Group Name: Caregiver Support Group – Sunnybrook
Description: The Community Psychiatric Services for the Elderly offers a once-monthly Family Support Group to caregivers of persons with dementia. The group is open to the families of in-patients, residents of long-term care and outpatients in our community. It is a continuing, open discussion group facilitated by a social worker where participants can gain support, exchange ideas, learn more about cognitive impairment and ways to manage the symptoms, and receive help to cope with their own emotions. Guest speakers from the Hospital Community provide additional educational input. Pre-registration/referral is required.
Where: Sunnybrook Campus. Exact location will be given once registration process has been completed.
When: Fourth Thursday of each month, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Please call Elise Greto at 416-480-4215 or the CPSE office at 416-480-4663 if you are interested in attending.