Caregiver Education

Education is key, the more you know the more options you have. Caregiving is a tough job. Get the tools you need to make a difference through these interactive, life changing programs. These programs are designed for anyone wanting to learn more about dealing with Alzheimer’s & related dementias.

“Alzheimer’s & Dementia, what’s the difference”

This program will give insight into the different reasons for dementia as well as several very interesting photos of a normal brain verses a Alzheimer’s brain as well as a brain affected by a stroke.

“Caregiving and Stress-Becoming a healthy you…”

Do you recognize the signs of stress? Join us for a close look at the signs and learn what YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT! This unique program focuses on caregiver health and teaches you how to become a healthy caregiver in a unique way. Do not miss this program that will help you live happier and healthier.

“Communication! What are you really saying…”

This excellent interactive program can make a difference in the lives of caregivers and the person living with dementia. In this program, we will address effective communication tips as well as how environment can play a roll in communication and the affects it can have on someone with dementia.

“Understanding Behaviors”

An interactive program that will give you insight into some reasons for certain behavioral issues along with tips on dealing with the behaviors. You may be surprised at what you learn. Do not miss this informative program.

“Wandering and getting lost….Are you prepared?”

The title says it all, YOU MUST BE PREPARED! It could mean the difference between life and death. Did you know that 6 out of 10 people with dementia will wander? Are you prepared for a wandering incident?

“Safety at Home. Making the home safe for the person with dementia.

Because of the cognitive decline with dementia, certain deficits in memory and judgment can create safety concerns in the home for caregiver and the person with dementia, that must be addressed. Do not miss this program!

“Activities and Dementia– Planning the day for the person at home.”

You might be surprised at what you learn! Join us and learn how simple techniques incorporated into daily activities can add value to the life of a person with dementia. What you learn here can make a huge difference!

Call 671-9600 for dates, times and locations.

ADAES, Inc. is a non profit corporation providing programs and services for caregivers and anyone interested in promoting a better quality of life for persons affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Educational programs and support services depend on continued financial support from the community.

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