Upcoming Event- International Day of Older Persons 2017 FREE OPEN DAY
Registration is not necessary to attend, but it will be nice to have your info for our mailing list:
Age Caribbean 2017 Event Line-up:
Introduction to Elder Care (for family members) Learn about effective communication, individualised care and maintaining dignity and respect in care.
Understanding and Coping with Dementia Dementia can be a difficult and confusing disease for older persons and their families. Age Caribbean is the only fully qualified provider of dementia consultation in the English-speaking Caribbean. Managing your loved one’s affairs (for family members only) Receive guidance about making financial decisions, planning for emergencies and assistive technologies and strategies to keep your loved ones safe.
How to cope as a carer (for formal and informal carers) Caregiving can be emotionally and physically draining. Receive support on looking after your own health, maintaining social relationships, developing and implementing a care plan and finding ways to ease the pain of losing a loved one to illness.
Understanding Medication (for formal and informal carers) Receive insight on the role of pharmaceuticals including side effects, administration and medication management.
Holistic Care (for formal and informal carers) Learn about Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Music Therapy and Art Therapy and how you can apply these methods to your patients and loved ones.