Invite a friend
Alzheimer's Association- Learning to Connect: Relating to the Person with Alzheimer's
Cost: FreeAs Alzheimer’s disease and other, related dementias progress, friends and family members may find it difficult to spend time visiting with the person with dementia. This program will provide insight into dementia and its effect on communication and behavior, and will introduce participants to techniques that can be used to make visits more comfortable and meaningful for all concerned.Call 847.933.2413 to register or www.alz.org/illinois About Alzheimer's Association- Greater Illinois ChapterThe Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter serves 68 counties in Illinois with offices in Bloomington, Carbondale, Chicago, Joliet, Rockford and Springfield. Since 1980, the Chapter has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes. Today, the Greater Illinois Chapter serves the more than a half million Illinois residents affected by Alzheimer’s disease throughtoutour chapter area, including 210,000 people with the disease.
|Where||Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Senior Center 100 E Old Mill Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||7:00 pm–8:30 pm|
|Who to bring||College Students, Moms, Dads, Singles, Everyone, Kids, Teens, Families, Seniors|
More About Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Senior Center
The Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Senior Center serves older adults in Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Knollwood.
The Center offers an array of programs, classes, special interest groups, parties and trips.
Social services help older adults maintain their independence and remain in their own homes. These include transportation, deciphering Medicare, massage therapy and a senior advocate.