Free workshop series: Thursdays April 27 - May 11
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Goodrich Library (handicap accessible)
Dementia Conversations – April 27
Helpful ways to talk effectively with and about people who have dementia, about medical, driving, and financial issues. Lead by Pam Smith of NEK Council on Aging using the Alzheimer’s Associates curriculum.
We Need to Talk – May 4
Lead by AARP consultant Doug Mason, we’ll learn how to have that most difficult conversation about giving up the keys, and ways to make it work, along with alternative solutions.
Effective Communication Strategies with Alzheimer’s – May 11
Dial down the stress and talk with patience and effectiveness. Pam Smith helps us figure out how.
Sponsored by partners Orleans County Restorative Justice Center, NEK Council on Aging and supporters.
Thanks to the Newport Age-Friendly, AARP group and to Northeast Kingdom Home Care, Inc.