you will gain knowledge in the different ways those experiencing dementia communicate.  Develop an understanding of how dementia affects a person’s ability to convey their thoughts and feelings.  This workshop will provide communication strategies recommended when talking with someone with dementia.  It will assist caregivers in understanding the benefits of validating a person’s feelings when they are communicating.  It will also address the importance of body language of a person with dementia.  Caregivers, friends and family can help a person with dementia to feel valued and included; this workshop will give you some tips to do so effectively.

Date:  Monday, January 21
Time:  6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Location:  Cold Lake and District FCSS
Contact:  Cold Lake and District FCSS
Cost:  Free, registration is required

Monday, January 21, 2019