Jan 5, 2011

Support Group Meeting, Jan 8, 2011

Dear Friends,

Caregiving is a stressful ordeal and we sometimes end up all burnt-out in the process. The journey that the caregivers sign on might be a long ordeal and they need to prepare themselves for what might be called the most unpredictable journey. One of the most important part of the preparation is to learn how to manage stress.

To this account, Nightingales Centre for Ageing and Alzheimer's along with Alzheimer’s & Related Disorders Society of India (ARDSI), Bangalore Chapter is organizing a support group meeting to help caregivers of persons with dementia. The details are as follows:

Date: Saturday, 8th January, 2011

Time: 3 p.m.

Theme: Diagnosis and After: A Caregiver's Perspective

Expert: Ms. Swapna Kishore


Sandhya Kirana

O'Shagnassey Road, Akkithimmanahalli

Richmond Town, Bangalore 560 025

Phone: 080 - 41248448 080 -

Ms. Swapna Kishore is a caregiver, master trainer in Dementia management, blooger and writer. She will discuss the theme in an interactive session.

Alternatively you can email your questions for the expert and the answers will be put on our blog http://dementiabangalore.blogspot.com.

All those concerned and connected with the care of persons with dementia are encouraged to participate.


Dr. Priyamvada

Program Manager