We at the Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center are happy to train health care professionals and others about the particular care needed for people with LBD. We are regularly training at health care facilities and home care agencies and would be happy to assist you. Please contact us at: [email protected] or 646-248-9292
This workshop, given by CaringKind, was created for care partners of people with Alzheimer’s disease. There are aspects of it that can be helpful for all individuals caring for a person with LBD or other cognition issues: http://www.caringkindnyc.org/familycaregiver/ or (646) 744-2900.
“It is a FREE 10 hour workshop which has a person-centered care approach and is conducted in a supportive and nonjudgmental environment. The training is offered at a variety of times in order to accommodate diverse schedules of caregivers. This interactive educational program is designed to improve the quality of life for both the caregiver and the person with dementia.”