The Alzheimer’s Association will discuss the basics of memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimer’s during a free program held at SAGE Eldercare, 290 Broad Street, Summit, on March 8, 1 – 2:30 pm.


As the first in a three-part series, information will be provided about facts and myths regarding aging, Alzheimer’s disease, and dementia; common risk factors and causes; stages of the disease and current treatments; and dementia-related behavioral symptoms.


“We look forward to hosting the Greater New Jersey Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association to provide insight into dementia and Alzheimer’s, a topic important to SAGE’s mission of helping older adults and their caregivers,” said Angela Sullivan, Executive Director at SAGE.


There will also be Alzheimer’s Association-led discussions (“Dementia Conversations” and “Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers”) on April 12 and May 10, 7 – 8:30 pm. For more information or to register for the programs, please call: 908.598.5548 or email: education@sageeldercare.temp312.kinsta.cloud.


Since 1954, SAGE Eldercare has been helping make the communities it serves amazing places to age.  The organization provides a wide array of information, support, and services designed to help individuals lead the most independent and active lives possible.  From helping with errands, to exercise classes, community programs, care planning, and home health care, SAGE’s expertise helps older adults remain independent in their own homes.  SAGE is committed to being the leading provider of programs and services to meet the changing needs of older adults, their families, and caregivers throughout Union, Essex, Morris, and Somerset Counties.  For more information, please call 908.273.5550 or visit www.sageeldercare.org.


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