The following classes are FREE and located at the Alzheimer’s Association NM Chapter office, 9500 Montgomery Blvd. NE Suite 121 in Albuquerque 87111. – unless otherwise noted.
Contact Chris McCaffrey at 505-266-4473 or 1-800-272-3900 or email him at email@example.com to register.
Introduction to Support Group with Barbara Michels
A class for families and caregivers facing Alzheimer’s and related dementias
January 4th from 1 to 2pm
Savvy Caregiver Program Series
A 7 week course meets once a week for 2 hours on Tuesdays: January 5 to February 16 5:30 to 7:30pm OR Thursdays: January 7 to February 18, 10an- noon. Class size is limited. Offers practical education overview to help improve life as a dementia caregiver, best practices for dealing with behaviors and communication and connects you with all available resources.
Legal Issues for Caregivers – what you should know with Don Pinnock, JD
Covers powers of attorney, guardianships, livings wills. January 14 1 to 2pm.
The Basics of Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias’ with Barbara Michels
January 20 1 to 2:30pm
Savvy Caregiver Program
A 7 week course meets once a week on Mondays beginning January 25 through February 15, 2 to 5pm. Offers practical education overview to help improve life as a dementia caregiver, best practices for dealing with behaviors and communication and connects you with all available resources. Location: Bosque Farms Community Center, 950 N Bosque Loop. Bosque Farms, NM 87068. To register please call 505-307-5050 OR 575-647-3868 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Joy of Dementia Caregiving with Cindy Brown, LBSW and CDP of Home Instead Senior Care
January 27 noon to 1pm.