Bishop’s Commons at St. Luke in Oswego will host an educational program by the Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter entitled, “Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia”, on Monday, September 11 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

This educational program is free of charge and open to the public. Bishop’s Commons is located at 4 Burkle Street, on the St. Luke residential campus in the City of Oswego. Light refreshments will be provided.

Alzheimer’s is not normal aging, it is a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Join us at this educational program to learn about:

  • The impact of Alzheimer's.
  • The difference between Alzheimer's and dementia.
  • Alzheimer's disease stages and risk factors.
  • Current research and treatments available to address some symptoms.
  • Local Alzheimer’s Association resources for caregivers and families.

Registration for this program is required. To register call the Alzheimer’s Association at (315) 472-4201, extension 227, or Bishop’s Commons at 315-349-0799.