Celebrating the holidays, while caring for a loved one who has Alzheimer’s disease, will be the topic of a program at SAGE Eldercare on November 16.


The free program will be presented by Alzheimer’s New Jersey. “Changes brought on by Alzheimer’s disease can impact how families celebrate the holidays,” said Alzheimer’s New Jersey Program Outreach Director Laura Hawkins, MSW, LSW. “This program will highlight ways to modify meaningful traditions, celebrate away from home, and cope with caregiver stress.”


The program will take place 7 – 8 pm on Wednesday, November 16 at SAGE Eldercare, 290 Broad Street, Summit. To register, or for more information, 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.


About Alzheimer’s New Jersey

Since 1985, Alzheimer’s New Jersey has provided care and support for New Jersey families and has helped advance research for a cure. As Alzheimer’s New Jersey (formerly known as Alzheimer’s Association, Greater New Jersey Chapter), their commitment to local programs and services is stronger than ever. Their mission is to provide support, assistance and information to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, their families and care partners; and to support research into the causes, prevention, treatment and cure of Alzheimer’s disease. Visit alznj.org or call 888.280.6055 for more information.


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