FREMONT, OH – The Alzheimer’s Association Northwest Ohio Chapter is offering one-on-one consultations for families impacted by Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias in Sandusky and Ottawa counties. During the consultation, families can work with a trained social worker to build an individualized plan of care. The Alzheimer’s Association can also connect families with other community resources that might be helpful.
In Sandusky County, the free consultations happen the fourth Tuesday of the month from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) Fremont Senior Center, 1101 Castalia St., Fremont, Ohio. To schedule a consultation, call 419-334-8181 and ask for Barb.
In Ottawa County, families can meet with an Alzheimer’s Association social worker on the first Thursday of the month from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Riverview Health Care Campus, 8180 West State Route 163 in Oak Harbor, Ohio. To schedule a free consultation, call 419-898-2851 and ask for Kim.
Special arrangements can be made if families need to meet at a different time. There are 32,000 individuals in Northwest Ohio with Alzheimer’s disease, which is a fatal brain disease that cannot be prevented, cured or slowed.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. If you need immediate assistance, anyone can call the Alzheimer’s Association’s 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900.
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.™ For more information, visit www.alz.org or call the 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900.