Caregiver Support Group

Details: 21 May. 2019 @ 10 : 30 am Venue: 1635 South Ardmore Avenue

Tuesday, May 21st 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Join us as Dementia Educator Natalie McFarland, RN, BSN, CDP leads a discussion with caregivers of those living with dementia. Join this opportunity to talk to others facing a similar journey, learn tips and advice on how to manage caregiver stress and discover the dedicated support you deserve. RSVP three days prior to attend: 630.534.0086

Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior

Details: 30 May. 2019 @ 5 : 00 pm Venue: 1635 South Ardmore Avenue

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost However. some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn how to identify common behavioral triggers, decode behavioral messages, and calm a person who is experiencing common behavior challenges

RSVP with the Alzheimer's Association at 800.272.3900 or at alz.org/crf

Healthy Living for your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Details: 26 Jun. 2019 @ 5 : 00 pm Venue: 1635 South Ardmore Avenue

For centuries, we've known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

RSVP with the Alzheimer's Association at 800.272.3900 or at alz.org/crf