Dementia Experience – Hamilton
August 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
FOR: Staff and volunteers who work with persons with dementia
PURPOSE: To build empathy and awareness of what it’s like to live with dementia.
TOPICS: Participants are “geared up” to simulate physical changes associated with aging,
then directed to complete tasks that mimic some of the day to day experiences of having
a dementia. This is followed by a group discussion to share and learn from others