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CARINGKIND HOSTS SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL MEETING IN QUEENS: “UNDERSTANDING DEMENTIA FOR CAREGIVERS”
Oct 5, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm| Free
On Wednesday, October 5th, from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m., New Yorkers are invited to attend a special educational meeting, “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” hosted by CaringKind, NYC’s leading experts in Alzheimer’s and dementia care for more than three decades. CaringKind is formerly known as the Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter.
The free meeting is designed specifically for family and friends who are caring for people with Alzheimer’s or dementia. It will provide helpful information about the disease and introduce caregivers to the free resources and services that are available to help them cope with present challenges and future planning. The meeting is NOT appropriate for people with dementia.
Cheshire Schanker, Caring Kind’s Queens Outreach Social Worker, will lead the meeting which will take place at Atria in Kew Gardens.
Seating is limited. Pre-registration is REQUIRED. Please call the CaringKind 24-hour Helpline at (646) 744-2900 to register.