Wednesday, February 10

LOVE AND MONEY


12:00 - 12:15 Let’s take a break        

                Gail Trotter
it’s imperative that we caregivers learn to relax with a bit of light-hearted humor - Gail brings us a welcome break, because dementia is much too intense to be taken seriously.

12:15 - 1:00 Longterm Care options:
                 Ken Hendricks, Edgar Ortiz,
                 Rachael Hemann, Luke Nachtrab 

Many families have little experience with dementia and caregiving. This session reviews different options for professional services and support for you as families and caregivers.
    
1:00 - 1:45 Documents that Support Choices and Decisions
                 Ami Jaeger
What documents do you need to ensure that your life style and medical choices are legally effective, and the people communicating those choices for you will be honored? We will review the must have documents to ensure that you can maintain as much control and self-direction on your journey.

Break 15 min

2:00 - 2:30 When something goes wrong
                 Gail Trotter
Gail Trotter introduces us to the Ombudsman Program and residents’ rights.  

2:30 - 3:00 Poetry
                 Nicolette Ketchum
Creative ideas for poetry with Nicolette and how to introduce poetry in your activity sessions.