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Making a Difference in the Lives of People with Dementia

From: Friday 14 May 2021 at 08:15am
To: Friday 14 May 2021 at 12:30pm

Do you know someone with dementia?  Are you a friend, family caregiver, child or spouse of someone with dementia?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, this seminar is for you.

Login                                       8:15 am -- 8:30 am

Introduction of partners      8:30am -8:45am

Dementia Friends                  8:45 am – 10:00 am

Break                                      10:00 am-10:10am

Keynote                                  10:10am-11:15am

Panel Discussion                  11:15 am - 12:30pm

The “Making a Difference in the Lives of People with Dementia” seminar, sponsored by Visiting Angels, Good News Consulting and other community partners, has been providing education and community resources for families over 15 years to those who have a loved one with dementia. 

Our guest speaker is author and caregiver, Loretta Woodward Veney.

Topics include:

  • What to expect as the disease progresses
  • How to communicate better
  • Techniques and approaches for different stages
  • Simple activities and games
  • How to bring JOY to caregiving

Community organizations, including the York County Area Agency on Aging, will be there to assist families as they navigate through the medical, legal, financial and personal aspects of the disease. A virtual goodie bag of resources will be available for all who register!

This event is FREE! However pre-registration is required - Email us at and your zoom link will be sent to you!




Location : Virtual ZOOM Program