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Senior Helpers Senior Expo Event

Event Dates and Times

3/5/2016 - Starts: 9:00 AM - Ends: 1:00 PM
Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall on Cherryvale N Blvd
Senior Helpers Senior Expo Event

Saturday March 5th * 9am to 1pm.

Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall on Cherryvale North Boulevard.

Free Admission * Free Blood Pressure Testing * Free Chair Massages * Free Refreshments * Door Prizes

Live Radio Broadcast

Stop by and learn about the Rockford Area Senior Care Services and Facilities in a friendly environment.

We will also be collecting paper plates and napkin donations for the Rockford Veterans Drop-In Center.

Call 815-395-8790 for more information.
Senior Helpers 815-395-8790

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Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Event Dates and Times

6/22/2016 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Woodstock Library, 414 W. Judd St, Woodstock, Il 60098
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior. Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.
Lorita Ooyen
815-484-1300

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Understanding and Respondng to Dementia-Related Behavior

Event Dates and Times

6/21/2016 - Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
Woodstock Library,414 W Judd St. Woodstock, IL 60098
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior. Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.
Lorita Ooyen
815-484-1300

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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matter

Event Dates and Times

3/24/2016 - Starts: 6:30 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Woodstock, IL
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Attend this program to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease. We’ll separate myth from reality and address commonly-held misconceptions about Alzheimer’s. Hear from people who have the disease, find out how to recognize the warning signs in yourself and others, and learn why early detection matters.
This program is 1.5 hours, which includes time for questions and answers.

If you have any questions, please give me a call at 815-484-1300 or email to looyen@alz.org

Thank you,

815-484-1300
Alzheimer's Association
Lorita Ooyen

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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Event Dates and Times

4/23/2016 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 11:30 AM
NorthPointe Wellness 5605 E Rockton Ave Roscoe IL 61073
If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on diagnosis risk factors, disease stages, treatment options, and much more
Lorita Ooyen
Alzheimer's Association
815-484-1300

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Living with Alzheimer's: For Late Stage Caregivers

Event Dates and Times

3/12/2016 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
Senior Services 110 West Woodstock Crystal Lake, il
In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregivers need to discover new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. In this two-part series, you’ll learn from other caregivers and professionals about helpful resources, how to best monitor care, and how to meaningfully connect with a person with late-stage Alzheimer’s.
Lorita Ooyen
815-484-1300

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Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle Stage Caregivers

Event Dates and Times

2/20/2016 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
Lincolnshire Place 6617 Broadcast Parkway Loves Park, IL 61111
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, care partners become hands-on caregivers. Join us for this three-part series to learn helpful strategies to help you provide safe, effective and comfortable care for those who are in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease.
Lorita Ooyen
Alzheimer's Association
815-484-1300

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