Caring for the Caregiver Virtual Presentation
Join us virtually to learn more about Caregiving and Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Registration is easy and this event is free. After you register your login information will be emailed to you. Everyone that registers and attends will receive a e-gift card for a cup of coffee to Starbucks that Thursday after the presentation as a thank you. We will have two virtual presentations: Caregiving Today: It’s a Balancing Act with Gail Arno, CMC and Director of Care Management at Elder Care Management Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia with Kate Kriner, Community Educator, hosted by Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services of the Diocese of Sacramento. There will be a Q&A after presentations.
CAREGIVING TODAY: It’s a Balancing Act. Gail Arno, CMC and Director of Care Management at Elder Care Management
The Elder Care Management team has over a decade of experience supporting clients and their families through the aging journey. Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia adds additional layers of complexity to the situation. If you are a caregiver, finding value in your role and knowing your limitations can be critical to your success. Becoming educated and knowledgeable about the journey ahead can make all the difference. Join us to learn the importance of self-care and tools to make it happen.
UNDERSTANDING ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA. Kate Kriner, Community Educator Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s is not normal aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptoms.