Memory Cafe

Date / Time:  Thursday , March 29, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Library:  Doaktown Community-School Library
Library phone number:  (506) 365-2018
Activity Type:  Special Programs
Audience:  Adults
Language(s) in which the activity will be held:  English
Details: 

Enjoy refreshments, entertainment, and socializing with others who are patients, caregivers and family members. Caregivers may come with or without the dementia/Alzheimer’s patient to the monthly sessions. New members are always welcome from McGivney to Renous as well as anyone visiting the area.

 

Lynsey Willson Norrad, RSW with Region 3 Horizon Health, organizes  talks each month that are short, but informative for caregivers so they are aware of coping skills and the latest in medications and strategies to improve the well being of patients.  She will be doing a talk on “Deep Breathing and Stretching for Relaxation”.  Lise Ouelette will do stretching exercises. Learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia by selecting material for the book exhibit. 

Learn more about the new Caregivers Support Network that will be the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm in the Library’s Board Room.  Also watch for information on the second annual Alzheimer’s Walk in May.

 

Call the library at 506-365-2018 for more information.