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The Best Friends Approach to Dementia Care

  • Davis Senior Center 646 A Street Davis, CA 95616 United States (map)

David Troxel, M.P.H., is a consultant about dementia across the continuum of aging care. David has been a family care partner for his mother who passed away from Alzheimer's disease in 2008. Troxel is a popular speaker for regional and national events and is known worldwide for his writing and teaching in the field of Alzheimer's and long-term care.

Join us for this FREE workshop as David shares his Best Friends philosophy of helping people with Alzheimer's and other dementias experience meaningful engangment and dignity in all aspects of their lives. Care partners will learn how to apply the core principles of the approach through practical tips on how to be a Best Friend.

Registration: Please call Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center at (916) 728-9333 or (800) 635-0220. If you need someone to care for your loved one so that you may attend, in-home care is available. Please indicate your need for care upon registering.