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Savvy Caregiver [6-week course – 9/30–11/4]

Savvy Caregiver

Begins Saturday, September 30, 2023 @ 1:30 PM — 3:30 PM

6-week webinar, meeting every Saturday
[September 30 — November 4]

This is an online meetingavailable Statewide in Alaska

Savvy Caregiver is for family members who are caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia (ADRD).

Classes offer caregivers the knowledge and skills they need to improve quality of life for their family member, as well as for themselves.

This course provides:

  • Information on ADRD
  • Knowledge of how dementia affects the person
  • Ideas for setting up daily care and activities for success
  • Strategies for figuring out what behaviors mean and how to respond
  • Tools for decision-making

Savvy Caregiver classes meet for 2 hours a week over six weeks.

Screening & Pre-Registration required. Availability is limited.

𝗙𝗼𝗿 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝗿 𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁:
Gay Wellman, gwellman@alzalaska.org or 907-822-5620

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