(May 6, 2015) – According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s is the only cause of death among the top 10 causes in America without a way to prevent it, cure it or even slow its progression. To help support the persons helping to care for individuals with Alzheimer’s, the Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, is hosting Caregiver Support Groups in the following locations and times:
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
First Presbyterian Church
506 Oxford Drive
Facilitator: Donna Sprow, 419-636-3962
Monday, May 25, 2015
Montpelier Senior Center
325 North Jonesville Street
Facilitator: Sarah Hahn, 419-636-5071
These caregiver groups are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. However, it is suggested that you contact the facilitator of the group you plan to attend for the first time to confirm the time, place and date of the meeting. For more information on caregiver groups or other programs of the Alzheimer’s Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter, call 419.537.1999 or 1.800-272.3900.
The Northwest Ohio Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association serves 24 counties: Allen, Ashland, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Huron, Knox, Lucas, Mercer, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, Wood and Wyandot.