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

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    Past Seminars

    Living with Dementia: First Steps – Morris

    March 17th, 2018 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Davidson Memorial Centre - 153 Montreal Ave, Morris, MB

    Family Education: Next Steps – It’s not Him, It’s the Disease

    March 15th, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Gwen Secter Creative Living Centre, 1588 Main St.

    Telehealth Seminar: Becoming a Resilient Caregiver

    March 15th, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    Telehealth locations across the province.

    Positive Aging: Tap into your Fountain of Health

    March 5th, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Ave, Winnipeg

    LIVING WITH DEMENTIA: FIRST STEPS – Part Two

    February 24th, 2018 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    River Ridge II Retirement Residence, 2701 Scotia St.

    Telehealth Seminar: Healthy Smiles – Oral Health for People with Dementia

    February 15th, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    Telehealth locations across the province.

    Family Education: Next Steps – They’re here for you! Service Canada Benefits

    February 13th, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    The Wellington – 3161 Grant Ave.

    LIVING WITH DEMENTIA: FIRST STEPS – Part One

    January 20th, 2018 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    River Ridge II Retirement Residence, 2701 Scotia St

    Family Education: Next Steps – Medications & Dementia: Weighing the benefits versus risks

    January 16th, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Riverside Lions Estate, 188 Worthington Ave

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

    Telehealth

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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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