Professors Ferzana Chaze and Nellie Groenenberg from the Faculty of Applied Health and Community Studies at Sheridan College have partnered with the Alzheimer’s society of Peel to create educational materials on the topic of interacting with persons with dementia specifically for the international South Asian community. Two international students from the Social Service Gerontology Program Rajni Sharma and Jasleen Kaur -have been an integral part of this work. Together the Sheridan and Alzheimer’s’ Society of Peel teams are in the process of creating linguistically and culturally relevant resources in simple conversational Hindi and Punjabi that can be used with South Asian caregivers in Canada and around the world.
Submissions from 2022
डिमेंशिया से ग्रस्त व्यक्ति से संवाद करना, Ferzana Chaze, Nellie Groenenberg, Danielle Farrell, Rajni Sharma, and Jasleen Kaur
ਡਿਮੈਂਸ਼ੀਆ ਵਾਲੇ ਵਿਅਕਤੀ ਨਾਲ ਗੱਲਬਾਤ ਕਰਨਾ, Nellie Groenenberg, Ferzana Chaze, Danielle Freitas, Jasleen Kaur, and Rajni Sharma
OMNI Punjabi - Dementia Awareness Podcast for South Asian Communities, Tarun Paul Singh, Ferzana Chaze, Nellie Groenenberg, Jasleen Kaur, and Rajni Sharma