CATSKILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER TO HOST ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION COMMUNITY WORKSHOP – 07/25/2011
July 25, 2011 – Harris, N.Y. – The Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) Health Information Library and Adult Day Care program will co-host a free community workshop titled, “The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.” The workshop, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, will be held Thursday, August 11 from 1 to 2 p.m. in Boardroom A on the second floor of CRMC’s main Harris campus at 68 Harris Bushville Road in Harris, N.Y.
Donna Davis, LCSW, Care Consultant for the Alzheimer’s Association, will lead the discussion about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The workshop will include information on symptoms and effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, cause and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.
Light refreshments will be served, and pre-registration is required. For additional information or to register, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 845-794-3774.