Living with Dementia: First Steps Workshops

meetingThe 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 in Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

This information will help you manage day to day activities and better understand changes as they occur. You will also receive information that will help you plan for upcoming decisions regarding legal, financial, and medical concerns that affect your future. Other topics include community resources, home care, the family perspective and remembering self-care.

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Upcoming Workshops

    Past Workshops

    Living with Dementia – Selkirk

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

    Gordon Howard Centre 384 Eveline St., Selkirk, MB

    Living with Dementia – Swan River

    October 19th, 2019 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Swan Valley Health Centre - Board Room 1011 Main St. E., Swan River, MB

    Living with Dementia: First Steps – Steinbach

    September 28th, 2019 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

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

    Living with Dementia Part 1

    September 28th, 2019

    Living with Dementia – Brandon

    September 21st, 2019 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Seniors for Seniors Centre 311 Park Avenue East, Brandon MB

    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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    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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    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…

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