“The greatest form of respect we can give is to walk in someone else’s shoes.” PK Belville
Who - Everyone in the community, especially if you have a loved one who has suffered from memory loss.
When - Thursday, August 18, 2011, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where - The Wildlife Ranch, 101 College Street, Mason
How - Call Ann Scarth, Wesley Nurse, at 347-5983 for your free appointment. This is FREE to the community
Why - To experience what it is like to suffer from memory loss, and gain understanding. It is a POWERFUL experience.
What– The Virtual Dementia Tour (VDT) is a scientifically proven method designed to build sensitivity & awareness in individuals caring for those with dementia. VDT is a dementia simulation tool created for anyone seeking to understand the physical & mental challenges of those with dementia. (Second Wind Dreams, P.K. Beville, M.S. Founder) Dementia is is a general term that describes a group of symptoms, such as loss of memory, judgment, language, complex motor skills, and other impaired intellectual functions.