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Alzheimer’s and Dementia in Libraries: How we Support Patrons and their Care Partners

The following information was provided by Jill Skwerski, Community Engagement Librarian at the Evanston Public Library:

 

Please join us for the next Community Engagement Networking Group meeting, to be held Thursday, November 8, 9:30-11:30am at the Naperville Public Library, 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr., Room C.

Dr. Raj Shah, Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center and David J. Kelsey, Outreach Services Manager, St. Charles, IL, and co-founder of the RAILS Serving Patrons with Dementia Group, will join us for a discussion about the disease, it’s effects on patrons and care partners, and creative ways for libraries to support and serve. A Question & Answer session will follow presentation.

Registration recommended:  https://goo.gl/forms/zGFwP6qSHaH3oxMl2

 

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