Creating Confident Caregivers

A trained facilitator leads a six-week workshop for caregivers of individuals with dementia still living at home. The workshop provides participants with information, skills and attitudes to manage stress and increase effective caregiving skills, and to deal with difficult behaviors. The program is for caregivers of any age caring for a person with dementia still living at home. 

Learn about:

  • Dementia and its effects on the brain
  • Caregiver resources
  • Managing behaviors
  • Improving caregiving skills
  • How to handle everyday activities more easily
  • Taking care of yourself to better care for your loved one

Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO) - Senior Support Coordination Program will offer CCC workshops at the Northwest Activities Center on Fridays, February 17 through March 24.

Session 1 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Session 2 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

To register contact Nafessa Johnson at (313) 864-7828 or by email at

If you have further questions about CCC, contact our Health & Wellness Manager, Anita Kanakaris at (313) 446-4444 ext. 5841

“I feel this program was very hands-on and educational, and it not only gives you skills as a caregiver, but gives you insight into what the person is feeling and experiencing."
- Family Caregiver