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 – Part 1

    April 22nd, 2017 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Windsor Park United Church - 1062 Autumnwood Drive

    Becoming a Resilient Caregiver

    April 12th, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    River Ridge Retirement Residence - 2701 Scotia St.

    Telehealth – Understanding Psychoses and Anxiety in Dementia

    March 21st, 2017 | 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

    Locations across Manitoba

    Virtual Dementia Tour – Gilbert Plains, MB

    March 21st, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    201 Main Street N., GIlbert Plains, MB R0L 0X0

    Living with Dementia: First Steps – Portage la Prairie

    March 13th, 2017 | 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm

    St. Mary’s Anglican Church Parish Hall 32 2nd Street S.W. Portage la Prairie, MB

    Family Night featuring Teepa Snow

    March 6th, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Canad Inns Polo Park

    Living with Dementia: First Steps (part 2)

    February 25th, 2017 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    River Ridge II Retirement Residence - 2701 Scotia St.

    Living with Dementia: First Steps – Steinbach

    February 25th, 2017 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Pat Porter Active Living Centre - 10 Chrysler Gate, Steinbach, MB

    Telehealth – Community Mental Health: Roles & Services

    February 21st, 2017 | 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

    Locations across Manitoba

    Dialogue with a Physician

    February 15th, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Lindenwood Terrace - 490 Lindenwood Dr.E

    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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