Waukesha County

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Where: Aurora Summit Medical Center – Gifford Room

From: 3/23/2018 10:00:00 AM To: 3/23/2018 11:30:00 AM

Powerful Tools for Caregivers: Designed specifically for family caregivers (not professionals) who care for elderly or special needs persons, this 6 week focused workshop empowers caregivers to improve self care. Caregivers will learn how to reduce stress, improve communication, set action plans and solve problems. It offers solid information on hiring in home help, dealing with financial concerns, overcoming depression, making driving decisions, and working with memory impairment. After completing this course, many participants report they were able to overcome the challenges that arise with caregiving. Respite care through the ADRC is possible upon request.

Fridays, March 23, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 2018  (6 weeks)

Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am   light snack offered (Open to Public)

Location: Aurora Summit Medical Center – Gifford Room

                36500 Aurora Drive

                Summit, WI 53066

Contact: Trish Golden @ Aurora Summit: (262) 434-1248 or online www.aurora.org/events

Class size: 20 maximum participants