Education

The Alzheimer Society of York Region provides many educational opportunities for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, caregivers, and health-care professionals. 

Minds in Motion

Minds in Motion is a community-based social program incorporating physical activity, social and mental stimulation for people living with early to mid-stage dementia and their caregivers. Learn more here.

First Steps for Care Partners Education Series

Session 1 – What is Dementia?
Wednesday, July 17 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 2 – Adapting to Brain Changes
Wednesday, July 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 3 – Planning Ahead
Wednesday, July 31 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 4 – Building a Circle of Support
Wednesday, Aug. 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Location
Alzheimer Society of York Region, Aurora office, 2-240 Edward St., Aurora 

To register, email Stacey Mendonca at [email protected] or call 905-726-3477, ext. 234.

Care Essentials, Education Series for Caregivers

Session 1 – What to Expect
Thursday, July 18 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Session 2 – Communicating Effectively
Thursday, July 25 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Session 3 – Responding to Behaviour Changes
Thursday, Aug. 1 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Session 4 – Supporting Daily Activities
Thursday, Aug. 8 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Location: Alzheimer Society of York Region Aurora office, 2-240 Edward St. Aurora.

To register, email Stacey Mendonca at [email protected] or call 905-726-3477, ext. 234.

 

 

 


Last Updated: 06/25/2019