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CERAH Lunch & Learn Fall Series – North West Dementia Working Group: A Voice For People Living With Dementia
October 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Panel Presentation by the North West Dementia Working Group
Bill Heibein, David & Jane Glover, Clara & Bill Mersereau, Dr. Elaine Wiersma
The vision of the group is to ensure people living with dementia are treated with respect, dignity and afforded their human rights. At this presentation, members of the working group which includes care partners, people living with dementia and staff from the Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health will discuss their mandate and provide examples of how they are working to meet the core pillars of their group which includes challenging stigma, promoting awareness and education that includes the voices of people living with demote, advocacy and influencing public policy.