Dementia Conversations Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning: Nola Robert E Smith

Robert E Smith Library
 6301 Canal Blvd
 New Orleans, LA 70124

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

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When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care.

Additional Information

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning is an education workshop offered by the Alzheimer’s Association that offers helpful tips to assist families in having honest and caring conversations with family members about dementia. The workshop reinforces the need to plan ahead and build a care team that communicates well in order to reduce the stress that can accompany a disease like Alzheimer’s and connects you with helpful resources to enhance quality of life for everyone involved.

Information

  • Delivery Method: In Person
  • Date:Tuesday, December 11, 2018
  • Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Time Zone: (GMT -6:00) Central Time
  • Audience:General Public
  • Languages: English

Contact

    Primary Contact:
  • 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Register

    Registration Info:
  • Type: Registration Preferred (Not Required)
  • Registration Opens: Sunday, January 01, 2017
  • Deadline Date: Friday, January 11, 2019
  • Event Fee: Free
  • Register Now

Information

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning is an education workshop offered by the Alzheimer’s Association that offers helpful tips to assist families in having honest and caring conversations with family members about dementia. The workshop reinforces the need to plan ahead and build a care team that communicates well in order to reduce the stress that can accompany a disease like Alzheimer’s and connects you with helpful resources to enhance quality of life for everyone involved.

  • Delivery Method: In Person
  • Date:Tuesday, December 11, 2018
  • Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Time Zone: (GMT -6:00) Central Time
  • Audience:General Public
  • Languages: English

Contact

    Primary Contact:
  • 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Register

    Registration Info:
  • Type: Registration Preferred (Not Required)
  • Registration Opens: Sunday, January 01, 2017
  • Deadline Date: Friday, January 11, 2019
  • Event Fee: Free
  • Register Now