Training Schedule for SAVVY Caregiver Program

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2019 Classes

Updated June 2019

SAVVY CAREGIVER PROGRAM Training provides family caregivers of people with dementia the knowledge and skills essential for successful caregiving. Participation in the 12-hour training is provided in 6 sessions at no cost. Savvy ADVANCED is an 8 hour training provided in 4 sessions for individuals who have completed the first training. For more information, contact your Area Agency on Aging:

Southern Maine (Southern Maine Agency on Aging)

Southern Maine Agency on Aging
136 US Route One, Scarborough, ME
September 5th - October 10th
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Contact: Family Caregiver Support Program- 207-396-6541 to register.


Central Maine (Spectrum Generations)

None at this time.

Eastern Maine (Eastern Area Agency on Aging)

Boyd Place
21 Boyd Street, #1201, Bangor, ME
August 21st - September 25th
2:00 - 4:00 PM

Dirigo Pines
9 Alumni Drive, Orono, ME
July 23rd - August 27th
4:30 - 6:30 PM

Western Maine

SeniorsPlus - Olivia's Room
218 Fairbank's Road, Farmington, ME
Class Leader: Laure Johnson
Augsut 29th - October 3rd
2:00 - 4:00 PM

9 Marston Street, Norway, ME
Class Leader: Valerie Cole
September 10th - October 15th
2:00 - 4:00 PM

Northern Maine (Aroostook Agency on Aging)

Cary Medical Center, Chan Center - Savvy II
Access Highway, Caribou, ME
September 7th - September 28th
1:00 - 3:00 PM

September 4th - September 25th
10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Contact: Sharon Berz - 207-764-3396, Bill Flagg (Cary Medical Center) - 207-498-3111

Northern Maine Community College - Savvy I
Edgemont Drive, Presque Isle, ME
May 1st - June 12th
12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM
Contact: Sharon Berz - 207-764-3396