Take care of yourself

January is Alzheimer’s month Dementia caregiving: Take care of yourself while caring for others Original article here The job of a caregiver to someone with dementia can be an emotional rollercoaster — especially when it falls on the shoulders of a family member...

Non-drug approaches to managing dementia

January is Alzheimers’ month 3 simple ways to manage challenging behaviours associated with dementia Original article posted here Dementia can be a devastating diagnosis. The characteristic problems with memory, thinking, language and judgment are a challenge,...

Older adult abuse workshops

The NWT Seniors’ Society hosts workshops to spread awareness and knowledge around the risk of abuse for elders. Please feel free to contact us for more information, to book a workshop, or to contribute to the...