Alzheimer’s Association to offer program geared to identifying memory changes with members of your faith community
The Alzheimer’s Association will present a program called “Recognizing Memory Changes in the Members of Your Congregation”. The program will be held on Sunday, January 13th from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church, 639 N. 25th Street, in Milwaukee.
This program is designed to help those in the faith community understand and support other members of their congregation who may struggle with dementia or who may be caring for someone with dementia. Topics that will be discussed are What is Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, warning signs and what to watch for, and how to become a strong and understanding support system for those within your own congregation.
There is no charge to attend but registration is required. To register, please contact Central United Methodist Church at 414-377-1600.
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.