Meeting the Challenges in Dementia Care

Meeting the Challenges in Dementia Care

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January 13, 2018 9:00 am

The Glebe Centre

950 Bank St., Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5G6

613-230-5730

Continuing Education Series Understanding Dementia 2018

Continuing Education for Volunteers, Family Members, Abbotsford Members, Clients and Staff

Gathering Place (2nd floor) Main Building 77 Monk Street

This session will provide an overview of dementia.  Strategies needed for visiting someone who has dementia.  Providing support for frontline caregivers including staff.  There will be an opportunity for questions.

Facilitator:    Bonnie Daros RN, BScN, GNC.   Bonnie is a Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant with the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre.  Bonnie provides education, consultation, and support to individuals involved with Long-Term Care.  With over 20 years’ experience in the area of dementia has helped Bonnie acquire an in-depth understanding of dementia and a commitment to promoting person-centered care and best practice.

If you are interested in attending this session, please contact Lonelle Butler at

613 238-2727 ext. 353 or email volunteer@glebecentre.ca by January 10, 2018

There will be coffee, tea and an assortment of muffins available at 8:30.  The session will be 2 hours in length.