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10 Jan

Peer Support Group for Care Partners

2024-07-19T04:45:08-04:00
 
 

Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.


Learning Objectives:
  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
  • This group meets online on the second Friday of every month from 10:30am to 12:00pm.
    Registration and a short pre-screening are required before attending this support group.
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
     
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE

    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
    Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:45:08-04:00
    9 Jan

    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:45:08-04:00
     
    This Cantonese Peer-led Support Group provide care partners to connect with one another and learn and discuss the practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. Each session will be broken down into two components: An Educational presentation followed by discussion and sharing related to the presentation topic. Groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.
    粵語支援小組,旨在為照顧者提供互相聯繫的機會 、並且學習和討論有關照顧患有阿茲海默氏症或其他認知障礙症家庭成員時的實際和情感需求。每節分為兩個部分:教育講座,然後有關主題的討論和分享。小組由有照顧經驗並接受過小組輔導訓練的義工帶領。參加者將會和主持人一起決定小組的重點和方向。
     
     
    Learning Objectives:
    • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
    • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
    小組目的:
    • 提供安全的環境,促進在疾病過程中的互助、實用知識交流與情感支援。
    • 提高照顧者對疾病,尋找適切的支援,應對策略等知識。
     
     
    Support Group will be presented in CANTONESE using Zoom.
    The group will meet on: 
    Every 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    小組將以粵語ZOOM會議形式進
    每月第2個星期四,下午4時至5時30分
    Registration is required followed by a short pre-screening by phone call prior to the start of the program.
    參加者須事先登記,進行簡短電話篩選程序。
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
    如欲了解更多詳情,請電郵至 ZAmarshi@alz.to 聯絡。
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE
    如有興趣參加,請按此處填寫表格
    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    * 免責聲明:如閣下有興趣參加,請填寫上述表格。填寫表格並不保證閣下一定能參加此小組。若您沒有收到確認電郵,請檢查您的垃圾郵件/箱。
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
    請注意:此活動僅限非正式照顧者/伴侶/家庭成員/朋友參加。 如閣下是正式的醫療保健提供者,請參閱課程大綱:https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
     
    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:45:08-04:00
    13 Dec

    Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:45:01-04:00
     
     

    Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.


    Learning Objectives:
  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
  • This group meets online on the second Friday of every month from 10:30am to 12:00pm.
    Registration and a short pre-screening are required before attending this support group.
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
     
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE

    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
    Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:45:01-04:00
    12 Dec

    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:45:00-04:00
     
    This Cantonese Peer-led Support Group provide care partners to connect with one another and learn and discuss the practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. Each session will be broken down into two components: An Educational presentation followed by discussion and sharing related to the presentation topic. Groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.
    粵語支援小組,旨在為照顧者提供互相聯繫的機會 、並且學習和討論有關照顧患有阿茲海默氏症或其他認知障礙症家庭成員時的實際和情感需求。每節分為兩個部分:教育講座,然後有關主題的討論和分享。小組由有照顧經驗並接受過小組輔導訓練的義工帶領。參加者將會和主持人一起決定小組的重點和方向。
     
     
    Learning Objectives:
    • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
    • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
    小組目的:
    • 提供安全的環境,促進在疾病過程中的互助、實用知識交流與情感支援。
    • 提高照顧者對疾病,尋找適切的支援,應對策略等知識。
     
     
    Support Group will be presented in CANTONESE using Zoom.
    The group will meet on: 
    Every 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    小組將以粵語ZOOM會議形式進
    每月第2個星期四,下午4時至5時30分
    Registration is required followed by a short pre-screening by phone call prior to the start of the program.
    參加者須事先登記,進行簡短電話篩選程序。
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
    如欲了解更多詳情,請電郵至 ZAmarshi@alz.to 聯絡。
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE
    如有興趣參加,請按此處填寫表格
    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    * 免責聲明:如閣下有興趣參加,請填寫上述表格。填寫表格並不保證閣下一定能參加此小組。若您沒有收到確認電郵,請檢查您的垃圾郵件/箱。
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
    請注意:此活動僅限非正式照顧者/伴侶/家庭成員/朋友參加。 如閣下是正式的醫療保健提供者,請參閱課程大綱:https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
     
    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:45:00-04:00
    14 Nov

    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:44:52-04:00
     
    This Cantonese Peer-led Support Group provide care partners to connect with one another and learn and discuss the practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. Each session will be broken down into two components: An Educational presentation followed by discussion and sharing related to the presentation topic. Groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.
    粵語支援小組,旨在為照顧者提供互相聯繫的機會 、並且學習和討論有關照顧患有阿茲海默氏症或其他認知障礙症家庭成員時的實際和情感需求。每節分為兩個部分:教育講座,然後有關主題的討論和分享。小組由有照顧經驗並接受過小組輔導訓練的義工帶領。參加者將會和主持人一起決定小組的重點和方向。
     
     
    Learning Objectives:
    • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
    • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
    小組目的:
    • 提供安全的環境,促進在疾病過程中的互助、實用知識交流與情感支援。
    • 提高照顧者對疾病,尋找適切的支援,應對策略等知識。
     
     
    Support Group will be presented in CANTONESE using Zoom.
    The group will meet on: 
    Every 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    小組將以粵語ZOOM會議形式進
    每月第2個星期四,下午4時至5時30分
    Registration is required followed by a short pre-screening by phone call prior to the start of the program.
    參加者須事先登記,進行簡短電話篩選程序。
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
    如欲了解更多詳情,請電郵至 ZAmarshi@alz.to 聯絡。
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE
    如有興趣參加,請按此處填寫表格
    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    * 免責聲明:如閣下有興趣參加,請填寫上述表格。填寫表格並不保證閣下一定能參加此小組。若您沒有收到確認電郵,請檢查您的垃圾郵件/箱。
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
    請注意:此活動僅限非正式照顧者/伴侶/家庭成員/朋友參加。 如閣下是正式的醫療保健提供者,請參閱課程大綱:https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
     
    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:44:52-04:00
    8 Nov

    Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:44:50-04:00
     
     

    Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.


    Learning Objectives:
  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
  • This group meets online on the second Friday of every month from 10:30am to 12:00pm.
    Registration and a short pre-screening are required before attending this support group.
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
     
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE

    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
    Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:44:50-04:00
    11 Oct

    Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:44:42-04:00
     
     

    Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.


    Learning Objectives:
  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
  • This group meets online on the second Friday of every month from 10:30am to 12:00pm.
    Registration and a short pre-screening are required before attending this support group.
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
     
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE

    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
    Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:44:42-04:00
    10 Oct

    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:44:41-04:00
     
    This Cantonese Peer-led Support Group provide care partners to connect with one another and learn and discuss the practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. Each session will be broken down into two components: An Educational presentation followed by discussion and sharing related to the presentation topic. Groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.
    粵語支援小組,旨在為照顧者提供互相聯繫的機會 、並且學習和討論有關照顧患有阿茲海默氏症或其他認知障礙症家庭成員時的實際和情感需求。每節分為兩個部分:教育講座,然後有關主題的討論和分享。小組由有照顧經驗並接受過小組輔導訓練的義工帶領。參加者將會和主持人一起決定小組的重點和方向。
     
     
    Learning Objectives:
    • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
    • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
    小組目的:
    • 提供安全的環境,促進在疾病過程中的互助、實用知識交流與情感支援。
    • 提高照顧者對疾病,尋找適切的支援,應對策略等知識。
     
     
    Support Group will be presented in CANTONESE using Zoom.
    The group will meet on: 
    Every 2nd Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    小組將以粵語ZOOM會議形式進
    每月第2個星期四,下午4時至5時30分
    Registration is required followed by a short pre-screening by phone call prior to the start of the program.
    參加者須事先登記,進行簡短電話篩選程序。
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
    如欲了解更多詳情,請電郵至 ZAmarshi@alz.to 聯絡。
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE
    如有興趣參加,請按此處填寫表格
    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    * 免責聲明:如閣下有興趣參加,請填寫上述表格。填寫表格並不保證閣下一定能參加此小組。若您沒有收到確認電郵,請檢查您的垃圾郵件/箱。
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
    請注意:此活動僅限非正式照顧者/伴侶/家庭成員/朋友參加。 如閣下是正式的醫療保健提供者,請參閱課程大綱:https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
     
    Cantonese Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:44:41-04:00
    18 Sep

    The Community Connections Cafe – 20 Eglinton Avenue West

    2024-07-19T04:44:29-04:00
     
    The Community Connections Café is a welcoming space where people with memory loss or Dementia, and their care partners, can come to connect with others and support their brain health while socializing. This is an opportunity to enjoy simple refreshments and make new friends in a Dementia Friendly Community Space
     
    The Community Connections Cafe focuses on social wellness for people with memory loss or Dementia, and their care partners. The program is informal with the intended atmosphere of a local coffee shop where participants can chat over a beverage, do something creative, or play a game.
     
     
    Every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 2:30pm to 4:30pm In-person at our AST Head Office.
     
    Location: 20 Eglinton Ave West, 16th Floor, Toronto
    (Northwest corner of Yonge and Eglinton, across the street from Yonge and Eglinton subway station. Our office tower is to the left of Metro Grocery)

     

     
    Registration is required for this program and closes at midnight (12am) the day prior to the event.
    Please specify the number of guests attending when you register. You may register up to 3 persons per group.
     
    The Community Connections Cafe – 20 Eglinton Avenue West2024-07-19T04:44:29-04:00
    13 Sep

    Peer Support Group for Care Partners

    2024-07-19T04:44:24-04:00
     
     

    Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group.


    Learning Objectives:
  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies.
  • This group meets online on the second Friday of every month from 10:30am to 12:00pm.
    Registration and a short pre-screening are required before attending this support group.
    For more information about this peer support group or other peer support groups, please contact Zahra at ZAmarshi@alz.to.
     
    To complete the interest form: CLICK HERE

    *Disclaimer: We kindly ask that you complete the interest form if you are interested in attending. Completion of this interest form does not guarantee a spot in this group. Please check your junk/spam email box if you do not receive a confirmation email.
    PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FOR INFORMAL CAREGIVERS/PARTNERS/FAMILY/FRIENDS.
    If you are a formal Healthcare Provider, please see program offerings: https://alz.to/courses-learning-programs/
     
    Peer Support Group for Care Partners2024-07-19T04:44:24-04:00

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