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Dial into free workshop on dementia

Cloverdale residents who want to learn more about dementia are invited to dial into a free teleworkshop later this month.

The Alzhiemer Society of B.C. is offering ‘Understanding Dementia,’ a one-hour session by telephone on Jan. 31.

The session starts at 7 p.m. and provides an overview of the progression of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. It will focus on symptoms and the stages of this progressive disease.

To participate, simply access the workshop by phone. There are optional slides that may be viewed online.

No pre-registration is necessary. simply dial this toll free number a few minutes before the session: 1-866-994-7745 then enter the pass code 1122333.

To use the website, visit www.momentum.adobeconnect.com/alzheimerbc and log in as a guest.

For more information on Alzheimer’s disease and dementias, visit www.alzheimerbc.org.



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