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April 3, 2017
RSVP Minds in Motion
Anne Johhnston Health Station

Minds in Motion is a program that combines physical activity, mental,
and social stimulation for individuals living with early to mid-stage
Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, and their care partners.

Program D...
April 3, 2017 1:00 PM
April 4, 2017
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 t...
April 4, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Minds in Motion
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

Minds in Motion is a program that combines physical activity, mental,
and social stimulation for individuals living with early to mid-stage
Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, and their care partners.

Pro...
April 4, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Care in Later Stages
Woodgreen Community Services

Preparing for the Later Stages

A workshop for family caregivers of people in the late stage of
dementia.

Topics:

* What to consider when preparing for later stages

April 4, 2017 4:30 PM
April 6, 2017
RSVP Dementia 101
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

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:

* Ga...
April 6, 2017 10:00 AM
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...
April 6, 2017 5:00 PM
Open Living with Ambiguous Loss Support Group (4 sessions)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

* This support group is designed for family caregivers of those
diagnosed with dementia. The concept of "Ambiguous Loss"
will be explored with participants. Participants will have
an opportunity to l...
April 6, 2017 5:30 PM
Open The Boomers Club
The Anne Johnston Health Station

Socialize - Exercise - Energize

Description:

* The Boomers Club is an 8-week program that focuses on wellness
for the p

April 6, 2017 5:30 PM
April 8, 2017
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (2 Full Days)
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...
April 8, 2017 9:00 AM
RSVP Care Essentials
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This full-day training for family caregivers will help you explore how
communication and behaviour may change in the middle stages of
dementia.

Topics include:

* The progression of dementia
* Understanding behaviour an...
April 8, 2017 10:00 AM
April 9, 2017
RSVP Preparing for Late and End Stage Dementia
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

How a Palliative Approach Can Help

Palliative Approach can be very useful when caring for
someone living with dementia. Taking the opportunity to prepare and
avoid
making decisions in crisis is an important cornerstone of...
April 9, 2017 11:00 AM
April 10, 2017
RSVP Dance Therapy
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

Expression Through Music and Rhythm

Dance/Movement therapy is a person-centered holistic practice. It
allows for the exploration of the connection between mind and body as a
creative outlet for self-expression. Wit...
April 10, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Navigating the Dementia Care System
Sprint Senior Care

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services
available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services
reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP covered services,
respite services, financial assi...
April 10, 2017 1:00 PM
Open Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) Tour
Royal Ontario Museum

Part of the Active Living Program sponsored by Manulife

A guided interactive tour of the Royal Ontario Museum for people in the
early stages of dementia and their family caregivers.

Light refreshments are served following the to...
April 10, 2017 2:30 PM
April 12, 2017
RSVP Navigating the Dementia Care System
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services
available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services
reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP covered services,
respite service...
April 12, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Art in the Moment: AGO Tour
Art Gallery of Ontario

Part of the Active Living Program sponsored by Manulife

Brief Description:

* A guided, interactive tour of the Art Gallery of Ontario for
people in the early stages of dementia and their family
caregivers.

Light refreshmen...
April 12, 2017 1:00 PM
April 13, 2017
RSVP Art Series
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for a 5-week art series where you’ll get a chance to
learn, experiment, and explore creativity with different visual
arts
projects and mediums each week.

This workshop,
offered in an encouraging and relaxin...
April 13, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Brain Health
West Neighbourhood House

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 find...
April 13, 2017 1:30 PM
April 18, 2017
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias in MANDARIN
SJMC Community Centre

Brief Description

This presentation allows participants to learn about
Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the
brain,
the progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk
factors and
h...
April 18, 2017 2:30 PM
RSVP Understanding Behaviours
South East Toronto Family Health Team

Learn how to better communicate with someone with dementia.

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers and friends of individuals in
the middle stages of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
...
April 18, 2017 4:30 PM
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.



April 18, 2017 6:30 PM
April 19, 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...
April 19, 2017 5:30 PM
April 20, 2017
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training (1 Full Day)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: This workshop is for PSWs or Front-line Health Care
Providers.

Brief Description:

* This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
and the Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line
...
April 20, 2017 9:00 AM
April 21, 2017
Open Coffee with Cathy
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto invites you to spend Friday morning
with our CEO, Cathy Barrick!

Coffee with Cathy is a monthly social program for people with dementia.
The program includes refreshments, socialization as...
April 21, 2017 10:00 AM
April 22, 2017
RSVP Young Carers Meetup (ONLINE via SKYPE)
ONLINE

Are you a young adult (between the ages of 16 to 35) whose parent has
Dementia? you are not alone!

Meet others who are also on this journey. This group offers a chance
to:

* Share your story
* Discuss how your relationship with your parent/...
April 22, 2017 10:30 AM
April 25, 2017
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
Bathurst-Finch Community Hub

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...
April 25, 2017 1:00 PM
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias in CANTONESE
SJMC Community Centre

Brief Description

This presentation allows participants to learn about
Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the
brain,
the progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk
factors and
ho...
April 25, 2017 2:30 PM
April 26, 2017
RSVP CARERS Program
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

A 10- week program for family caregivers of people with early and
mid-stage demenita. An Accredited program of the Sinai Health System
Reitman Centre CARERS Program, this is a fully integrated,
comprehensive dementi...
April 26, 2017 1:00 PM
April 27, 2017
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training (1 Full Day)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: This workshop is for PSWs or Front-line Health Care
Providers.

Brief Description:

* This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
and the Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line
...
April 27, 2017 9:00 AM
Open Webinar: Dementia and Communication
Online Event

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

Description:

* Learn how dementia affects communication and strategies to
improve communication with the person with dementia
* For family caregiv...
April 27, 2017 12:00 PM
April 29, 2017
RSVP Long-distance Caregiving
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

* This workshop will provide strategies for family caregivers who
are providing care and support from a distance.

Topics:

* Explore the unique challenges and issues that can arise when
caring from a...
April 29, 2017 10:00 AM

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