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CARERS Program

November 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free
Elderly couple living with demetia

NOTE: The 8 Week Session is Currently In Progress (Booked)

How Can I Join?

Assessment is required.
In Toronto/ GTA: Contact the Reitman Centre at 416-586-4800 ext. 5882, [email protected] or Alzheimer Society of Toronto
Rest of Ontario: Contact your local Alzheimer Society using our Find A Program Location tool.

What will I learn?

  • Focuses on practical skills and emotional supports needed to care for people with 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
  • CARERS is an evidence-based program developed by the Reitman Centre, Sinai Health System in Toronto

Time Commitment

CARERS program runs for 8 weeks, 2 hours per session, maximum 6 care partners/ caregivers in group.

Free Program

CARERS program is free of charge to care partners of people living with dementia.

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

60 Murray Street, Toronto
60 Murray Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada
Phone:
416 586-4800 ext. 5882

Organizer

Reitman Centre – Enhancing Care for Ontario Dementia Care Partners
Phone:
416-586-4800 ext. 5882
Email:
reitmandementia.carers@sinaihealthsystem.ca
Website:
http://www.dementiacarers.ca/

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