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Del Mar Caregiving Center to host dementia workshop in Hollister

Educational program designed to help family caregivers of people living with dementia.

Information provided by Del Mar Caregiving Center.

The Del Mar Caregiving Resource Center will host a caring for patients with dementia workshop in Hollister on Oct. 12. The workshop will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Hollister Community Center, located at 300 West Street. 

Dealing with Dementia is an educational program designed to help family caregivers of people living with dementia. Participants will receive a 362-page resource guide to help caregivers in their care of those affected by dementia. 

Topics will  include:

  • Safety
  • Dementia friendly lifestyle
  • Problem solving
  • Managing challenging behaviors
  • Stress management
  • Self-care for the caregiver

A recent release notes that participants will gain increased self-confidence in handling dementia-related behaviors and knowledge of dementia.

See attached flyer for more details. 

Registration: 

Jovenes de Antaño at (831) 637-9275 or www.delmarcaregiver.org

 

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