Free workshops for caregivers
of middle-stage Alzheimer’s patients
Free workshops on Living With Alzheimer’s for Caregivers is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise when someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
You can hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.
This three-part program will cover information for caregivers of people with middle-stage Alzheimer’s disease and topics covered with include: developing a care team; legal and financial planning; coping strategies; care and treatment options; communicating and connecting; and maximizing independence.
Workshops are scheduled for the following area the Utica Public Library, 303 Genesee St., Utica, June 13, 20 and 27 at 5:30 p.m.Registration for the free program is required by calling the Alzheimer’s Association at 617-4025 x125, Mohawk Valley
The Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter covers 14 counties, including: Lewis, Madison and Oneida. Headquartered in Syracuse, the chapter also maintains offices in Endicott and Utica. For more information about the chapter, visit www.alz.org/cny or call 800-272-3900.