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Wyoming Dementia Together Network and Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series


The Wyoming Center on Aging invites you to view the FREE:


Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series:
Supporting caregivers of people living with dementia during the holiday season

Nov 4th-Dec 16th, 2020
Wednesdays from 10:30-11:30am MST

  • November 4th: Introduction to the Caregiver Network Series

  • November 18th: Taking Care of the Caregiver: Resiliency and Mindfulness during the Holidays

  • December 2nd: Taking Care of the Caregiver: Communicating with Family and Friends during the Holidays

  • December 16th: Taking Care of the Caregiver: Social Isolation and Celebrating the Holidays

We have a great team of presenters. They are all members of the professional support team for the Wyoming Dementia Together Caregiver Network. The Wyoming Dementia Together Network is a community of experienced professionals who collaborate with caregivers to provide confidential education and support free of cost to those whose loved ones are living with dementia. Receive biweekly education and support that is specifically tailored to you and other families and friends of people living with dementia in the Rocky Mountain region. Contact WyCOA to join the Wyoming Dementia Together Caregiver Network now!

Join us from your computer, tablet or phone! You can register below or by contacting us at wycoa@uwyo.edu or (307) 766-2829. Once registered, you will receive an invitation with the necessary information to join us.


Are you a family member or friend of someone living with dementia?  

The Wyoming Center on Aging and Partners invite you to join:

Wyoming Dementia Together Information
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Wyoming Dementia Together is a community of experienced professionals who partner with caregivers to provide confidential education and support free of cost to those whose loved ones are living with dementia.

Receive weekly education and support that is specifically tailored to you and other families and friends of people living with dementia in the Rocky Mountain region.


 General Information

Participation is Free. Join from your home computer or phone!

Caregiver Experience and Networking:  Caregivers throughout the region are offered the opportunity to receive suggestions to support caring for their loved ones by sharing their story for discussion and feedback to a network of caregivers as well as a professional support team.

Professional Support Team:

Facilitator - Sabine Schenck, MS. Laramie, WY

Team Lead - Carol Taylor, LCSW. Owner, Elder Care Advisors. Jackson, WY

Heidi Maxwell, PsyD. Psychologist, Cheyenne VAMC. Cheyenne, WY

Dani Guerttman, Exec Director. Wyoming Dementia Care, Casper, WY

Janet Lewis, Exec Director, Alz Association-WY Chapter. Cheyenne, WY

Amanda Caffey, MSW. Social Worker. CRMC PACE. Cheyenne, WY

Alexis Dutko, SLP. Speech Language Therapist, CRMC PACE. Cheyenne, WY

Scott Veatch, Caregiver. Casper, WY

Considerations:

  • A one-time registration is required. Please call WyCOA at (307) 766-2829 or email wycoa@uwyo.edu. *Note all information provided is kept confidential. You will receive the information to join each week via email once registered.

  • All participants are asked to complete an Event Survey for each network.

  • Continuing education credits provided upon request.

  • Join early, call (307) 766-2829 for assistance!



Wyoming Dementia Together Network Topics
Wednesdays 10:30 am – 11:30 am MDT
A biweekly caregiver experience plus educational discussion

Wyoming Dementia Together Format:
10:30am-10:35am: Introductions & welcome
10:35am-11:00am: 25 minute caregiver experience
11:00am-11:25am: 25 minute educational discussion
11:25am-11:30am: Closing

Educational Discussion Topics

2021 Date

Educational Discussion Topic

Save the 2021 Dates!

January 20th, February 3rd, February 17th, March 3rd, 

March 17th, March 31st

And more!


Download and share the:

Wyoming Dementia Together Informational Flyer

 


 

Contact wycoa with questions or to register now!

wycoa@uwyo.edu | (307) 766-2829 | Sign up to receive more info!

Contact Us

Wyoming Center on Aging

Phone: (307) 766-2829

Email: wycoa@uwyo.edu

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