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Upcoming Programs, Research Studies, and Pharmacy Partners

Caregiver programs at New York Memory Center

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• Monday, June 18, 11 a.m. • Virtual Dementia Tour® followed by In-Home Safety and Activities at 12:15 • Brooklyn Public Library Brooklyn Heights Branch, 109 Remsen St., Brooklyn, 11201

11 a.m. — Join us for either or both of these workshops. The Virtual Dementia Tour is an interactive experience sponsored by New York Memory Center and Right at Home.  This sensory training helps you experience the realities of life for persons living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia. This life-changing workshp can help you make better caregiving and health care decisions by knowing what your loved one or client may be coping with on a daily basis. Click here for the flyer with more details.

12:15 pmIn-Home Safety and Activities for those caring for individuals living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other types of dementia. Click here for the flyer.

• Monday, June 25, 10 – 11 a.m. • Daily Practice. Daily Peace. •  Vajradhara Meditation Center

** New Program ** For those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s Disease or another type of dementia. Please register in advance by contacting Caregiver Social Worker Megan Christ, 718-499-7701 ext321. Click here for the flyer.

• Tuesday, July 17, 5 pm • A Continuing Education Event for Healthcare Professionals

Please join New York Memory Center, Senior Helpers NYC and Fox for Networking for a seminar on “Communicating Creatively, A Multi-Modal Approach to Facilitating Expression, Comprehension, and Retention for Clients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias”. Click here for  a flyer or here for registration

Medical Research Study Opportunities

Click on the titles for the flyer with more details:

Early Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Study – Columbia University

Early Onset Genetic Family Study

National Institute on Aging Late Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Family Study

National Institute on Aging Late Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Family Study infographic-flyer

For more information about caregiver programs,
please contact:
Megan Christ, LMSW
Caregiver Social Worker
718-499-7701 or 708-677-5637Email Megan

Pharmacy Partners

5,000 pharmacy bags are being used by partner pharmacies in Bushwick, Bedford Stuyvesant, East Flatbush, Red Hook, and Sunset Park. Look for them in a store near you, and please support these pharmacies (click for list).

This program is supported by a grant from the New York State Department of Health.