Next Chapter of Life - Alzheimer's Awareness: Effective Communication Strategies

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Age Group: Adults, Seniors

Program description

Communication is more than just talking and listening — it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect. Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Next Chapter of Life: Effective Communication Strategies

Mar 14

9-10 am

La Center Community Library

May 4

3-4:15 pm

Battle Ground Community Library

May 14

6:30-7:45 pm

Washougal Community Library

May 20

11:30 am-12:45 pm

Vancouver Community Library

May 31

4-5:15 pm

Three Creeks Community Library


Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.