COAST Community Services Department is facilitating monthly caregiver support groups at the Slidell and Lacombe Senior centers in September. Caregivers of senior adults meet together to share experiences, strengths, and difficulties with each other, in order to help one another cope and solve common problems.†
In September, there will be caregiver group sessions on Sept. 12th and 26th at the Slidell senior center; 610 Cousin Street. There will be a 10:00 and an 11:00am session on both dates. A brief caregiver education session will follow each session,with topics such as Parkinsonís, Diabetes, Alzheimerís, etc.
On Sept. 23, there will be a caregiver support group at the Lacombe senior center; located at the Village Lutheran Church (in back entrance); 29180 Hwy 190; Lacombe, at 10:00am.†
Please call the COAST Community Services Dept. at 985-892-0377 to register for a group or to get more information. If you are a professional who would like to speak at a caregiver group on a topic of interest to caregivers, please call COAST.†
Board of Directors†Special Board MeetingAugust 28, 20143:00 PMCOAST Administration Office72060 Ramos Ave., Covington, LA† 70433
Louisiana Senior Needs Assessment
Area Agency on Aging for St. Tammany Parish Survey