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.
|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|