Strengthening Connections with Alzheimer/Dementia Families in Faith Communities
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 1:30pm-4:00pm
Location: Grace Lutheran Church
1107 Main St. W., Hamilton, ON
Sponsored by Hamilton Aging in Community and Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton
Facilitators: Anne Swift (Alzheimer Society) & Dr. Ellen Ryan, Ph.D.
This workshop is aimed at leaders of faith communities and their care committees – open to all. In addition to information on living with Alzheimer disease and other dementias, participants will learn communication and inclusion strategies to promote friendship and caring relationships within faith communities. Small groups will use scenarios to generate discussion.