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Improv for Dementia and Quality of Life Awareness Workshop 

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until April 16, 2020

Everyone is Invited!!
The conversation continues at the Contemporary Theater in Wakefield!
 Come and experience this valuable, out-of-the-box tool for improving our communication with persons with Dementia and those showing signs of Cognitive Impairment. This workshop is for anyone living with dementia, their companions, family and friends, those that are supportive members of the Alzheimer’s community, and anyone interested in learning more about Cognitive Impairment.
Benefits include:
  • Learning playful tools for connecting with others.
  • The power of eye contact and non-verbal communication skills.
  • How flexibility and laughter can relieve the most stressful situations.
  • Meeting and making connections with others – support group.
  • Using music to illicit memories while increasing social engagement.
Thursdays in:
January (9th, 16th, and 23rd)
February (6th, 13th, 20th)
March (5th, 12th, 19th)
April (2nd, 9th,16th)
Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
 Contemporary Theater at
327 Main Street Wakefield, 02879
Workshop price: $10 per each session
(couples 2 for the price of 1)
You pay at the door
– All proceeds go to the Contemporary Theater –
RSVP: Sabrina Sargent at ssargent@homecareassistance.com
or
Show up the day of the event, all are welcome!!
Refreshments provided at the event
 Community Partners: Alzheimer’s Association

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Date:
February 20
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Venue

Contemporary Theater
327 Main St
Wakefield, RI United States
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