|Description (Service)||Community Education Programs include but are not limited to:
Memory and Aging Program - This program is for anyone interested in learning about memory changes that may occur with age. Discussions include how memory works, memory strengths, and strategies to improve everyday memory performance. It is held in various locations in Huron and Perth Counties throughout the year in 4 Weekly, 2 Hour Sessions. The cost for this course is $25 per participant, which covers the cost of the workbook. Register by calling one of the offices.
Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) in Dementia Care: Supporting Persons with Responsive Behaviours - This is an 8-hour educational program designed for interdisciplinary point-of-care staff across healthcare sectors. This program promotes a person-centred, compassionate approach to care, enabling staff to respond respectfully, and with confidence and skill when providing care. Register by calling one of the offices.
Education Hour - Join us for our free online learning sessions on ZOOM! Alzheimer Society Huron Perth's Public Education Coordinators will cover the topics we are most often asked about - as detailed below. Register at Education Hour Programs - Online | Alzheimer Society of Huron Perth.
Community and Public Education
Are you looking for a speaker for your meeting? Would you like to know more about Dementia Friendly Communities, and/or receive dementia training for your staff in a local business, community organization, retirement, or long-term care home? Dementia-related topics are also appropriate for service clubs, community groups, church groups, and professional groups. Training and topics can be tailored to meet the needs of the group participants. Contact one of the Public Education Coordinators for more information.
|Hours||As scheduled or on request, call for details or visit the website HERE|
|Areas Served||Huron County ; Perth County|
|Application||Contact the Public Education Coordinator at one of the locations Perth 519-271-1910 Ext 221 or Huron 519-482-1482 Ext. 122 for more information.|
Address and Location
|Located In Community||Central Huron|
|Address & Map||
Central Huron, ON
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|Intersection||C H Meier Blvd and Ontario St (Hwy 7)|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||519-482-1482, Huron; 519-271-1910 Perth|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-561-5012, Huron; 1-888-797-1882 Perth|
|Social Media|| Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AlzheimerHuronPerth
|Primary Contact||Christy Bannerman, Public Education Coordinator; Phone: 519-271-1910 Ext 221; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Jeanette Sears, Public Education Coordinator; Phone: 519-482-1482 Ext 122; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||c/o Alzheimer Society Huron Perth; PO Box 639
Central Huron, ON
Canada N0M 1L0