Dementia Experience offers new perspective on Dementia on September 19

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Join Monarch Health Care Management and Freedom Home Care for a unique experience that will change how you view Dementia.

 

“The Dementia Experience was very enlightening. I considered myself an informed person and believe I was educated far beyond what I expected.”
– Ruby, Participant

 

Schedule of Events
September 19, 2017 at Laurel’s Peak Rehabilitation Center – 700 James Avenue, Mankato, MN
Virtual Dementia Tours — 3:45 to 5 p.m. and 6:45 to 7:30 pm in 15 minutes increments.
Dementia Friends — 5:30 to 6:30 pm (Appetizers served at 5 pm)
 

Virtual Dementia Tour – During a Virtual Dementia Tour, trained facilitators guide participants outfitted with patented devices that alter their senses while they try to complete common everyday tasks and exercises. The tour enables caregivers to experience for themselves the physical and mental challenges those with Dementia face, and use the experience to provide better person-centered care.

 
Dementia Friends Minnesota – Dementia Friends gives people an understanding of dementia and the small things you can do that make a difference. In this one-hour session you’ll learn what dementia is, what it’s like to live with the disease, and some tips for communicating with people who have dementia.
 

Space is limited for this FREE event. To ensure a space in the Virtual Dementia Tour contact Christine Nessler of Freedom Home Care, LLC at cnessler@freedomhomecarellc.com or 507.387.4663.

September 13, 2017 in Community Resources, Event

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