Family Education

Learning new skills can help you face the daily realities of living with and caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia – and it may help you better understand your own feelings. The Alzheimer Society of Manitoba offers Family Education throughout the province to educate and empower people with dementia, their families and friends.

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Upcoming Seminars

Understanding Dementia – Gladstone

January 22nd, 2020 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Dementia: Part One

January 25th, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

River Ridge ll Retirement Residence, 2701 Scotia St.

Brain Health – Gladstone

February 12th, 2020 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Dementia: Part Two

February 22nd, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

River Ridge ll Retirement Residence, 2701 Scotia St.

Living with Dementia: Part Three

March 21st, 2020 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

River Ridge ll Retirement Residence, 2701 Scotia St.

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    Past Seminars

    Care4u Family Conference 2019

    October 26th, 2019 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Canadian Mennonite University

    Caring for People with Dementia – Morris

    October 17th, 2019 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Red River Valley Lodge - 136 Ottawa Ave., Morris, MB

    Spotlight on Research

    September 24th, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    St. Boniface Hospital Research

    Virtual Dementia Tour – Ste Rose du Lac

    September 12th, 2019 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Dr. Gendreau Memorial PCH Boardroom - 515 Mission St. Ste. Rose du Lac, MB

    Virtual Dementia Tour – Winnipegosis

    September 11th, 2019 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Winnipegosis and District Heath Care Centre - 230 Bridge St., Winnipegosis, MB

    For more information, please call Jennifer Vicente-Licardo, Education Manager at
    204-943-6622 or email alzeducation@alzheimer.mb.ca

    Winter Calendar 2020
    Telehealth

    Caring for a person with dementia may mean you have to learn how to communicate all over again. Learning new skills can help you face the daily realities of living with and caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia – and it may help you better understand…

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    Living with Dementia: First Steps Workshops

    The Living with Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias workshop sessions bring together specialists providing practical information that will be helpful to people living with dementia; and to the family and friends who support them. This intensive, “how-to course” addresses many relevant topics including the physical, mental and emotional changes common…

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    Community Sessions

    Learning new skills can help you face the daily realities of living with and caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia – and it may help you better understand your own feelings. The Alzheimer Society receives requests for community sessions from various organizations. The following sessions are…

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