MEMORY CAFE GROUPS
Staying socially and mentally active is good for the brain!
St. John’s Community Care, is hosting an ON LINE monthly Memory Café for individuals who are living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), early-stage Alzheimer’s or other dementia, and their care partners.
Groups meet on line via ZOOM on Thursday, Aug. 6th and Tuesday, August 28th.
Collinsville group…..Thursday, August 6th, 11:00am to 12:00pm…….topic will be Movies Past and Present.
SSP in Alton group…..Friday, August 28th, 11:00am to 12pm…..topic will be National Parks and your favorite vacation.
Email Gail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 618-344-5008 to register. Gail will send you the instructions and invitation to join the group!
The Memory Café offers participants a safe and fun way to share their stories and socialize with others who have similar experiences. “We are delighted to be offering a Memory Café and helping people to be able to socialize with others, so they do not feel isolated.” said Gail Shaw, Dementia Care Specialist – Coordinator Training & Support for St. John’s Community Care. For more information email me at email@example.com
The Memory Café is funded by AgeSmart Community Resources with funds granted through Administration for Community Living and Illinois Department on Aging. AgeSmart is a local Area Agency on Aging that promotes healthy aging by providing information and resources people need to age well their way.