Wednesday, February 7, 10:00-11:00am
“Alzheimer’s and Wandering”
Program: Wandering is a significant issue for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and their loved ones (and can appear with other neurological conditions). According to the Alzheimer’s Association, three out of five people with Alzheimer’s disease will wander. If not found within 24 hours, up to half of individuals who wander will suffer serious injury or death. To get the facts about the risks of wandering and what families need to know, be sure to register for this month’s web seminar.
Presenter: Lakelyn Hogan, gerontologist, caregiver advocate for Home Instead Senior Care
Presented by: Home Instead Senior Care and American Society on Aging
Wednesday, February 28, 9:00-10:00am
“Healing from Decision Fatigue”
Program: Does it seem like you are the only one who makes decisions? Is all the responsibility for caring for your loved one on your shoulders alone? Denise will focus on understanding why handling decisions can help you become a better caregiver and provide more comfort and a sense of accomplishment for yourself.
Presenter: Denise M. Brown, founder, CareGiving.com
Presented by: CareGiving.com
Wednesday, February 28, 11:00am-12:00pm
“Five Tips for Improving a Difficult Caregiving Day”
Program: Caregiving can be a roller coaster: Some days you’re enjoying the ride and some days you’re holding on for dear life. It can be unpredictable and downright difficult! This webinar will provide you with five tips to help your day be a little less stressful. There will be plenty of time for your questions as well.
Presenter: Lindsey Vajpeyi, BA, ADC/MC, Insight Memory Care Center
Presented by: Family Caregiver Alliance