Training Schedule for SAVVY Caregiver Program

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2019 Classes

Updated March 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
April 24th - May 29th
2:30 - 4:30 PM
Contact: Family Caregiver Support Line - 396-6541

Central Maine (Spectrum Generations)

Winward Gardens
105 Mechanic Street, Camden, ME
April 16th - May 21st
9:45 to 11:45 AM
Call Sara Grant, LMSW to register at 1-800-639-1553

Eastern Maine (Eastern Area Agency on Aging)

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

Western Maine (Seniors Plus)

None at this time.

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 - 764-3396, Bill Flagg (Cary Medical Center) - 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 - 764-3396

Montford Heights - Savvy I
Library, Main Street, St. Agatha, ME
April 2nd - May 28th
1:00 - 3:00 PM
Contact: Sharon Berz - 764-3396, Sister Jackie Ayotte - Long Lake Library - 543-6325