Conversations around end-of-life often center on advance care directives. While planning for end-of-life decisions is important, this presentation .. Read more will provide a framework for understanding end-of-life care options and how to navigate uncharted territory when a person with dementia is dying. What is the difference between palliative care and hospice, and when does one access such care? Join Kat Carr, LMSW, care manager at the Finger Lakes Alzheimer's Caregiver Institute at Lifespan and board member at the Shepherd Home, a local comfort care home, for a discussion on what to do when caring for someone with dementia approaching end-of-life. Lifespan is funded, in part, by Monroe County Office for the Aging, New York State Office for the Aging, New York State Department of Health, US Administration on Aging, United Way of Greater Rochester and donations. No person shall be denied benefits or subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal Assistance on grounds of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, or marital status.
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27 Aug 2020