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Wyoming Dementia Together Network

View previous recorded sessions of the Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series:
Supporting caregivers of people living with dementia during the holiday season on our Aging Resources Page, under the Alzheimers and Caregiving Section!


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 bi-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.  Social Worker.  Jackson, WY

Heidi Maxwell, PsyD. Psychologist.  Cheyenne, WY

Dani Guerttman, Dementia Consultant.  Casper, WY

Scott Veatch, Caregiver. Casper, WY

and YOU!

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.

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

  • Participation in the study and the Wyoming Dementia Together Caregiver Network does not establish a patient/provider relationship.  Any advice provided during the study is intended to be general in nature and should not be used as a substitute for obtaining medical advice or treatment from a primary physician or other medical professional.



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

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

2021 Date

Educational Discussion Topics 

(Download the WDT Brochure for Jan - March 2021)

Jan 20th

Being the Caregiver I Strive to Be

Feb 3rd

Circle of Care and Identifying Resources

Feb 17th

Caregiver Self Care: Physically Taking Care of Myself

March 3rd

Caregiver Self Care: Mentally Taking Care of Myself

March 17th

Caregiver Self Care: Emotionally Taking Care of Myself

Save the 2021 Dates!

March 31st, April 14th, April 28th, May 12th, May 26th,
June 9th, June 23rd, 2021!

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

 

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Contact Us

Wyoming Center on Aging

Phone: (307) 766-2829

Email: wycoa@uwyo.edu

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