Events at Felician Village
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Caregiver College for Families and Professionals

Enhance your skills and knowledge of caring for a person with Alzheimer's disease. Felician Village will be offering
several caregiver classes for families and professionals throughout the upcoming year. These classes offer practical tips for caregivers of older adults.

2018 Caregiver College for the Community

Virtual Dementia Tour

November 15 I Call for time
Felician Village - 1635 S. 21st Street, Manitowoc

Journey towards understanding and empathy with an up-close, hands-on experience that provides critical insight. Feel what it's like to have dementia.

To register, call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329 or email.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Fridays - October 12 through November 16
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $10 Payable to the ADRC

Taking care of yourself is just as important as taking care of your loved one. Class meets on Fridays. Six part series; attendance of all is recommended.

An optional lunch will  be provided by Felician Village.

To register call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329 or email.

Fall Prevention: Beyond the Basics

Monday, September 24 - 2 p.m.
Felician Village - 1635 S. 21st Street, Manitowoc

In recognition of Fall Prevention Awareness Day, attend this presentation by Tiana Schisel, Director of Rehab Services at Felician VIllage, and learn the following:

  • Identify fall risk factors for future falls
  • The "fear of falling"
  • What role does physical activity play in falls
  • Check our our Biodex (balance) machine

To register, email or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.

Lunch and Learn with Lisa: Is it time for a group home?

Wednesday, September 26 - 11:45 a.m.
The VIlla at Felician Village - 1600 S. 18th Street, Manitowoc

  • What is a group home?
  • What to look for in a group home setting?
  • When are memory issues a concern?

Light meal followed by presentation and tour of The Villa.

Please register by September 21, email or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Fridays only. October 12 - November 16
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Gardens at Felician Village
1700 S. 18th Street, Manitowoc

Taking care of yourself is just as important as taking care of your loved one. Class meets on Fridays only. Six part series; attendance of all is recommended. 
An optional lunch will be provided by Felician Village.
Cost: $10 payable to the ADRC.

Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver
Presented by Former Gov. Martin J. Schreiber

FREE Presentation!
Wednesday, November 7
1 p.m.
Felician Village
1635 S. 21st Street, Manitowoc

Join former Wisconsin Gov. Martin J. Schreiber as he shares lessons from his decade-plus journey as a caregiver for his wife, Elaine, who lives with Alzheimer's disease. Gov. Schreiber will candidly describe his challenges and missteps, and highlight how compassion and humor provide comfort to both caregiver and the person with dementia. His raw honesty and practical advice will inspire other caregivers to find patience, courage and love as they climb
the Alzheimer's mountain.

Schreiber’s award-winning book, My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver, will be available for purchase for $15. (Cash or checks preferred.) Net proceeds are used to promote Alzheimer’s caregiver support.

Following the presentation Felician Village will be offering free tours of their dementia household in St. Mary’s Nursing Home, specifically highlighting the fresh water fish tank and revitalized courtyard.

Limited seating. To register email, or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.

Speaker's Bureau

Need a speaker for an upcoming meeting?
Felician Village has an established Speakers Bureau as part of its ongoing commitment to community involvement. The bureau is comprised of staff members who will share expertise and present on a variety of topics related to senior living.
Click here for a list of topics.

To schedule a speaker, please contact Barb Fricke, Director of Marketing, 684-7171, ext. 329 or email.

Memory Screens

Felician Village now offers free, confidential 20-minute memory screens to help indicate whether a person might benefit from an extensive medical exam. The memory screens are not used to diagnose any illness. Appointments are required and can be scheduled any Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Call 920-684-7171 ext. 351 to schedule an appointment.

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