Webinars

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Learn about dementia from anywhere by participating in one of our live webinars – all you need is a computer, tablet or phone!

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You can sign up for upcoming webinars below, or review our on-demand video content about a range of different topics about living with dementia. You can also subscribe to receive regular webinar updates.

The most recent webinars were Focus on behaviour: Responsive behaviours on August 3 and Focus on behaviour: Dressing and grooming on August 17.

View our videos in Punjabi and in Cantonese.

How to register

To participate, click on the webinar time that works for your schedule – you'll be provided with instructions on how to sign in. If you register at least 24 hours before a session, you'll also receive an email reminder.

**Please note that we now use Microsoft Teams to present our webinars. You will have the best experience if you download and install the Teams app.**

Upcoming webinars

Preparing for end-of-life on the dementia journey
Wednesday, August 24 from 2 to 3 p.m. PT

Learn what to expect when transitioning from advanced dementia to end-of-life. We will explore the physiological signs of dying, key decisions to be made, ways to discuss end-of-life wishes in advance, and strategies to maintain connection throughout the end of the dementia journey. 
Click this link to register

Equip yourself: Knowledge and skills to help get the support you need
Wednesday, August 31 from 2 to 3 p.m. PT

Gain the skills you need to respond to common challenges that families face at key points in the dementia journey such as getting a diagnosis or accessing home support.
Click this link to register

Intro to Advance Care Planning
Wednesday, September 7 from 2 to 3 p.m. PT

Do you have a plan for your future health care and personal care? If you couldn't speak for yourself, do your family and friends know what your healthcare wishes are? Join our guest presenters from the BC Centre for Palliative Care to learn how to plan for your future care, also known as advance care planning, and come away with information and resources to help you get started.
Click this link to register

You can also subscribe to receive regular webinar updates.
To learn more about other virtual education opportunities, click here.

For more information

If you have additional questions about our webinars and whether they're suitable for your needs, call the First Link® Dementia Helpline or email [email protected].

On-demand content

We host regular webinars on a range of topics related to living with dementia. You can access a selection of videos from previous webinars divided by theme.

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On-demand content

Dementia education

Learn about the different educational programs that we offer to help educate and empower people living with dementia and their families and friends.

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