The Southeastern Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association is hosting these education programs.
Effective Communication Strategies on Friday, April 3 from 11 AM-noon.
Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.
We are also hosting two upcoming caregiver support groups as well:
Caregiver Support Group: Wednesday April 1, 6-7 PM.
Caregiver Support Group: Thursday, April 2, 2-3 PM.
To participate in these programs, you MUST register online via the links above or by calling the Alzheimer's Association Helpline at 1-800-272-3900. You may join via internet or by phone. Sign in details for the meeting will be emailed to you following registration. Please call our 24/7 helpline to register: 800.272.3900
Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, f...