Health Care Advocacy Class
Join our virtual class on health care advocacy related to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, aging and dementia. This class will be repeated on the third Monday of each month, beginning July 19.
The objectives of each monthly session are to:
- Understand and address the challenges related to the healthy aging for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
- Identify aging/dementia related health changes and how to address them appropriately.
- Learn the steps of Health Care Advocacy to ensure healthy aging needs are met.
- Learn and utilize a dementia screening tool developed by the National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices.