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 Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Part 2

    May 14th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Riverwood Square 1778 Pembina Highway (map)

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Part 1

    May 7th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Riverwood Square 1778 Pembina Highway (map)

    Living with Alzheimer's Disease or Other Dementias Workshop – Brandon

    May 7th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    150 McTavish Avenue E - Brandon

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Winkler

    March 19th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Boundary Trails Health Centre, Education Room

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Selkirk

    March 12th, 2016 | 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

    Gordon Howard Seniors Centre, 384 Eveline St., Selkirk, MB

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Part 2

    February 13th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Seine River Retirement Residence - 1015 St Anne Road

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Part 1

    February 6th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Seine River Retirement Residence - 1015 St Anne Road

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Roblin

    February 6th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Roblin Health Centre, 15 Hospital Street

    Living with Alzheimer's or Other Dementias – Stonewall

    January 30th, 2016 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Stonewall & District Health Centre 589 3rd Avenue, Stonewall, MB

    Gimli – Living with Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias Workshop

    October 17th, 2015 | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    120 6th Avenue, Gimli, MB

    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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