MemoryCare offers a series of 6 three-hour lectures for caregivers of people with memory disorders. Sessions are designed to improve caregiver understanding of different aspects of dementia care. The course will be led by MemoryCare staff with guest speakers; attorney Caroline Knox and MemoryCaregivers Network Coordinator, Mary Donnelly.
MemoryCare’s Caregiver Education Program
- What Is Dementia?
- Transitioning from Independence to Interdependence
- Functional and Behavioral Changes of Dementia
- Dementia Treatment Options and Risk Reduction
- Caring for the Caregiver
- Dementia and Legal Planning Issues
Upcoming Course Dates
Until further notice, courses will be provided as a live-broadcast for online attendance only. The ability to access Zoom through a computer, tablet or smartphone with a reliable internet connection is necessary to attend. Limited in-person attendance may become available as restrictions lift in response to COVID-19. If you are unable to attend virtually, we will place you on a waiting list to attend in-person should the opportunity become available. Related course materials will be provided via email.
Registration is required. To register, contact our office by phone (828) 771-2219 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2022 Course Dates:
January 13 to February 17
April 14 to May 19
July 7 to August 11
October 13 to November 17