Greenwood CHEER Alzheimer's Support Group to begin June 1, 2017
May 16, 2017
Greenwood CHEER Senior Center, located at 41 Schulze Road in Greenwood, will begin offering an Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 1, and continuing the first Thursday of each month. Greenwood CHEER Center Director Fran Smith, right, is shown welcoming group facilitator Cindy Broschart.
All meetings are free and open to the public, and interested parties are invited to attend. For more information, contact Jamie Magee, Sussex County program coordinator for the association, at 302-854-9788 or 800-272-3900.
Alzheimer's disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, and the fifth-leading cause of death for those 65 or older. Every 66 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer's disease.