Alzheimer's Partnership Hosts Free Lecture for Caregivers
WHINTINSVILLE, MA (May 12, 2017) -- The South Worcester County Alzheimer's Partnership, in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter will offer a free lecture on Friday, June 16 beginning at 12:45 p.m., at the Northbridge Senior Center, 20 Highland Street, Whitinsville.
The lecture will feature Mal Allard, a nurse, Alzheimer's and dementia consultant and board certified Alzheimer's educator. Allard will address confusion in the minds of those with a memory impairment, explaining the "why's" of confusion, how to prevent increased confusion and how to become a more effective and successful caregiver.
This is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Please reserve your spot by June 14 by calling 800-272-3900.
The Alzheimer's Association is dedicated to providing care and support for those affected by the disease, as well as advancing research into causes, treatments and cures. With headquarters in Waltham, and regional offices in Raynham, Springfield, and Worcester, MA and Bedford, NH, the Alzheimer’s Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter provides programs and services such as support groups, professional training, educational programs, care consultation and a 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900. For more information, visit alz.org/MANH.