The Community Speakers Series organized by the Pastoral Care Committee at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Rockland is providing one other program within the series on Difficult Conversations titled “Helping You Cope with Care for One with Dementia.”
The program can be Sunday, April 11, 2021, at 2 p.m., through Zoom.
The presenter can be Cheri Blouin LSW, director of social companies for Knox Center and Quarry Hill. She has labored at each amenities which have specialised models for these with dementia and a number of types of reminiscence loss. She has carried out native help teams for many who are coping with somebody with dementia since 1997.
The group is affiliated with the Alzheimer’s Association of Maine. Due to the Covid pandemic, the help group is at present utilizing a Zoom platform.
There can be a time for questions and for open sharing adopted by a brief concluding dialogue.
Future applications will cowl finish of life points and household conversations. These matters encompass tough and delicate points which can be essential however typically prevented in conversations even with shut members of the family. Future dates in 2021 can be introduced later.
The applications are free and open to the general public. To take part please see the “Latest News” bulletins at www.stpetersrockland.org to register.