Sponsored in-part by: Embassy Suites, Harrah's/Harvey's,Starbuck's (at the "Y") Alzheimer's Assoc., Rosemary Manning, MMC-Community Health Library, IHSS, SHEP
2010 Fall Caregiver Series flyer [.pdf]
This series of six week classes is designed to provide instruction and support for caregivers who are or are planning to care for a family member or friend 60 years of age or greater. All classes and materials are offered FREE of charge DONATIONS are gratefully accepted Refreshments will be provided Classes will be held from 1:00p.m. to 3:00p.m. Embassy Suites 4130 Lake Tahoe Blvd (Hwy 50) South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Monday, October 11 - Learn about local community resources for the aging and reliable on-line health information Linda Dean, El Dorado County & Alison Clement, Marshall Medical Community Health Library Monday, October 18 - Tapping Into Wellness: Learn how to clear emotional blocks that hold you back from having a loving caregiving relationship and healthy lifestyle Rosemary Manning, MA, Mh, CMT Monday, October 25 - Maintaining Your Brain: How to live a brain healthy lifestyle Vicki Lebsack, Alzheimer’s Association N.NV. & N.CA. Monday, November 1 - Talking To Your Doctor: Learn how to make the most of your medical appointments and how to get the explanations you need Terry Mc Peek, RN Monday, November 8 - Understanding Aging: An in-depth look at the nature of the normal aging process and its effects on anatomy and physiology Larry Dawes, MSW, Geriatric Care Manager Monday, November 15 - Caregiver’s Guide to Nutrition: Explore a wide variety of issues related to nutritional needs of individuals experiencing a hronic, physical or cognitive decline Suzanne Anderson, RD
To register call El Dorado County Department of Human Services Family Caregiver Support Program at: 530-621-6151 800-510-2020 FREE In-home RESPITE is available to qualified caregivers!!!