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August 1, 2017
RSVP Mindfulness for Caregivers
Reconnect Community Health Services (formerly St. Clair West Services
for Seniors)


Brief Description:

This four-week group will offer family caregivers of person with
dementia a chance to learn and practice mindfulness techniques in an
open and rela...
August 1, 2017 10:00 AM
August 3, 2017
Open General Caregiver Support Group (4 sessions) in FARSI
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

The content of the support group is driven by the participants.
Participants are encouraged to speak about issues of importance to them
and to suggest topics for future discussion.

Learning Objectives:...
August 3, 2017 3:30 PM
Open General Caregiver Support Group (4 sessions)
Toronto Memory Program

Brief Description:

The content of the support group is driven by the participants.
Participants are encouraged to speak about issues of importance to them
and to suggest topics for future discussion.

Learning Objectives:

* P...
August 3, 2017 5:30 PM
August 8, 2017
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (4 Sessions)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: Must be a personal support worker or front-line
health-care provider.

Description:
Increase your skills in caring for people with dementia by
completing the Alzheimer Society of Toronto's specialized Dement...
August 8, 2017 5:00 PM
August 9, 2017
Open Webinar: Brain Health
Online

Use your computer, internet connection and phone to participate in a
live presentation

Description:

* Learn risk factors of Alzheimer's disease and startegies to
improve and maintain the health of the brain.



August 9, 2017 6:30 PM
August 10, 2017
RSVP Brain Games: Myths and Facts of Alzheimer Disease and Dementia
Islington Senior's Centre

Brief Description

This workshop
discusses myths and facts of Alzheimer’s disease and
dementia. This workshop is intended for both general
public and family members. It is an
interactive workshop that provides the op...
August 10, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Behavioural Support Training Program (BSTP) Pilot
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Alzheimer Society of Toronto has redeveloped our Behavioural Support
Training Program (BSTP) program and are ready to try it out.

Who should take this course?

* Front-line healthcare providers who have
successfully comp...
August 10, 2017 5:00 PM
August 14, 2017
RSVP Caregiver Stress
Reconnect Community Health Services

Brief Description:

* This workshop is to help caregivers identify their sources of
stress and develop coping strategies

Objectives:

* Explore the different types of stress caregivers may experience
and develop...
August 14, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
Sprint Senior Care

An overview of the symtoms of dementia

This workshop will provide caregivers with an understanding of how
dementia affects the brain by exploring the 7 A's of dementia. Each A
represents a change to a particular part of the brain. ...
August 14, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Dementia 101
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Description:

* This workshop will provide family caregivers with an
overview of Alzheimer's disease focusing on the importance of
early diagnosis and illustrates the progression of the disease.

Objectives:

* Gain a gr...
August 14, 2017 5:30 PM
August 15, 2017
Open Online Dementia Care Training Program (ODCTP)
Online

For PSWs and other Health Care Professionals

When: August 15 to September 26, 2017

(Webinars are on Wednesdays, August 16 and September 13)

Program runs for 6 weeks.

Cost: $60

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August 15, 2017 12:00 AM
August 16, 2017
RSVP Brain Health in FARSI
North York Seniors Centre

Description:

This presentation will better the participant's understanding of the
risk factors of dementia and improving and maintaining the health of
the brain.

Learning Objectives:

* Understand some of the research fin...
August 16, 2017 10:00 AM
August 21, 2017
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages of dementia. The primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and
education to...
August 21, 2017 5:30 PM
August 22, 2017
RSVP Creativity in Caregiving
Kipling Acres

Brief Description:

* This interactive workshop will teach care partners how to
incorporate drama, art, and imagination into their relationships
with family members with memory loss.

Objectives:
August 22, 2017 1:00 PM
August 24, 2017
RSVP AST Outings: Tour of the Toronto Humane Society
The Toronto Humane Society

Are you an animal lover?

Are you interested in the benefits of pet therapy?Then make sure to
join us August 24 for a tour of the Toronto Humane Society!

During the tour, participants will learn about the work THS does and
...
August 24, 2017 11:00 AM
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
West Neighbourhood House

An overview of the symtoms of dementia

This workshop will provide caregivers with an understanding of how
dementia affects the brain by exploring the 7 A's of dementia. Each A
represents a change to a particular part of the b...
August 24, 2017 1:30 PM
August 25, 2017
RSVP Balancing Risks and Rewards in Dementia
Providence Healthcare

This workshop is for family caregivers of people with dementia, it aims
to:

* Explore the concept of risk for persons with dementia, their
families, and care providers
* Recognize potential sources of risk for persons with dem...
August 25, 2017 10:00 AM
August 29, 2017
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
Reconnect Community Health Services (formerly St. Clair West Services
for Seniors)


An overview of the symtoms of dementia

This workshop will provide caregivers with an understanding of how
dementia affects the brain by exploring the 7 A's of dementi...
August 29, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
Toronto Memory Program

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages of dementia. The primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and
education to respo...
August 29, 2017 10:00 AM
August 30, 2017
Open Webinar: Understanding Ambiguous Loss
Online

Use your computer, internet connection and phone to participate in a
live presentation

Description:

* Explore the concept of ambiguous loss, develop coping strategies
and gain understanding of feelings of grief when caring for a
person with ...
August 30, 2017 6:30 PM

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