Alzheimer’s Association: Best Friends Approach for Families
This program will teach families how to use the internationally recognized Best Friends ApproachTM with their loved one who has dementia. The Approach focusing on relationships and the life story has been shown to improve the quality of life and reduce challenging behaviors in persons with dementia. Participants come away with a refreshing new perspective on dementia care! Featuring guest speaker and co-author Tonya Cox.
Designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers. Please no professionals. $5 donation suggested.
This event will be held on Oct 23 from 5-7pm at the Evansville Central Library – Browning Room A, 200 SE 7th Street, Evansville, IN.
Registration required. To register or find out more, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit http://www.alz.org/kyin/in_my_community_education_calendar.asp.