CARERS Program (8 sessions) – ONLINE
October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT| Free
This 8 – week program is for adult child caregivers of people with mid- to late-stage dementia in the community. An Accredited program of the Sinai Health System Reitman Centre CARERS Program, this is a fully integrated, comprehensive dementia care program that introduces the innovative use of standardized patients – actors trained to simulate real-life situations – so that caregivers, guided by expert clinical coaches, will learn how to deal with common challenging situations.
Goals of the Program:
- Enhance practical skills for caregivers
- Improve caregivers’ coping and problem-solving skills
- Enhance caregivers’ confidence in dealing with challenges
- Improve caregivers’ social interaction and social support
Dates and Time – this is a 8-week program
Thursdays – October 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19, 26, December 3 and 10
Time: 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Workshop will be presented online using Zoom.
Registration and an assessment appointment via Zoom are prerequisites.
For more program information, please call Intake at 416-322-6560 or email Katie MacLean at email@example.com