What is ‘Dementia’? Dementia is a disease that affects the lives of patients and their families in multiple aspects. The following will be covered in session 3:
· Caregiver stress
· Sharing session with an experienced caregiver
· Caregiver: Managing expectations
· Resources available within the community
· Self-care craft workshop top of form
· Family intergenerational game booths.
This programme is part of a 3-part series.
Sign up for the other sessions:
6 April 2019, 1pm - 3pm: Session 1 - Dementia and our Community
20 April 2019, 1pm - 3pm: Session 2 - Reducing Risk of Dementia
18 May 2019, 1pm – 3pm: Session 3 - Caregiver Guide 101
Location: Ang Mo Kio Public Library, Programme Zone, Level 1
This talk is brought to you by AMKFSC (COMNET CREST) and AIC which aims to raise awareness about the increasing number of people with dementia and their daily struggles. They also wish to shed light on the importance of building a dementia-friendly community to support both persons with dementia and caregivers.
Interested to learn more?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp 9129 6930 for more information.
AMKFSC (COMNET CREST) provides a vital link between our residents and the mental health support networks. Our goal is to provide a holistic service focused on improving the quality of life for seniors and caregivers. We service seniors who live in the central region, primarily Ang Mo Kio, Sengkang and nearby estates.
(Agency of Integrated Care) AIC reaches out to caregivers and seniors with information on staying active and ageing well, and connecting people to services they need. We support partners in strengthening their capability to deliver quality care, and bring partners to together to meet the needs of our ageing population. Our work in the community brings care services and information closer to those in need.