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Caregiver Education Series: Caring for People with Dementia

North Shore Senior Center is partnering with the Alzheimer's Association to present bi-monthly educational programs for people who are caring for a loved one with dementia. All programs are virtual and completely free. Registration is required. 

 

Effective Communication Strategies

Explore ways that Alzheimer’s and other dementias affect an individual’s ability to communicate across different stages and get tips to better communicate with people living with the disease. 

 

Tuesday, May 14

3 - 4 p.m., Virtually Call 800.272.3900 or register here.


Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances

This program will help caregivers learn about the costs of caregiving and the benefits of early planning, and teach you how to avoid financial abuse and fraud, start a conversation about finances, assess financial and legal needs, and find support. 

 

Tuesday, July 9

3 - 4 p.m., Virtually

Call 800.272.3900 or register here.


Understanding Dementia-Related Behaviors 

Caregivers will learn tips and strategies to respond to some common behaviors, such as agitation and confusion, exhibited by individuals living with dementia. 

 

Tuesday, September 10

3 - 4 p.m., Virtually

Call 800.272.3900 or register here.