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Events that cannot be registered for online (only via telephone / email) OR events that do not require registration to attend

18 Oct

Self Care Series for Frontline Healthcare Providers – ONLINE

2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00

This is the last of a 4 series workshops that explores the different issues Frontline Health Care Providers may experience when providing care to People Living with Dementia.  In this series of workshops, participants will receive information on a variety of self care topics in addition to learning tips and strategies on how to work better as a team with the aim of enhancing client care.

This workshops will be online using Zoom. Registration is required. 

Grief and Loss

Tuesday, October 18 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

This session will cover the significant bonds that can be formed between a resident and Health Care Professional. It will also highlight the emotional impact that the death of a resident/patient can have on these individuals as a result of their connection.

 

CLICK HERE  to register.

 

 

Self Care Series for Frontline Healthcare Providers – ONLINE2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00
20 Sep

Self Care Series for Frontline Healthcare Providers – ONLINE

2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00

This series explores the different issues Frontline Health Care Providers may experience when providing care to People Living with Dementia.  In this series of workshops, participants will receive information on a variety of self care topics in addition to learning tips and strategies on how to work better as a team with the aim of enhancing client care.

These workshops will be online using Zoom. Registration is required. 

Communicating with Family/Friend Care Partners

Tuesday, September 20 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

This presentation will address ways to communicate with Family/Friend care partners who struggle with transitioning their person to a long-term care home.  We’ll review the importance of clear and transparent communication to foster a collaborative working relationship between the care team and family. When examining difficult interactions, we will look at why communication breaks down, family dynamics and how we can all better manage the expectations of the family. Finally, we will highlight useful tools and strategies clinicians can utilize in their daily practice.

Grief and Loss

Tuesday, October 18 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

This session will cover the significant bonds that can be formed between a resident and Health Care Professional. It will also highlight the emotional impact that the death of a resident/patient can have on these individuals as a result of their connection.

 

CLICK HERE  to register.

 

 

Self Care Series for Frontline Healthcare Providers – ONLINE2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00
29 Aug

Music Therapy with Justis

2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00

Music Therapy with Justis.

Come and enjoy an hour of live music, provided by Justis!

Justis is a Music Therapist with Miya Music Therapy. Join us for a Sing-A-Long with Justis and his guitar to popular oldies.

Mondays from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

June 6, 13, 20 and 27
July 4, 11, 18 and 25
August 8, 15, 22, and 29

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link to participate

CLICK HERE to register

For more information, contact Recreation Therapist, Chantel Costa at ccosta@schcontario.ca  



 
 
Music Therapy with Justis2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00
25 Aug

LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00
Are you or a loved one part of the LGBTQI2S+ community and impacted by dementia and/or Alzheimer’s Disease?

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto will be running a support group that will provide an opportunity for participants to share and learn with others in a supportive and inclusive environment.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

The support group meet every last Thursday of the month from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm using Zoom

For more information about the support group, please contact Curtis Larade (he/him) clarade@alz.to and/or Jennifer Code (she/her) jcode@alz.to
 
To register, CLICK HERE
LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-05-26T12:31:44-04:00
25 Aug

Webinar: Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00

This workshop is for people living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and/or care partners of people living with MCI. The focus of the session will be on providing an overview of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase knowledge of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia
  • Explore how MCI impacts individuals and families
  • Learn how to optimize cognitive health
  • Develop an understanding of supportive services n the community

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar 

 

Webinar: Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00
22 Aug

Music Therapy with Justis

2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00

Music Therapy with Justis.

Come and enjoy an hour of live music, provided by Justis!

Justis is a Music Therapist with Miya Music Therapy. Join us for a Sing-A-Long with Justis and his guitar to popular oldies.

Mondays from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

June 6, 13, 20 and 27
July 4, 11, 18 and 25
August 8, 15, 22, and 29

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link to participate

CLICK HERE to register

For more information, contact Recreation Therapist, Chantel Costa at ccosta@schcontario.ca  



 
 
Music Therapy with Justis2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00
22 Aug

Webinar: Residents’ Rights in Long-Term Care (For Care Partners)

2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00

This educational workshops aims to give care partners an overview of issues related to long-term care (LTC). The goal is for care partners to learn about how the decision for LTC could have an impact on them, understand the application process and to learn to cope with the transition. 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.ca
Step 1: Access your Options
Step 2: Create an Account
Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Residents’ Rights in Long-Term Care (For Care Partners)2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00
16 Aug

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00

This support group is full,  Click here if you wish to be in the wait list.

This ongoing support group will provide an opportunity for spousal care partners to come together to support each other through caregiving experience.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences
  • Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationship
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Society of Toronto and in the community
Spousal Support Group – ONLINE2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00
15 Aug

Webinar: Long Distance Caregiving

2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00

For family caregivers caring from a distance.

Explore some of the unique challenges and issues that can arise when caring from a distance, as well as identify the different ways caregivers can provide support and be involved in the person’s life.

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Long Distance Caregiving2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00
15 Aug

Music Therapy with Justis

2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00

Music Therapy with Justis.

Come and enjoy an hour of live music, provided by Justis!

Justis is a Music Therapist with Miya Music Therapy. Join us for a Sing-A-Long with Justis and his guitar to popular oldies.

Mondays from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

June 6, 13, 20 and 27
July 4, 11, 18 and 25
August 8, 15, 22, and 29

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link to participate

CLICK HERE to register

For more information, contact Recreation Therapist, Chantel Costa at ccosta@schcontario.ca  



 
 
Music Therapy with Justis2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00

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