In-person Kenko Talks Session returns to Robert Nimi Nikkei Home in the Kenko Wellness Lounge
Dementia Advocate Workshop on September 19 from 5 pm – 7:30 pm with Ms. Yuka Okada, Ontario Registered Gerontology Nurse
An Inspirational Journey to Empower Dementia Care:
Welcome to our blog, where we take you on an enlightening journey through the Dementia Advocate Workshop, a transformative event on September 19 from 5 pm -7:30 pm in our Kenko Wellness Lounge 5 pm-7:30 pm. This empowering workshop aims to raise awareness and enhance knowledge about dementia care, featuring the esteemed Ms. Yuka Okada, an Ontario Registered Gerontology Nurse. In collaboration with JAMSNET CANADA, Vancouver Shinpo, and Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society, this workshop seeks to unite hearts and minds in pursuing a more compassionate and understanding approach to dementia care.
Understanding the Purpose:
Dementia is a challenging condition that affects millions of lives worldwide. However, with the right knowledge and support, we can make a difference in the lives of those impacted by this condition. The Dementia Advocate Workshop on September 19 aims to promote a positive outlook on dementia care, focusing on empathy, education, and empowerment.
The success of this workshop wouldn’t be possible without the collaborative efforts of key organizations. JAMSNET CANADA, a prominent community organization, has been a driving force in empowering individuals through education and support. Their dedication to fostering a sense of belonging for all community members aligns perfectly with the workshop’s objectives.
Vancouver Shinpo, a well-established Japanese online newspaper, constantly advocates for diverse and inclusive initiatives. Their support in spreading awareness about dementia and the workshop is invaluable in reaching a wider audience and building a stronger community.
The Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society has been a pillar of support for elderly members of the community. Their expertise in senior care aligns seamlessly with the workshop’s focus on dementia care, making their partnership instrumental in ensuring the event’s success.
What to Expect:
- In-depth discussions on various aspects of dementia, including symptoms, diagnosis, and communication techniques.
- Practical tips and strategies for providing effective care and support to individuals with dementia.
- Q&A sessions and networking opportunities to share experiences and gain insights from fellow attendees.
As the date of the Dementia Advocate Workshop draws nearer, excitement and anticipation grow. This event promises to be a remarkable opportunity to learn from a seasoned expert like Ms. Yuka Okada and unite with others who share the goal of promoting better dementia care. Together, in partnership with JAMNETS CANADA, Vancouver Shinpo, and Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society, we can make a meaningful difference in the lives of those with dementia and their loved ones. Let us join hands and embark on this transformative journey to create a more compassionate and understanding society for all.
Registration details: [email protected] or call 778-862-3176 to pre-registrar. This session is in English only.Online Registration form. Click Here!