Alzheimers Association Program

Supervisor Don Clavin and members of the Hempstead Town Board are partnering with the Alzheimer’s Association, Long Island Chapter, to raise awareness of dementia and provide education and support to the community.  These one-hour seminars, being held at Town of Hempstead Senior Centers, are free and open to the public.  Topics  to be presented include:

  • Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia- Learn about the impact of Alzheimer's and the difference between dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's- Learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others.
  • Healthy Living for your Brain and Body- Get information on diet, exercise, cognitive activity, and social engagement for healthy aging.

More information about Alzheimer's is available online at Alzheimer’s Association- Long Island Chapter.   In addition, the Alzheimer's Association's 24/7 Helpline (800) 272-3900, provides free confidential support and information to people with dementia, caregivers, families, and the public.

Registration is required. Please call the Alzheimer's Association's 24/7 Helpline at (800) 272-3900 to register for a seminar. 

Alzheimer's Seminar Schedule

Location Date Time Address Topic
Bellmore Senior Center September 14 11 AM to 12 Noon 2000 Bellmore Ave., Bellmore Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Oceanside Library (Temporary Location) September 22 11 AM to 12 Noon 56 Atlantic Ave., Oceanside 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Franklin Square Senior Center October 6 11 AM to 12 Noon 1182 Martha Place, Franklin Square Healthy Living For Your Brain and Body
Wantagh Senior Center November 2 1 PM to 2 PM 1150 Seamans Neck Road, Wantagh Healthy Living For Your Brain and Body
Uniondale-Merrick Senior Center November 30 11 AM to 12 Noon 750 Jerusalem Ave, Uniondale Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Levittown Senior Center December 2 11 AM to 12 Noon 555 North Newbridge Road, Levittown 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's