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?
Tuesday, May 7 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Session 2 – Adapting to Brain Changes
Tuesday, May 14 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Session 3 – Planning Ahead
Tuesday, May 21 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Session 4 – Building a Circle of Support
Tuesday, May 28 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Location
Revera, Hilltop Place Retirement Residence, 1000 Elgin Mills Rd. E., Richmond Hill 

To register, email Stacey Mendonca at smendonca@alzheimer-york.com or call 905-726-3477, ext. 234.

Care Essentials, Education Series for Caregivers

Session 1 – What to Expect
Thursday, May 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 2 – Communicating Effectively
Thursday, May 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 3 – Responding to Behaviour Changes
Thursday, May 23 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Session 4 – Supporting Daily Activities
Thursday, May 30 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Location: Alzheimer Society of York Region Thornhil DAY centre, 10 Harlech Ct., Thornhill

To register, email Stacey Mendonca at smendonca@alzheimer-york.com or call 905-726-3477, ext. 234.

 

 

 


Last Updated: 04/10/2019