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Free Workshops for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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New York Memory Center and Restoration Plaza Economic Solutions Center are offering two free workshops designed for those caring for individuals living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other types of dementia. Participants may attend one or both workshops, which will be held at Restoration Plaza Economic Solutions Center, 1368 Fulton St., Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn 11216.

10 a.m. — “The Virtual Dementia Tour”®, presented by Right at Home Brooklyn, is an interactive experience that helps participants better understand the realities of life for persons living with Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia. This sensory training workshop helps caregivers and health care workers make better caregiving and health care decisions by understanding what their loved one or client is coping with on a daily basis.

11:15 a.m. — “In-Home Safety and Activities” offers specific safety tips and examples of activities that make caring for a person with dementia easier and less stressful.

Please register in advance for either or both workshops by contacting:
Megan Christ, LMSW
Caregiver Social Worker, New York Memory Center
718-499-7701 x 321 • mchrist@nymemorycenter.org

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://nymemorycenter.org/programs/family-resource-program-2/dementia-education-programs/

Venue

Restoration Plaza
1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, New York 11216

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