Dementia Caregiving & COVID-19: Webinar Series

We are pleased to present a free webinar series to help dementia caregivers address some of the challenges they have been facing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each webinar will be held live with time for Q&A. Register today and plan to join us online!

July sessions:

COVID-19 Guidance and Tips for Dementia Caregivers| Anita Chopra, MD
July 8, 2020 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
How do I explain COVID-19 to my loved one with dementia? How do I keep them safe, healthy, and at home during the pandemic? Dr. Anita Chopra will address these questions and many more. | REGISTER

Handy Self-Care Tips for the Busy Dementia Caregiver| Maggie Christofferson BASW & April Scott MS, MPA
July 13, 2020 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Many dementia caregivers are in desperate need of self-care and struggle to make time for it. We have all heard mainstream self-care tips like getting a massage or facial; but most caregivers do not have that kind of time. Join us as we present useful and practical tips for how to take care of yourself. | REGISTER

Falls and Memory Loss | Victoria Panzer, PhD
July 23, 2020 | 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
People living with memory loss and dementia have a higher risk of falling — which can often cause injury and complications, and could eventually lead to placement in a nursing facility. Dr. Panzer will discuss fall risk and prevention for people living with dementia. | REGISTER

Long-Term Care Planning During COVID-19: What You Need to Know| Lisa Mayfield of Aging Wisdom
July 30, 2002 | 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
How do I know when it’s time to place my loved one in long-term care? What are some safety practices I can take when visiting my loved one? Join us as Lisa Mayfield of Aging Wisdom explores how COVID-19 has impacted our questions about long-term care. | REGISTER