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Date:
February 25, 2020
Time:
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Time Details:
Includes a light dinner.
Location:
Wayne County Park Street Complex
Address:
648 Park Street
Honesdale, PA 18431
Contact:
570-253-8990
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Alzheimers & Communication Strategies

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Representatives from the Alzheimer’s Association, the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging and Wayne Memorial will facilitate a free evening of “education and fellowship” on the topic of effective communication strategies for caregivers and patients with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. The session aims to increase awareness and access to quality dementia care in Wayne, Pike and surrounding counties. Carol Kneier, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, Wayne Memorial Community Relations manager. said the evening will focus on communication changes, decoding verbal and behavioral messages and learning how to respond, and identifying strategies to help people connect and communicate. Participants will also catalog available resources and services and discuss met and unmet needs in these areas