The Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s Association: Dementia Conversations | March 11

 The Alzheimer’s Association is offering the program Dementia Conversations. Dementia Conversations offers tips on how to have honest and caring dialog about some of the most difficult topics when you are caring for someone with memory problems. The program will cover having going to get a diagnosis or medical care, deciding when it is necessary to stop driving and making plans for managing finances and legal documents.

 

When: Friday, March 11 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m

Where: Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue, Dorchester

 

To register or for more information call 800.272.3900.

The Alzheimer’s Association Workshops | Jan 25

 The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a series of workshops on Essential Skills for Family Caregivers. The Essential Skills for Family Caregivers series provides education and practical tools to those caring for someone with dementia. The goal of the series is to improve day-to-day living and overall quality of life for the person with dementia and the caregiver. The series covers communication techniques, strategies to manage difficult behaviors and safety in the home. Essential Skills is free and intended for family caregivers.

 

When: Monday, January 25 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m

Where: Grove Hill Library Branch, 41 Geneva Avenue, Dorchester

Two additional workshops will follow at the same time and place February 1 and 8.

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