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

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    Past Workshops

    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

    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

    Living with Dementia: First Steps (part 1)

    January 21st, 2017 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    River Ridge II Retirement Residence - 2701 Scotia St.

    Living with Dementia: First Steps (part 3)

    December 3rd, 2016 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Riverwood Square - 1778 Pembina Hwy.

    Living with Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias – Brandon, MB

    October 22nd, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    150 McTavish Ave E, Brandon, MB

    Living with Dementia: First Steps (part 2)

    October 15th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Riverwood Square - 1778 Pembina Hwy.

    Living with Alzheimer's Disease or Other Dementias – Russell, MB

    September 24th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    426 Alexandria Ave. S. Russell, MB

    Living with Dementia: First Steps (part 1)

    September 17th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Riverwood Square - 1778 Pembina Hwy.

    Living with Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias – Russell

    June 18th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    426 Alexandria Ave. S.

    Transitioning to LTC – Before, During & After the Move
    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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    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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