Dementia 101: Understanding the Basics
Wed, Feb 22 • 1-3 pm
In-person at Trailside • RM 160
Join Director of Education and Outreach, Trena Winans, and Health Education Coordinator Billie Ritter, RN, for an enlightening session about Alzheimer’s disease and other related forms of dementia. This informative presentation will discuss the basics including what dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are, their symptoms and stages, and how they are diagnosed and treated. This program background is helpful knowledge for other sessions focused on communication, challenges, and therapeutic engagement.
Reserve your spot below or by calling 989-633-3700! Online registration is available up until 2 hours prior to the program start time. If you are attempting to register less than 2 hours prior, please call 989-633-3700 for assistance.
*For all caregiver classes, if you are caring for another person and are not previously registered with Senior Services as a caregiver, please plan for a few extra minutes on the phone for registration or to arrive 15 minutes early to fill out a brief form. Call 633-3700 to register. Respite scholarships may be available. If requesting respite care, notify when registering.