Alzheimer Journey: Care in the Later Stages

The Alzheimer Society of NB is pleased to offer Alzheimer Journey: Care in the Later Stages! This FREE education series—available in English and French around the province—is recommended for those in the late and end of life stages of the disease, their family members, and for their caregivers. The consecutive weeks of education will introduce families to important topics that will help guide them through the process of learning how to live with dementia.

Week 1 - Approaches to Care

Changes that Occur at the End of Life, The Natural Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, Quality of Life, Difficult Decisions that Families May Need to Make

Week 2 - Making Important Decisions
Quality of Life Cont., Signs of Pain in Advanced Dementia, Managing Pain, Ways to Provide Comfort, The Dying Process

Week 3 - The Dying Process and Grieving Process
Defining Grief, Anticipatory Grief, The Impact of Grief , Normal Symptoms of Grief, Self-Care, Community Resources

For details about the program closest to you, please call 1-800-664-8411 or email [email protected]

Last Updated: 03/31/2020