Safety considerations in Alzheimer’s will be discussed at SAGE Eldercare on October 25.


Practical tips on fall prevention, home and medication safety, driving concerns, reducing the risk of wandering, and preparing for emergencies, will be offered. The program, free and open to the public, will be offered during the monthly Alzheimer’s New Jersey Caregiver Support Group, 10-11 am on Tuesday, October 25, at SAGE Eldercare, 290 Broad Street, Summit.


The Alzheimer’s New Jersey Caregiver Support Groups are led by Deanna Butters, Spend-A-Day Director at SAGE. “It’s important for caregivers to have a place to discuss the challenges and trials of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia. SAGE offers emotional and educational support,” said Butters.


To register for this program or the monthly support group, 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.


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