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Alzheimer’s Best Friend’s Class

August 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mennonite Village is offering a comprehensive workshop for individuals whose life is impacted by Alzheimer’s disease. The Best Friends Alzheimer’s Class will be held Saturday August 10, 2019 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. The class will take place at the Mennonite Village Chapel, 5353 Columbus Ave SE, Albany Oregon, 97322. Cost is $40.

This all-day session is designed to provide helpful tools to help individuals understand their loved one’s condition, provide current research and treatment, and effective communication and activities to use in their senior’s daily routine to encourage memory retention.

The course will cover:
• Many of the different types of dementia and their symptoms
• Types of research and medications used
• What it might feel like to have dementia
• What is Knack and therapeutic fibbing
• What are behaviors and what approach you should take
• Communication techniques
• Activities to use or try

Snacks will be served. Attendees may purchase a lunch on-site, or bring the


August 16, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Mennonite Village
5353 Columbus St. S.E.
Albany, OR 97322
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