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Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Successful Aging Workshop II - Center of Concern @ Library

09:30 AM - 01:00 PM

LOCATION: Park Ridge Library 1st Floor Meeting Room
20 S. Prospect Avenue (corner of Touhy and Prospect)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

847-720-3280


The Center of Concern will host this seminar on SUCCESSFUL AGING: EARLY DETECTION OF ALZHEIMER'S, and related helpful information on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the Park Ridge Public Library. Register to attend by calling the Center of Concern.

 
Alzheimer's has a profound impact on the lives of those it touches. Early detection, treatment, and other resources offer options to families whose lives are impacted directly by this incideous disease. This workshop will offer new insights from experts, offer resources and respite options for caregivers.
 
 
REGISTER TODAY by calling the Center of Concern at 847-823-0453 – You may also register at one of the Library service desks, online by clicking hereor by phoning the Library at 847-720-3280
 
 
SCHEDULE OF THE WORKSHOP:
9:30am     Continental breakfast & Welcome by John McNabola, Executive Director Center of Concern
 
9:40am       Alzheimer’s Early Stages – Keynote speaker, Dan Kuhn
 
10:20am     The Difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease: How it’s Diagnosed, Treated and its Impact on Family  – Dr. Mayank Shah, Presence HealthCare
 
10:40am     Break
 
10:50am     legal Issues for Senior Adults and Families (powers of attorney; trusts; incompetency)  – Mary Hegarty of Hegarty, Kowols & Associates PC
 
11:05am     Options for Senior Living – Irene Sawka of the Summit of Uptown and Samantha Frigo of Avantara Park Ridge
 
11:25am     Center of Concern Support for Caregivers – caregiver counseling, local nursing home references, respite care, support groups, home safety – Myrna Fogarty of Center of Concern
 
11:35am     The Value of a Support Group – Bob Ferschl, Center of Concern’s Alzheimer Support Group member
 
11:55am     Closing Comments – John McNabola, Executive Director Center of Concern
 
 
** NOTE:   This is NOT a Library program. Other than providing the use of the room and registration, the Library doesn't have any information about the program other than what is listed above.

LOCATION:
Park Ridge Public Library, 1st Floor Meeting Room 20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068  
 
Please contact the Center of Concern at (847) 823-0453 for detailed information and to reserve your place.
 
 
The Center of Concern
1580 N Northwest Highway, Suite 310
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 823-0453
 email at  concern@centerofconcern.org

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