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Association offers caregiver program for friends and family of those with Alzheimer's disease

4:42 PM, Jul. 22, 2013  |  Comments
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The Alzheimer's Association will present a two-part program called "Living with Alzheimer's Disease - Late Stage," tailored for family caregivers of persons with late stage Alzheimer's disease or related dementia. Topics to be covered include providing appropriate care, communication, developing resources, working with a care team, and provided an optimal end-of-life experience.

The series will be offered on Wednesday, July 31 and Aug. 7 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Aging and Disability Resource Center, 50 N. Portland St., in Fond du Lac. There is no charge to attend. The program is available to family caregivers. Registration is required. To register, contact Ginny Nyhuis at 838-1311; or gnyhuis@alz.org.

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research whose mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

For more information about Alzheimer's disease and local services visit www.alz.org/sewi or call the Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900.

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