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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, Aug 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Aug 23 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Aug 24 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 25 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.

 

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