African-American Alzheimer's Caregiver Training Conference - ACTS 2 - African-American Alzheimer’s Caregiving Training and Support

Tailored to the concerns and needs of African-American caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer’s and related dementias, the 1st annual African-American Alzheimer’s Caregiver Training Conference will be held at the Old West Enrichment Center in Tallahassee FL.

The conference is intended for current and future caregivers, elder care professionals, and other community members interested in increasing their knowledge about dementia, caregiving skills and self-care strategies.

Please join us for this free, half-day educational conference. Respite care will be provided by Elder Day Stay of Elder Care Services. Lunch also will be served at no cost.

The conference is sponsored by the African-American Alzheimer’s Caregiver Training and Support Project 2 (ACTS 2), Area Agency on Aging for North Florida, Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare Memory Disorder Clinic, and the North and Central Florida Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Partnership.

Keynote:

Dementia 101: A Primer on the Prevention and Treatment of Dementia

Dr. Soheyla Mahdavian, Pharm.D., BCGP, TTS
Associate Professor | Pharmacy Practice
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

WHEN:

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 29, 2019

WHERE:

Old West Enrichment Center, 2344 Lake Bradford Rd., Tallahassee, FL 32310

ACTION STEP:

To register, please call toll-free 1-866-778-2724.