Caregiver Education Series

The Caregiver Education Series supports families and friends of persons newly diagnosed with dementia.

Caregiver Education Series

To register, contact Heather at 902-422-7961 ext. 243 or [email protected].

Caregiver Education Series

Our Caregiver Education Series is for family members and care partners of persons recently diagnosed with dementia. Participants learn about the symptoms of dementia, coping strategies, future planning issues, and available community resources. The series is offered on an ongoing basis at locations across the province.

"I am very grateful to have been connected with this resource. My ability to successfully interact with my dad improved significantly. I am less angry and frustrated when dealing with him. I have been sharing what I learned with others." - Program participant


For family and friends that are providing care and support to someone recently diagnosed with dementia.

Upcoming Sessions: 

In-person Sessions

  • Truro

Mondays from April 15 - May 13

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Immanuel Baptist Church (295 Young St, Truro)

  • Kentville

Wednesdays from May 8 - June 12

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Kings Riverside Court (125 Webster St, Kentville)

  • Westville

Thursdays from May 16 - June 20

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Westville Library (2042 Queen St #3, Westville)

  • Halifax Regional Municipality

Wednesdays from May 8 - June 12

6:30 - 8:00 PM

Chocolate Lake Community Centre (1014 Purcell's Cove Road)

If you're not able to attend live sessions, we have recorded versions available on our YouTube channel and airing on Eastlink Community TV.