Virtual Dementia Tours: Immersive Learning about the Dementia Experience
The Virtual Dementia Tour® is a patented program of nonprofit organization Second Wind Dreams®, which uses patented sensory tools and training based on research conducted by P.K. Beville, M.S., a specialist in geriatrics and the founder of Second Wind Dreams®. The Virtual Dementia Tour® makes it possible for participants to experience the physical and mental challenges associated with dementia. This training is ideal for professional and family caregivers, health care workers and community members, who have routine interactions with people living with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or other cognitive impairments.
Virtual Dementia Tour Dates:
Experience eight minutes that will change your life as seen through the eyes of a person living with dementia.
- Thursday, August 15th 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Dementia Tour at Legacy House of Taylorsville
Contact Melina Huavi
- Friday, September 20th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Dementia Tour at Mt Olympus Rehab
Contact Katey Mason
- Wednesday, September 25th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Dementia Tour at The Ridge Foothills
Contact Cindy Fey or Bobby Ginn
- Tuesday, October 15th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Dementia Tour at Cascades at Riverwalk
(Sign Up Genius Event)
Contact Tina Esparza 801-635-4883
- Thursday, October 24th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 P.M.
Virtual Dementia Tour at The Sheridan
Contact Vanessa London
Tour takes about an hour. Contact the facility where the tour is held to secure your slot. Walk-ins during the last two hours of the tour are welcome. For more information Call BrightStar Care at 801-559-3999.