Free Alzheimer’s Training Now Available
To Local Family Caregivers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Crystal Henry/Margaret Pilgram
Home Instead Senior Care® is offering to help local families manage the challenges of caring for loved ones afflicted with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Free training for families caring for these older adults will be available February 21st and 28th at The Country Inn & Suites, 1357 East College Avenue, State College PA. The training is a two-part evening series, beginning at 6pm, light refreshments will be offered.
These free family education workshops will discuss how to encourage engagement, care for yourself while caring for a loved one, and how to manage behaviors such as anger, aggression, wandering and refusing to eat. In addition the training will review the basic facts about Alzheimer’s and how to use the affected person’s life story to plan and provide individualized care. Seating is limited; Call 814-238-8820 to RSVP by February 12th.