Education and training on dementia and related topics. This includes workshops for persons with dementia, their caregivers and for health care professionals. Fees may be applicable. This service does not include internal staff training.
Professionals and caregivers.
Primary catchment area:
Steeles Ave to Lake Ontario, Scarborough/Pickering Town Line to the Western Border which runs north along Yonge St from the Lakeshore to the Summerhill CPR tracks, veering east along the tracks to Victoria Park Ave and north along Victoria Park to Steeles Ave
Dementia specific education and training
Tamil, Chinese, Indian
Monthly educational sessions are free.
Call Scotiabank Learning Centre – 416-285-3666 ext. 4177 for details.
Professional training provided by Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant.
Scotiabank Learning Centre provides regular educational sessions for caregivers on living with dementia and caregiving strategies .
Educational sessions are also available on: Living with Stroke, Chronic Disease Self Management
If family member is registered with Adult Day program, family caregiver can request a spot for him/her to stay at program free of charge while caregiver is attending the workshop.