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Program to be held for caregivers for those with memory loss

Region – The Metrowest Alzheimer's Partnership will present “Memory Loss is a Family Affair” Saturday, April 5, at the Callahan Senior Center, 535 Union Ave., Framingham. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with light refreshments. The program runs from 10 to 11 a.m. The speaker is Dr. John Zeisel, president and co-founder of the Hearthstone Alzheimer's Family Foundation and Hearthstone Alzheimer Care. The presentation is designed for family members, friends, professionals or those caring for a person with memory impairment. Topics will include communication techniques and management of challenging behaviors.

RSVP to Lisa Ushkurnis, MSW, LICSW, at 508-532-5980, ext. 2, by Wednesday, April 2.

For more information about this and other programs for seniors in the local area, visit the Seniors Helping Seniors Metrowest website, www.seniorcaresouthborough.com.

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