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Savvy Caregiver
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Savvy Caregiver Plus

Family caregivers are a critically important part of the healthcare for individuals with dementia. To better equip family caregivers of loved ones in the early to moderate stages of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders, we offer the specialized Savvy Caregiver Plus class series designed especially for family caregivers.

The 7 week Savvy Caregiver Plus Program is an evidence-based, 12-hour training provided over a six-week period “Plus” an additional seventh week bonus resulting in caregivers who possess greater confidence, greater understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, and practical skills to improve and support care.

Those completing this nationally acclaimed course gain:

  • Personal knowledge, skills & caregiving perspective
  • Skills to assess abilities of their loved one with dementia
  • Confidence to set and alter caregiving goals
  • Strategies to manage activities of daily living
  • Understanding of the disease progression
  • Essential abilities to attend to self-care
  • How to build a healthcare partnership with professional providing care 

For questions please contact Carleena at 949.757.3752 or cbhaduri@alz.org.

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