Dementia & Brain Health Summer Learning Series: Brain Health & Lowering Risk

Alzheimer Society of Hastings-Prince Edward presents:
Dementia & Brain Health Summer Learning Series

Wellington Branch Library

This 4-part learning Series will include 1-hour presentations on:

    1. What is Dementia? /Alzheimer Society Resources & Staff
    2. Dementia Friendly Communities
    3. Finding Your Way
    4. Brain Health & Ways to Lower Risk of Dementia

Tuesday, July 19 at 10:00 AM Basic Presentation – Learn how our brains work and in relation to dementia, risks, and the services the Alzheimer Society offers in community.

Tuesday, July 26 at 10:00 AM Dementia Friendly Communities – A place where people living with dementia are:

  • Understood and respected
  • Supported and included
  • Living healthy active lives in the community
  • Contributing to society in ways that are meaningful

Discuss how we can support people living with dementia, providing information about dementia, strategies to combat the stigma and resources.

Tuesday, August 9 at 10 AM Finding your Way – for people with dementia every step counts. In this presentation you will learn:

  • How to help someone who is lost or confused
  • What to look for
  • What to say
  • What to do

Tuesday, August 16 at 10 AM Brain Health – Learn tips to help you to stay brain healthy