Media Contact: Bonnie Lawrence
blawrence at caregiver dot org
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
It Takes Two:
A Refreshing Approach to Understanding and
Coping with Dementia Behavior
Caregivers from all over the Bay Area are invited to attend "It Takes Two: A Refreshing Approach to Understanding and Coping with Dementia Behavior." This free four-week class will help caregivers of someone with memory loss from Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder better understand and communicate with their family member.
This workshop is sponsored by Family Caregiver Alliance and offered in three Bay Area locations:
Mondays, March 3, 10, 17 and 24 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Self Help for the Elderly, San Francisco
Wednesdays, March 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 10:00 a.m. – noon
Pleasanton Senior Center, Pleasanton
Wednesdays, March 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Mercy Retirement and Care Center, Oakland
Donations are accepted and respite scholarships are available.
Preregistration is required. Call FCA at (800) 445-8106. Or, register online by clicking on Workshops, Classes and Conferences.
Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) supports and assists caregivers through education, research, services and advocacy. Part of California’s statewide system of nonprofit Caregiver Resource Centers, FCA offers information, education, publications, care planning, legal/financial consultations and respite assistance. Visit the FCA website at www.caregiver.org.
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