Educational Event for Caregivers of Those With Alzheimers Disease

The Alzheimer's Association - MN-ND Chapter and MeritCare are partnering to hold an Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Caregiver Workshop. The event is being held on Monday, Nov. 27, from 5:45-9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 3803 13th Ave. S., Fargo. The workshop is free and open to the public. Registration is required, call (701) 234-5570 or (800) 821-5167.

The Alzheimer's Association - MN-ND Chapter and MeritCare are partnering to hold an Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Caregiver Workshop. The event is being held on Monday, Nov. 27, from 5:45-9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 3803 13th Ave. S., Fargo. The workshop is free and open to the public. Registration is required, call (701) 234-5570 or (800) 821-5167.

Topics and speakers:
  • What's New; Gretchen Everson, Alzheimer's Association MN-ND Chapter
  • Elder Law Issues in 2006; Susan E. Johnson, Vogel Law Firm
  • Care of the Patient, Care of the Family; David Tullar, P.A., MeritCare Neuroscience Center


Additional information:
  • According to the Alzheimer's Assocation, an estimated 4.5 million Americans have Alzheimer's Disease and that number could rise as high as 16 million by 2050.
  • This event is made possible by a grant from the Administration on Aging, the North Dakota Department of Human Services and the Dakota Medical Foundation