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Creating Confident Caregivers

Occurring Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - November 20, 2018 on Tue
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NEMCSA Annex Building
2375 Gordon Road, Alpena
Alpena, MI 49707 (989) 464-2895
Cost: FREE
Contact & More Info
https://www.nemcsa.org/services/senior-services/education.html
Contact: Brooke Mainville
Email: mainvilleb@nemcsa.org
Phone: (989) 464-2895
File: CCC Flyer

Creating Confident Caregiver is a free program for caregivers taking care of someone with dementia. The workshop series provides participants with information, skills, and attitudes to manage stress and increase effective caregiving skills.

Space is limited for the free Creating Confident Caregiver session. A workshop will begin Tuesday, October 16th from 1– 3 p.m. at Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency (NEMCSA) Annex Building 2375 Gordon Road, Alpena. The class meets for two hours one day a week for six consecutive weeks. For program qualification information or to register please contact Brooke Mainville at (989)358-4616.

Learn about:

  1. Dementia and its effects on the brain
  2. Caregiver resources
  3. Managing Behaviors
  4. Improving caregiving skills
  5. How to handle everyday activities more easily
  6. Taking care of yourself to better care for your loved one