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Thursdays

Spousal Support Group
AGI West Island
Bilingual, meeting bi-weekly on Thursdays
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
No Cost

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  MARVA WHYTE ALZHEIMER'S AWARENESS CONFERENCE

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Hormones, Sleep and Dementia: How Are They Linked?

Chamandy Auditorium, Lower Canada College
4090 Royal Avenue, Montreal, QC H4A 2M5
6:30 PM -8:00 PM (Sign-up at 6:00 PM)
Registration required - Admission $20

To register, please call 514-485-7233.

This conference is made possible through the generosity of the Marvin A. Drimer Foundation.



Monday, December 9

Building Connections with the Positive Physical Approach
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Mentored by Teepa Snow, certified trainers Karin Derouaux and Meghan Williams will give an overview of the Positive Physical Approachtm. PPA helps care partners learn to recognize and support the changes in ability that accompany dementia.

AGI Montreal
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
25$

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Monday, January 20 and 27

Alzheimer 101
Learn how dementia affects the brain and how basic caregiving principles can help with challenging situations.

A two-part course.

AGI West Island
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
35$

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Wednesday, February 12

Self-Care 101

"You need to take care of yourself." Caregivers often hear this advice but rarely take it, usually because we don't know how to do it. This course explores the dangers of compassion fatigue and burnout, ways to prevent them, and steps to treat them when they occur.

AGI Montreal
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
15$

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  AGI GOLF TOURNAMENT
Save the date - June 15, 2020

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