Alzheimer’s Association offering classes |

Alzheimer’s Association offering classes

Daily Staff Report
Vail CO, Colorado

EAGLE ” The Alzheimer’s Association of Denver in partnership with Eagle County Adult Services will be conducting two classes designed for family members and friends of someone with Alzheimer’s Disease.

“Partnering with Your Doctor” will focus on enhancing one’s communication with their healthcare providers, and making the most of those relationships. “Safety Issues” will provide a brief overview of dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, explaining behaviors associated with the disease and how these behaviors impact the safety of the person with the disease.

The presenter for the day’s events will be Patricia Holley, Family Services Director at the Denver Alzheimer’s Association.

Both classes will be held on Friday, April 27, 2007 at the Golden Eagle Community Center in Eagle.

“Partnering with Your Doctor” will be held from 10 a.m. until noon.

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“Safety Issues” will be held from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m.

Participants may attend one or both classes. Both classes are free of charge. Please register by calling Doreen Constantine at 970-328-1483 or online at

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