LWA MidStage Series – AFC – Fall 2019

Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Middle Stage

Alzheimer’s Family Center in Huntington Beach, California is happy to announce it will be hosting a 3-part series for caregivers presented by the Alzheimer’s Association

In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on caregivers. Join us for this 3-part series to hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective, and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s.

Part I: Saturday, August 24 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

COMMUNICATION & PERSONAL CARE IN THE MIDDLE STAGE
Join us to learn about the symptoms associated with the middle-stage of Alzheimer’s disease, communication and relationship changes, effective ways to provide personal care, and preparing for hospitalizations.

Part II: Saturday, September 7 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

SAFETY IN THE MIDDLE STAGE
Join us to learn about effective ways to manage challenging behaviors, how to maximize safety at home, signs of unsafe driving and tips to stop driving, and preparing for and preventing wandering.

Part III: Saturday, September 21 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

UNDERSTANDING CARE OPTIONS
Join us to learn about respite care options including informal care, day services, in-home care services and senior living options, as well as managing and coping with difficult feelings.

Location: Alzheimer’s Family Center, 9451 Indianapolis Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92646

Attendance at all 3 sessions not required. Pre-registration recommended. Register by phone by calling 800.272.3900 or email kjschuppe@alz.org

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