Free 90-minute introduction – Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute is offering a  free 90-minute introduction for caregivers that will give knowledge on disease progression, treatment and practical tips to live successfully. The COMPASS class (Caregivers of Memory-Impaired People Acquiring Successful Strategies) is a free educational class but requires registration. Participants can learn:

•     The progression and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

•     Improved communication skills to avoid arguments and behavior upsets

•     Tips to enhance everyday living

•     Where to begin to find help

WHAT:     COMPASS Caregiver’s Class

WHERE:     United Methodist Church

Education Building, Room 4

9248 E. Riggs Road, Sun Lakes, AZ 85248

WHEN:                       Wednesday, October 26,  1:00- 2:30pm

FEE:                            Free, registration required

RESERVATIONS:  (602) 839-6850