During Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) will present a free virtual public event focusing on research and the experiences of people who care for people living with dementia. The event will take place online, on January 25, 2022, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET.
For family members and friends, caring and caregiving for a person living with dementia is a complex experience. Many caregivers feel proud and have a sense of accomplishment because of the support they provide. Yet, caregiving can also be challenging and overwhelming.
As a caregiver of a person living with dementia, what can help you cope with the challenges you experience? How can you build and maintain your social network? What does the most recent research tell us about how best to support caregivers of people living with dementia?
Join us to learn and discuss how to support the well-being of caregivers of people living with dementia!