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October 13, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Don’t wait to have difficult conversations. Invite family, friends, employers and health care professionals to form a care team, communicate with each other, and help you and the person with changes in functioning. Dementia Conversations is an education workshop offered by the Alzheimer’s Association. This program will offer helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations related to dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans.
Topics covered will include:
• Tips for having difficult conversation around some of the most common issues that arise regarding Alzheimer’s or another dementia.
• The need to plan ahead and build a care team that communicates well in order to reduce the stress that can accompany a disease like Alzheimer’s.
• Connecting with helpful resources to enhance quality of life for everyone involved.
• Hearing from people who are dealing with similar issues.
Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association serving the Greater New Jersey Region