VESTAL, N.Y., May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This Fall, Emeritus at Woodland Place will open its doors in Vestal, New York to provide assisted living services specifically designed for seniors living with memory loss. On May 15, Emeritus at Woodland Place will launch a four-part educational series for seniors and caregivers presented by the Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter.
Days/Dates/Times: Tuesdays, May 15-June 5, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided!
Hampton Inn and Suites on 3708 Vestal Parkway East in
Vestal, New York
Topics by date:
May 15 --
"Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters"Interactive workshop features video clips of seniors and their families dealing with memory loss.
May 22 - "Basics of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia"Program provides information on Alzheimer's disease detection, causes, risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.
May 29 - "Communication 101"Interactive role plays and tips for successfully communicating with a loved one with memory loss.
June 5 -- "Survival Tools for Caregivers"Learn caregiver tips to relieve stress associated with caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's.