Family Caregiver University Class Schedule 2018

Winter Semester

Thursday, February 22, 2018 – Personal Health Advocacy: Communicating with Our Health Providers

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 – Trauma Informed Care: How To Care for People Who Have Experienced Trauma

Spring Semester

Thursday, April 26, 2018 – Community Resources A to Z (Part 1)

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – Community Resources A to Z (Part 2)

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 – Dementia: What One Needs to Know to Care for the One They Love

Summer Semester

Thursday, July, 2018 – The Healing Power of Proper Rest

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 – Making it Easier: Millage Services Available to Assist You

Thursday, September 27, 2018 – Elder Law: Learning How to Plan for the Future and Protect Our Interests

Fall Semester

Friday, October 26, 2018 – Stress, Holidays and Depression: Tips for Coping All Year Around

Thursday, November 29, 2018 – Hope and Healing After Loss

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – Emotional Intelligence: Recognizing Emotions and Learning How to Understand Them


Class Details:

$5 suggested fee per class (payable at the door)

All classes held from 1PM to 3PM at

Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan

3215 Eaglecrest Drive NE

Grand Rapids, MIĀ  49525

For more information about specific classes, please call (616) 222-7032 or visit