Free Class; Conversations about Dementia
Name: Free Class; Conversations about Dementia
Date: February 20, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PST
On Tuesday, February 20 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Oregon Care Partners is hosting a free, instructor-led class in Dallas titled “Conversations About Dementia” designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian engage in productive conversations about Alzheimer’s and dementia. This 2-hour class is free of charge, thanks to funding from the State of Oregon and partnerships with trusted organizations including the Alzheimer’s Association and Oregon Health Care Association. WHAT: The class is designed to help anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian become more comfortable addressing topics such as medical care, legal options and finance management with their loved ones affected by dementia. A professional instructor will share real-world experience in an interactive classroom environment. This class is free, thanks to funding by the state of Oregon. WHO: This class is designed for anyone who cares for an aging Oregonian. Individuals that provide care for an aging family member or loved one, as well as those who work in professional caregiver settings, public safety or social work, are invited to attend this free class. Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up. WHEN: February 20, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. WHERE: West Valley Hospital 525 SW Washington Street Dallas, OR 97338 Visit www.OregonCarePartners.com to register and sign up for this no-cost class. ### About Oregon Care Partners Oregon Care Partners was established in 2014 to help caregivers improve the lives and care for aging Oregonians by providing access to no-cost, high quality classes in all corners of the state. The quality training consortium is comprised of non-profit organizations including the Oregon Health Care Association (OHCA) and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 503, in collaboration with key training organizations including the Alzheimer’s Association. Caregivers, administrators, and members of the public are encouraged to sign up for free classes and learn more at www.OregonCarePartners.com.