Dealing with Dementia – If you are currently dealing with a loved one who has dementia, help is available. The Edmonton Eparchy is sponsoring a Dementia Educational Support group aimed at giving you a better understanding of this disease.

The presenter will be Patricia Gartner, a Registered Social Worker.  Topics to be covered include the different types of dementia, what to expect as the dementia progresses, as well as how to communicate with someone who has dementia.

The registration fee is $50 for six, two hour sessions, which include lectures and workshops.  The sessions will be held at the Basilian House of Studies, 12909 113 Avenue, Edmonton, beginning Tuesday February 4, 2014.

For more information or to register, please contact Brent Kostyniuk, Director of Religious Education, 780 424-5496, or email  Register early, enrollment is limited to 12 people.