Griswold Home Care Hosts Living with Dementia Webinar

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Griswold Home Care, a national non-medical home care company, will host a national webinar workshop on Thursday, September 26th from 4-5 PM EST entitled, Living with the Challenging Symptoms of Dementia. This solutions-based webinar will include real stories and practical tips from an experienced family caregiver. Register for the webinar.

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Join us in recognizing World Alzheimer's Awareness Month in September by highlighting dementia symptoms and their impact on quality of life. Dementia symptoms are often misunderstood and create frustration and exhaustion for clients and their family/professional caregivers.<o:p></o:p>

Christopher G. Kelly, Webinar host, MEd, Director of Learning and Development at Griswold Home Care explains,

"It is important to remember that people with dementia cannot control their symptoms. The good news is that there are effective tools and approaches that can improve our understanding and response to repetitive symptoms."

Griswold Home Care's free webinar workshop will be hosted by Christopher G. Kelly, MEd, Director of Learning and Development at Griswold Home Care, and Rosemary Kane, family caregiver. 

The webinar workshop features three parts:

Step 1: Learn about the challenging symptoms of dementia and their impact on quality of life for clients and family/professional caregivers

Step 2: Hear real stories and practical tips from a spouse who supported a client with dementia

Step 3: Access a Living with Dementia toolkit that offers innovative online tools and resources for managing the symptoms of dementia

Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home. Our unique consumer-directed approach has restored balance and quality of life for clients since 1982.

Griswold Home Care was founded by Jean Griswold, wife of a Presbyterian Minister, in 1982 after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and seeing the need for quality care in her community. Jean's mission of affordable care for all continues to spread today in 32 states with over 260 locally-owned territories in the US. Griswold Home Care refers caregivers who assist older adults with aging related needs such as Alzheimer's and other activities of daily living. Visit our website http://www.griswoldhomecare.com and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Media Contact: Derek Jones, Griswold Home Care, 855-269-8455, derek@griswoldhomecare.com

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