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Understanding Dementia – Bristol Library

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This presentation provides an overview of dementia and how it is different from normal aging. We will discuss the different forms of dementia, common symptoms that accompany memory loss, and communication techniques for real-world situations. We will provide specific ideas to help caregivers build both empathy and understanding of dementia and provide practical tools for …

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Navigating the World of Assisted Living and Memory Care – Canton Public Library

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This presentation will explain the differences between Skilled Nursing Homes, Independent and Assisted Living Communities, Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Memory Care Communities.  Liz Cornish will then focus specifically on Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities.  She will explain how these communities can differ in care and amenities.  She will provide information regarding questions that …

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Meaningful Engagement during COVID – Wethersfield Public Library

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People depend on one another to flourish, regardless of their age, however the importance of meaningful engagement for seniors cannot be overemphasized. In this continued time of concern that stems from a global health crisis, the need to self-isolate and practice strict social distancing has taken a major toll on mental health for people in …

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