Alzheimer talk slated for Thursday

MAYFIELD — Susan Beth Olsen, volunteer coordinator of Eddy Alzheimer’s Services, will speak to groups focusing on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases on Thursday at Mayfield Central Presbyterian Church, 22 N. Main St.

She will explain services available and how to obtain them.

The Alzheimer’s Caregiver group will meet at 10:30 a.m. and is for family members or friends who care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.

The Parkinson’s group will gather at 2 p.m. and is for anyone with Parkinson’s disease or other neurological conditions and their caregivers.

The Rev. Bonnie Orth, Nathan Littauer’s pastoral care coordinator, facilitates both groups focusing on advocacy and education, with open discussion for sharing and support.

No enrollment is necessary. For more information, call Orth at (518) 661-6566.

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