Starts Today: "Memory Loss Series"

Beginning today, Wednesday, October 3rd, is a four-part series on “Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease: What Every Family Caregiver Needs to Know.” This Wednesday evening series is being held at Marietta First Baptist Church, 148 Church Street in Marietta, GA. from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Call for a reservation at 770-424-8326. Guest speaker is Sarah Carson, LCSW Family Support Programs Manager of the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter.

Tonight’s program is “Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias: The Basics.” On October 10th the topic is “Coping with Dementia Behaviors.” October 17th is “Communicating with a Person with Dementia” and on October 24th “Learning to Care for the Caregiver.”