The 8A’s of dementia describe the symptoms of dementia that will affect how a person living with dementia will think and act. In this session, we will explain the 8A’s in more simple terms and explore how they affect a person’s day to day behaviour.
Supporting a person with dementia requires time and energy. We often hear about the importance of self-care for caregivers, but aren’t sure how to practice it, or when we will find the time. This workshop provides an introduction to mindfulness & highlights some simple mindfulness-based strategies.
Whether you are going outside for some fresh air, or heading to a medical appointment, getting outside during the winter may be something that is important, or necessary. In this session, we will explore some cold weather safety tips that will help keep you safe, and warm, this winter season.
For people living with dementia, the holiday season can be a stressful & overwhelming time. With some modifications to our regular traditions, we can make the holidays more enjoyable for everyone. Join us as we explore some helpful tips that can make this season as stress-free as possible.