Alzheimer’s information session
An Alzheimer's disease information session will be taking place at Groenkloof Retirement Village in George on Tuesday 13 November.
The event is taking place under the auspices of Alzheimer's SA, the NPO that raises awareness of the disease and trains carers of Alzheimer's patients.
The session starts at 10:00 in the restaurant at Groenkloof. Topics to be discussed will include:
What is Alzheimer's?
Stages of the illness
Signs and symptoms
How to communicate
What a safe environment looks like
The role of families and support groups. For more information, contact Johan Ferreira on 082 895 7023 or Hettie Theron on 082 699 7600.