Taking care of someone with dementia, memory loss, or Alzheimer’s disease can be confusing, stressful, and exhausting.
Creating Confident Caregivers is a 6-week class held online (using Zoom) for family caregivers to ease all those difficult emotions by increasing knowledge. During the class you will learn about dementia, it’s impact on behavior, how to set realistic goals, and much more. View the flyer (PDF)
Learn to reduce caregiving stress by:
- Understanding dementia’s impact on behavior Establishing realistic expectation for your loved one
- Supporting your loved one’s ability to engage in meaningful daily activities
- Structuring an effective caregiving environment Improving your confidence as a caregiver
- Workshop is free of charge and for non-professional caregivers of individuals living at home.
Wednesdays, January 19 – February 23, 2022 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Mondays, April 4 – May 9, 2022 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
To register, call 517-887-1465 or e-mail Christine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MSU will be partnering with TCOA to bring more programs to MSU in the future.
The MSU WorkLife Office is committed to holding and bringing to your attention wonderful programming in the community that helps our elder caregivers. Many of us care for aging adults and don’t even consider ourselves “caregivers”.
TCOA provides these trainings free of charge to our tri-county community. TCOA and MSU are proud to partner to share the resources that support you in your caregiving journey.