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RPO Open Rehearsals:                              E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert

Friday, January 12
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Eastman Theatre                                              26 Gibbs St., Rochester, NY

No late admittants. Please arrive 20 minutes before starts call 800.272.3900 to register.

 

Effective Communication Strategies

Tuesday, January 16
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wood Public Library
134 N. Main St., Canandaigua

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. 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 communication at each stage of the disease.

Call 800.272.3900 to learn more!

 

 

Understanding Dementia Related Behavior

Wednesday, January 3
1:00 - 2:00 pm                                                   Hornell Gardens Nursing and Rehab
434 Monroe Ave., Hornell

Behavior is a powerful form of communicatoin and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify commone behavior triggers and learn strategies to help intervene. Audience: Caregivers

Call 800.272.3900 to learn more.

 

Effective Communication Strategies

Thursday, December 28
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Seymour Library
161 East Ave., Brockport

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.

Call 800.272.3900 to learn more or register today.

 

 

Community Programs and Services

All Support Groups, Social Activities, Caregiver Education and Special Events can be found in the Program Catalog.

View or Download the latest Catalog

 

Some Good News for Dementia
Rates Might be Going Down

Featuring Elmira Resident
Rev. Dr. Cynthia Huling Hummel

Read the full article          NBC video

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A Promise to Travel This Journey with You

Rochester Woman Online, December Issue, p.176-179

Featuring Chapter Executive
Teresa Galbier

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