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You Are Not Alone: Support and Resources for Care Partners

2018-11-14 18:00:00 2018-11-14 19:30:00 America/New_York You Are Not Alone: Support and Resources for Care Partners Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library

Wednesday, November 14
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-14 18:00:00 2018-11-14 19:30:00 America/New_York You Are Not Alone: Support and Resources for Care Partners In recognition of National Caregiver Month, this interactive workshop is designed to improve the quality of life of care partners and persons living with dementia. Refreshments will be provided. Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library

In recognition of National Caregiver Month, this interactive workshop is designed to improve the quality of life of care partners and persons living with dementia. Refreshments will be provided.

Although being a care partner is demanding, it can also be rewarding. Nancy Kriseman, LCSW and author of Mindful Caregiver will discuss:

  • Care Partner Tools
  • Understanding Dementia
  • Verbal and Non-verbal Communication
  • Behavioral Expressions
  • Safety in the Home
  • Caring for the Care Partner
  • Designing Strength-Based Activities

Program sponsored by DeKalb County Human Services, Geriatric Consulting, Dementia Spotlight Foundation and DeKalb County Public Library.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Events |

TAGS: | Help | Health |

Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library

Phone: 404-679-4404

Hours
Mon, Dec 02 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 05 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Dec 06 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 07 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 08 Closed

About the library

Funding for some events at this branch provided in part by the Friends of the Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library.

All DeKalb County Public Library branches offer books for all ages including adult learning materials, audiobooks, music CDs, DVDs, current newspapers and magazines. All branches also offer access to computers, internet, WiFi, MS Office, and research databases. For a more comprehensive list of all services available at this branch, please visit the Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library page.

 

Upcoming events

Mon, Dec 09, 10:15am - 11:00am

Canceled
Mon, Dec 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Fri, Dec 13, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Mon, Dec 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Mon, Dec 16, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Canceled
Mon, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:15am

Fri, Dec 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Canceled
Mon, Dec 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Fri, Dec 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Canceled
Mon, Dec 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Thu, Jan 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Mon, Jan 06, 10:15am - 11:00am

Mon, Jan 06, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Tue, Jan 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm