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FREE Dementia Education Event

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Waite Park City Hall

19 13th Avenue North

Waite Park, MN 56387

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Free education in honor of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month

6-Piece Puzzle in Challenging Situations - Identify, investigate and understand how Key Puzzle Pieces such as life-long personality traits, environmental conditions, or psychological changes affect caregiving and unmet needs. Learn specific and targeted care approaches to reduce the intensity, frequency, or occurrence of challenges when supporting someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia.

Laughter Yoga - Laughter Yoga provides an easy way to bring laughter in your life no matter where you are or what time it is. Learn the concept of laughing without a reason, how laughter yoga works and what laughter yoga can do for you!

About the speaker: Michele Henifin brings over twenty years of experience gained through education, training and life experiences. She proudly serves the residents of Horizon Health as the Resident Services Outreach Director, Dementia Trainer, & President of Minnesota SWAP. Michelle’s awareness, knowledge, & skills with others make a positive difference in the lives of those living or working with Dementia.

This program is funded under contract with the Central MN Council on Aging as part of the Older Americans Act Program.

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Is respite care available for my loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia during the program? Yes, non-medical respite care will be available so a care partner may attend the program. Please contact the organizer to RSVP.

Where do I park? Please park in the North Parking Lot at the Waite Park Community Center

How can I contact the organizer with any questions? actsartellcommunity@gmail.com or call 320-290-6807

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No

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