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Free Caregiver Education Event - April 28, 2016

Topic: Communication and Feeding Concerns for Adults with Alzheimer's and Related Dementias
Speaker: Christina Heon RD/ Jennifer Rooney SLP 

Date: April 28, 2016
Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Place: Seven Hills Rhode Island
80 Fabien Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895

RSVP: Kim Genereux (401)229-9700

Please note: Respite services are available on-site at the event this evening so that caregivers and family members of individuals with Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias can attend while individuals engage in supervised recreational activities.

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90AL0014-01-00 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.

Aging and Dementia Research Presentation - April 27, 2016

Sponsored by:
The Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute
In Association with: The Rhode Island Hospital Alzheimer's Disease & Memory Disorders Center 

Topic: "Predictors of Independence in Mild Cognitive Impairment"
Speaker: Deepti Putcha, M.A.
Affiliation: Alpert Medical School, Brown University

Date: April 27, 2016
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Place: Ambulatory Patient Center (APC) Building
Rhode Island Hospital
Room 133

The Alzheimer's Journey - Thursday, May 12, 2016

An Evening of Support, Education and Encouragement for the Newly Diagnosed & their Families

When: Thursday, May 12, 2016

Where: Hope Alzheimer's Center
25 Brayton Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920

Featured Speakers:
John Stoukides, M.D., R.Ph.
Dr. Stoukides is Director of the Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Care at Roger Williams Medical Center

Janice DeFrances, Ed.D.
Dr. DeFrances was the primary caregiver for her mother during her journey with Alzheimer's.

Program is offered at no cost. RSVP to (401) 946-9220 or ginah@hopealzheimerscenter.org Helpful resources will be provided by the Alzheimer's Association-RI Chapter. Chapter staff will be on hand for personal care consultations.


Alzheimer's Association

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