Support group for family members of Alzheimer's patients
The caregiver support group at Wesley Village will hold a session called “Coping with the Challenges of a Loved One with Alzheimer’s” on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m.
This program will feature a representative from the Alzheimer’s Association and will include an overview of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, along with communication tips, behavioral challenges/strategies and activities for staying connected with loved ones with dementia. Practical advice for keeping caregivers healthy will also be offered in the presentation.
The event will be held at Crosby Commons Assisted Living Community at Wesley Village, 580 Long Hill Avenue. For more information or to RSVP by Sept. 17, call 203-925-4952 or visit www.wesleyvillage-ct.org.