Join us for a Dementia Overview

Who Should Attend? Family and Friends who care for or help support someone who has dementia.

Dementia 101 – Dementia Information for Families and Friends

  • The Basics of Dementia
  • Changes in Thinking that a Person who has Dementia Experiences
  • Effective Communication Strategies with a Person who has Dementia

Thursday May 23, 2019 – 2:00-3:00 pm  (Clinton Commons: 1105 S. Scott Rd., St Johns, MI 48879)

Thursday May 23, 2019 – 6:00-7:00 pm   (Clinton Commons: 1105 S. Scott Rd., St Johns, MI 48879)

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 – 11:00-Noon*   (United Church of Ovid, 131 W Front St, Ovid, MI 48866)

        *Followed by luncheon

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 – 6:00-7:00 pm      (Bath Public Township Library, 14480 Webster Rd, Bath, MI  48808)

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 – 1:00-2:00 pm  (Bath Public Township Library, 14480 Webster Rd, Bath, MI 48808)

Activities for Persons with Dementia

  • Engage a person who has dementia in daily activities and life around them
  • Modify activities for a person who has dementia
  • Connect with a person who has dementia through activities

Thursday May 23, 2019 – 3:30-4:30 pm   (Clinton Commons: 1105 S. Scott Rd., St Johns, MI 48879)

Thursday May 23, 2019 – 7:30-8:30 pm   (Clinton Commons: 1105 S. Scott Rd., St Johns, MI 48879)

How Do I Register?  Contact Barb Mannino at 517-887-1418 or manninob@tcoa.org.

This project is supported, in part, by grant number 90DS2015 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC, the Aging & Adult Services Agency, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Lansing, Michigan, and Tri-County Office on Aging.