Caregiver Programs

Creating Confident Caregivers is a program for family members caring for a loved one with dementia and/or memory loss. Two-hour sessions are held once a week for six weeks and lead by a dementia care specialist. In this program, caregivers will learn dementia and its effects on the brain, caregiver resources in Region 5, managing behaviors, improving caregiving skills, how to handle everyday activities more easily, and taking care of yourself to better care for your loved one!

 

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Fall Schedule

Creating Confident Caregivers Fall Schedule

 

An Update on Alzheimer’s Disease- Hope and Heartache

November 13, 2019

Registration: 11:30 AM

Conference: Noon – 3 PM

 

Dr. Cara Leahy – Keynote Speaker 

Dr. Leahy, Director for Cognitive Disorders at Memorial Healthcare, works extensively with a variety of disciplines to provide a comprehensive approach to memory loss and dementia. She is passionate about utilizing all available resources to create the safest and most robust environment possible. 

 

Additional Topics: 

  • Community Levels of Care 
  • Legal Issues 
  • Caregiver Peace of Mind 

Hospice Volunteers will provide activities for your loved one while you attend the conference. Reservations required due to limited space. 

 Please call 810-732-9030

 

Refreshments will be provided.

 

Volunteer Programs

You’ve gained a lifetime of experience. Now is the time to put your skills and talents to good use by volunteering through RSVP. Perhaps the first and biggest benefit people get from volunteering is the satisfaction of incorporating service into their lives and making a difference in their community and country. The intangible benefits alone – such as pride, satisfaction, and accomplishment – are worthwhile reasons to serve. Learn more from the link below. 

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