Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Diagnosed with Alzheimer's-Type Dementia. Now What?

Join us on Thursday, July 29, at the Lake San Marcos Resort Conference Center for a Town Hall Forum for caregivers and health care professionals titled "Diagnosis: Probable Alzheimer's-Type Dementia...Now What?"

The event kicks off with a complimentary breakfast at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 12:30 p.m. Medical experts and an attorney will discuss the following topics:

  • Most common forms of dementia

  • Treatment options at various disease stages

  • Legal decisions following a dementia diagnosis

  • Determining your loved one's end of life preferences and values

To R.S.V.P., call 858-565-4424. Free adult day care will be offered at the Glenner Alzheimer's Family Center in Encinitas. You must reserve a spot one week prior to the event. To schedule a reservation, call 760-635-1895.