Learn from home — participate in the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s free one-hour webinars.
Participation is easy!
You can watch and listen through your computer, or you can call in to listen on the phone with a B.C.-wide toll-free phone number. You also have the option of downloading handouts after the session.
Click the Register link beside the workshop you want to attend and fill in the registration information. Once you have registered, you will be directed to a webpage with information you will need to connect to the webinar. If you register at least least 24 hours prior to the webinar, you will also receive a reminder email with the sign-in information.
Activities to do with someone living with dementia
Wednesday, July 10, 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. (register below for the time most convenient for you)
This webinar, intended for people who are caring for someone living with dementia, will address the benefits of meaningful activities and suggested activities to maximize enjoyment for you and the person living with dementia.
Wednesday, September 11, 2 p.m. or 7 p.m. (register below for the time most convenient for you)
Learn how dementia affects the brain and behaviour as the disease progresses and about the impact it has on the individual, caregivers and families. Intended for people who are caring for someone.
SUBSCRIBE to receive notifications of upcoming webinars.
Past tele-workshop recordingsRecordings of past tele-workshops (shortened versions) are available to view online. Click the name of the tele-workshop below to view the recording and download corresponding handouts:
- Activities to do with the person with dementia
- Advocacy – Navigating the system
- Advocacy – Speaking up about dementia
- Celebrating the holidays
- Children, teens and dementia
- Getting a diagnosis and talking to your physician
- Getting ready for the provincial election
- Heads up: An introduction to brain health
- Helping with memory loss
- How to support a friend who has dementia or is a caregiver
- Life after diagnosis
- Living safely with dementia
- Long-distance caregiving
- Navigating the system
- Personal planning
- Research update
- Transition to residential care
- Travelling with someone with dementia
- Understanding behaviour
- Understanding communication
- Understanding dementia
- Understanding tax benefits and credits
For more information
Additional questions about our tele-workshops?
Call 1-800-667-3742 (604-681-6530 in the Lower Mainland) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.