MHA Webinar: Top Tips to Decrease Coronavirus Anxiety & Improve Emotional Well Being 

Top Tips to Decrease Coronavirus Anxiety & Improve Emotional Well Being  Tuesday, June 30, 2020 2:00 pm ET / 11:00 am PT Are you struggling with managing stress and anxiety associated with these uncertain times?  Are you stuck in worry loops…

Illinois Department on Aging Offers Dementia Care Specialist Training

Dementia Care Specialist Training Trainer Contact Information Phyllis Roate Illinois Department on Aging One Natural Resources Way Springfield, IL  62703 phyllis.roate@illinois.gov or (217) 785-5291       Act now! Deadline to enroll: Monday, February 3. Training Description The goal of this training is…

IDOA Dementia Care Specialist Training Dates Announced

Trainer Contact Information Phyllis Roate  Illinois Department on Aging One Natural Resources Way Springfield, IL  62703 phyllis.roate@illinois.gov or (217) 785-5291        Training Description The goal of this training is to provide non-clinical aging network staff with the knowledge and resources to…

‘Dementia Live’ Training Provides River Forest Police Officials a Glimpse of what Patients Experience

by Rachel K. Hindery https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/river-forest/news/ct-rfl-dementia-friendly-tl-0328-story.html River Forest police officials last week put on two pairs of gloves, dark glasses and headphones in a training session meant to simulate some of the effects of dementia. Police Chief James O’Shea and others…