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Savvy Caregiver Training

September 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until September 28, 2018

Eastern Area Agency on Aging is sponsoring a free 12-hour Savvy Caregiver Training for people caring for a family member or friend with dementia, presented by Lisa King, Social Service Director at the Maine Veterans’ Home in Machias and a Master Savvy Caregiver Trainer through the Office of Aging & Disability and Department of Health & Human Services.  The class meets for 2 hours each Friday over a period of 6 weeks beginning August 24, 2018, from 2 – 4 pm in the conference room at the Maine Veterans’ Home in Machias.  The Maine Savvy Caregiver program builds attitude, skills and knowledge to help caregivers develop confidence, learn strategies for interacting and communicating with their family member, and how to better understand and manage challenging behaviors.  Download a flyer.  Register today by calling EAAA at 941-2865.

Details

Date:
September 28, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Eastern Area Agency on Aging
Phone:
207-941-2865
Website:
http://www.eaaa.org/

Venue

Maine Veterans’ Home, Machias
32 Veterans Way
Machias, 04654 United States
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Phone:
207-255-0162
Website:
https://mainevets.org/locations-2/machias/