Minutes of caregiver meeting on 15 March, 2014

Topic: Common Issues in geriatric Care
Facilitator: Dr. Konappa
Date: 15th March, 2014
Place: ARDSI Hyd Deccan Activity Centre, Hyderabad
Time: 11.30am-1pm

  • The meeting commenced at 11.30am and was attended by 20 caregivers and volunteers.
  • Dr Konappa, the facilitator spoke of his experience with Geriatric care and the common problems that he had encountered in tending for patients who were elderly.
  • Caregivers and volunteers spoke of their own experiences with their loved ones and how dementia posed some challenges that were not relevant to the healthy aged.
  • Dr Konappa was able to facilitate a discussion regarding some specific queries posed by the caregivers.