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VON Owen Sound Healing & Wellness For Caregivers

VON Owen Sound Healing & Wellness For Caregivers

Healing & Wellness Program

Dates: Mondays April 4, 11, 18, 25

Time: 9:30am-11:30am

Location: Seasons Retirement Home (Theatre Room) 1389 16th Ave. East, Owen Sound

  • Learn about the importance of taking care of yourself, managing stressful situations & tackling emotions such as anger and guilt. 
  • Each session will be co-lead by a Taoist Tai Chi instructor who will demonstrate slow moving exercises that will improve balance, increase flexibility & agility.
  • The sessions are informal & provide opportunity for sharing suggestions, experiences & learning from each other.  Sessions are supported by a facilitator trained in care giving issues.

Admission Criteria:

Formal & Informal Caregivers must be caring for an individual with a life-limiting illness or working in a Palliative Care environment.

There is no fee for service.

To register contact Jessica Slater: Email: Jessica.Slater@von.ca or Tel: 519-371-5331 Ext. 222   

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