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Address:
328 West Conan Street
Ely, Minnesota 55731

Phone:
218-365-8019

Dementia Friendly @ Work Training

~ Lunch & Learn ~

Wednesday, April 25th

11:30 - 1:00pm

Ely Hospital Community Conference Room

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For staff of business and service organizations and all other community settings

More than 90,000 Minnesotans age 65+ are living with Alzheimer’s. The annual number of Alzheimer’s cases and other dementias is projected to triple by 2050. These numbers will touch us all because they represent family members, friends, neighbors, co-workers, colleagues, clients, and customers. 

 

Training Objectives

Learn what dementia is and some Alzheimer’s facts
Recognize the signs of Alzheimer’s
Learn tips for communicating and interacting with a person who has dementia
Learn tips for creating a dementia-friendly physical space
Get familiar with resources in your community

 

By participating in this training, you will help your business or organization heighten its awareness of dementia and be equipped to respond warmly and effectively when serving people living with dementia and their families.

Lunch Provided

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