Alzheimer’s Association holding Joyful Living Series event

Staff Report

The Alzheimer’s Association is holding the Joyful Living: Create Art Journals event on July 1 at 1:00 p.m. at the 317 Studio and Gallery located at 317 Market Street in Rockford.

This program is designed to help those in the early stages of living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias live a full and joyful life.

The purpose of the program is to provide a series of hands-on experiences for individuals with early stage dementia and their care partners and friends.

The program will educate attendees on how to maintain their physical, emotional, social and spiritual health.

The events are related to the non-pharmacological interventions that have been found to improve the quality of life and function of persons with early stage dementia.

To register for this program offered at no cost call 815-484-1300 or register online at alz.org/illinois.

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