A skills based group program for care partners of a person living with dementia.
A skills based group program for care partners of persons living with dementia.
Coaching, Advocacy, Respite, Education, Relationship, Simulation
- Focuses on practical skills and emotional supports needed to care for people living with dementia
- Teaches problem solving techniques, a structured approach to address problems
- Coaches care partners in communication skills through the use of simulation
- Provides strategies for keeping a meaningful relationship with the person living with dementia
Available for in-person groups and video conferencing (virtual care)
8 weekly sessions, 2 hours per session, maximum 6 care partners in group
CARERS Program is free of charge to care partners of a person living with dementia