close
Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a colour combintion to give he most comfortable contrast.

Registration now closed

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, Sep 16 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 17 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Sep 19 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Sep 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Sep 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 22 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

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

Mon, Sep 23, 10:15am - 11:00am

Mon, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Mon, Sep 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Tue, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Conference Room

Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am

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

Mon, Sep 30, 10:15am - 11:00am

Mon, Sep 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Mon, Sep 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Tue, Oct 01, 10:15am - 11:15am
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:00am

Fri, Oct 04, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Mon, Oct 07, 10:15am - 11:00am

Mon, Oct 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Mon, Oct 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Oct 09, 10:30am - 11:00am

Fri, Oct 11, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room

Mon, Oct 14, 10:15am - 11:00am

Mon, Oct 14, 11:30am - 12:00pm

Mon, Oct 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Fri, Oct 18, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library Meeting Room