Wed, Feb 24 | ZOOM

Dementia: How to Care, How to Cope, How to Thrive

Most of us know someone who is living with dementia, if we’re not suffering its effects ourselves. Yet the topic is often shrouded in shame and secrecy due to dementia’s stigma and our own anxiety.

Time & Location

Feb 24, 7:00 PM – Mar 24, 8:30 PM
ZOOM

About the Event

Most of us know someone who is living with dementia, if we’re not suffering its effects ourselves.  Yet the topic is often shrouded in shame and secrecy due to dementia’s stigma and our own anxiety.  This class, led by Barney Nelson and Shelly Edwards, will take a pragmatic “how to” approach to understanding dementia and caring for those who are affected by it, including the caregivers. 

REGISTER: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0qdeyprzojEtxRF0P6s2PRYwEWz_d3D9sq 

About the Instructors: Barney Nelson lives with Lewy Body Dementia - similar to Alzheimer’s, it’s a progressive and incurable neurodegenerative brain disease.  Shelly Edwards is a professional educator on the care of people with dementia.

Share This Event

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

147 NW 19th Avenue (at NW Everett)

Portland, OR 97209

503-222-9811

cathedral@trinity-episcopal.org

Trinity Map Web.png