A FREE six-session training for caregivers caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s or related dementia will be offered at the Westminster Senior Center. Sessions will be held Monday evenings savyybeginning April 1, 2019 from 10am – noon. The Westminster Senior Center is located at 69 West Main St. in Westminster. The series is open to the public and participants do not need to be residents of Westminster.

Taking care of a person living with Alzheimer’s or related dementia is specialized work. To do this work successfully, caregivers need special skills, knowledge and a positive attitude that helps them to care for themselves

Savvy Caregiver will help you:

Understand the impact dementia on both you and the person you are caring for

Learn the skills you need to manage daily life

Take control and set goals

Strengthen family resources

Feel better about your caregiver role

Take care of you!

For more information or to register contact: Nicole Kanis, Caregiver Specialist at nkanis@mhcc-1.org or 978-466-1507

Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the Administration For Community Living in collaboration with the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs and Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley.