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CARERS Program
Providence Healthcare

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 dementia care program that introduces the innovative use of standardized patients - actors trained to simulate real-life situations - so that caregivers, guided by expert clinical coaches, will learn how to deal with common challenging situations.

Goals of the Program:

  • Enhance practical skills for caregivers
  • Improve caregivers' coping and problem-solving skills
  • Enhance caregivers' confidence in dealing with challenges
  • Improve caregivers' social interaction and social support

DATES and TIMES: this is a 10-week program 

Mondays, October 16 to December 18 from 9:30 am to 12:00 noon

COST: FREE, registrationi s required.

For information or to register, please call: 

Erin Leneeuw at 416-285-3666 x 4177 or

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Providence Healthcare - Scotiabank Learning Centre (RM. B156)
3276 St Clair Ave E (Warden and St. Clair)
Scarborough, ON M1L 1W1

This event does not require an RSVP. Registered users can request event reminders.