Understanding A Dementia Diagnosis

The four most prevalent forms of dementia are Alzheimer’s Disease, Vascular Dementia, Lewy Body Dementia, and Frontotemporal Dementia.  This two-hour class will explore the probable progression, treatment, and prognosis of dementia.  Additional time will be allotted for questions, discussions, support and learning from the instructor(s) and caregivers who understand the stresses of your situation. While this…

Caregiver Support Group at Shepherd Living in Pooler

OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY! Are you gradually feeling more alone — that those around you just don’t seem to get what you are going through?  Our drop-in Caregiver Support Group provides a safe place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand. Learn and discover strength, emotional support, and a necessary sense of community with like-minded…

Caregiver Support Group at Summer Breeze on Wilmington Island

OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY! Are you gradually feeling more alone — that those around you just don’t seem to get what you are going through?  Our drop-in Caregiver Support Group provides a safe place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand. Learn and discover strength, emotional support, and a necessary sense of community with like-minded…

Oaks at Pooler: On-Site Caregiver Assistance for Resident Families

The Edel Caregiver Institute is also working with Oaks at Pooler to provide assistance to their resident families. The second Tuesday of the month from 12:30 – 3:30pm, we will be available for one-on-one caregiver consulting on-site at Oaks at Pooler. For more information, please contact: Oaks at Pooler’s Kim Keough:  912-348-2360 / email: Kim.Keough@OaksSeniorLiving.com…

Making Sense of Caregiving

If you are the main family caregiver for a parent, spouse or child with a serious illness, disability or diagnosis you are probably more stressed than you know! Join others in your situation for a short class to explore the psychological ramifications of caregiving and to receive some practical solutions. Please take one hour of your…

Caregiving Skills 101 at Lewis Cancer Research Pavillion

Registration begins at 12:00 This class will be held at the Lewis Cancer Research Pavillion (225 Candler Dr., Savannah) in the 2nd floor conference room.   A two-part class designed to introduce caregivers to: Advance Care Planning (30 mins) Learn about the importance of completing an Advance Directive and POLST (Physician Order for Life-Sustaining Treatment)…

Caregiver Support Group

Our drop-in, one-hour support group provides a safe place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand what you are  going through. Exchange practical information on caregiving problems and possible solutions; Talk through challenges and ways of coping; Share feelings, needs and concerns; and learn about resources available in our community. You’re not alone. While…

Caregiver Support Group

Our drop-in, one-hour support group provides a safe place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand what you are  going through. Exchange practical information on caregiving problems and possible solutions; Talk through challenges and ways of coping; Share feelings, needs and concerns; and learn about resources available in our community. You’re not alone. While…

Making Sense of Caregiving

If you are the main family caregiver for a parent, spouse or child with a serious illness, disability or diagnosis you are probably more stressed than you know! Join others in your situation for a short class to explore the psychological ramifications of caregiving and to receive some practical solutions. Please take one hour of your…

Caregiver Support Group

Our drop-in, one-hour support group provides a safe place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand what you are  going through. Exchange practical information on caregiving problems and possible solutions; Talk through challenges and ways of coping; Share feelings, needs and concerns; and learn about resources available in our community. You’re not alone. While…