Caregiver workshop offered Aug. 15

ESCANABA — Creating Confident Caregivers is a program in select regions of Michigan, for family caregivers of persons with dementia and/or memory loss. Creating Confident Caregivers is a six-session workshop led by trained dementia care specialists. This university tested program provides participants with information, skills and attitudes to manage stress and increase their effectiveness as a caregiver.

Creating Confident Caregivers is once again available in the Escanaba area.

The next workshop starts Aug.15, in Escanaba. This is a six-week workshop which meets once each week on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. If you are interested in participating in this workshop, contact UPCAP at 1-800-305-8137, dial 2-1-1 or visit us on the web at .