Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015

Alzheimer's Association to hold First Friday Lunch and Learn

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Panel of male caregivers will speak this Friday

The Alzheimer's Association Quincy Branch will host a panel of male caregivers during its First Fridays Lunch and Learn session on Friday, Aug. 3 at the Quincy Senior and FamilyResourceCenter, 639 York St.

The group meets from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch is provided, and the program is free and open to the public.

The featured speakers will be Justin Anders from Bickford of Quincy and Jason Hogan from Sunset Home in Quincy. They will discuss what being a caregiver means to them, challenges they have to overcome and tips for providing the best possible care for a loved one. There also will be time for participants to ask questions.

Please register by Thursday, Aug. 2 by calling the Quincy office at 217.228.1111 or 800.272.3900.

First Fridaysis a lunchtime educational program that meets the first Fridayof every month. Each session will feature a guest speaker in the healthcare and/or senior and community service field who will present information related to Alzheimer's disease and memory loss problems.