Joining Hands to Create a Dementia Friendly Community in Lynn


Dementia Friendly Lynn Poster



Joining Hands to Create a Dementia Friendly Community in the City of Lynn



Thursday, May 11, 2017



Dementia and memory disorders affect everyone in a community.
Join together with city officials, your neighbors, community leaders, and experts from Greater Lynn Senior Services and Hearthstone Institute to learn more about memory loss and lay the groundwork for Saugus to become a model community at two learning events:

(Respite Care Available)
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Refreshments will be provided

(Respite Care Available)
12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided

Both Trainings at the LYNN MUSEUM 590 Washington Street, Lynn, Mass



Sponsored by The Family Caregiver Support Program through a grant received from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs.

Greater Lynn Senior Services and Hearthstone Alzheimer Care

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And find out more about our Lynn Memory Cafe, the social event for people living with dementia.

Show Your Support
Type the name that you want the City of Lynn to recognize supporting this effort.
If you would like to share a personal message or story, you can do so here.
Name of Person or BusinessMessage of Support (Optional)
Greater Lynn Senior ServicesThank you for supporting our initiative!
DiVirgilio Financial Group 
Rose Mary SargentLooking forward to attend
Danielle BurnsHappy to support the city I live in towards being a dementia friendly community.
All Care VNA & HospiceWe are dedicated to the quality of life of our Lynn community members and are passionate about making our community as Dementia friendly as possible! We are proud to support GLSS and other community partners in our efforts to provide quality care, resources, education, and support!
Element CareWe are proud to be supporting this great initiative and being a part of creating a dementia friendly community. At Element Care, we understand the importance of community education on dementia, as it helps older adults to continue to live safely at home and in the community. Thank you to GLSS and Hearthstone Institute for bringing awareness to the Lynn community.
Diane FinnemoreLiving with Dementia can be such a scary prospect but thankfully your programs and support help respect and comfort those struggling wiht this challenge! Education regarding services available and how to live in their world is so crucial and appreciated!
Dementia Friendly Lynn Assets
If you would like to share the event, print out posters, here is all the information that you need:

Eventbrite CAREGIVER Training Event URL:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/joining-hands-for-a-dementia-friendly-communitylynn-caregiver-training-tickets-33469254441

Eventbrite COMMUNITY Training Event URL:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/joining-hands-for-a-dementia-friendly-communitylynn-community-training-tickets-33469019739

 

Memory Cafe

 Please join us at the:

"In the Moment" Memory Café
 
for people living with Alzheimer's disease or related dementias
and their caregivers
 

EVERY THIRD THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH
 
LYNN MUSEUM
590 Washington Street, Lynn, Mass.
(Directions at www.lynnmuseum.org)

 

For more information,contact:
 
781-586-8511
tlamberta@glss.net
 

 

In the Moment Memory Cafe Poster