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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
This program focuses on the 10 warning signs of serious memory loss. It includes a basic overview of Alzheimer's disease, covers risk factors, diagnosis, and the benefits of early detection. Through the use of video footage, you will meet people living with memory loss as they address the fears and myths associated with dementia, and hear from the family members who are on the journey with them.
To register, call 847.933.2413 or go to alz.org/illinois.
About Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter
The Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter serves 68 counties in Illinois with offices in Bloomington, Carbondale, Chicago, Joliet, Rockford and Springfield. Since 1980, the Chapter has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes. Today, the Greater Illinois Chapter serves more than a half million residents affected by Alzheimer's disease throughout our chapter area, including 210,000 people with the disease.
More About Patty Turner Center
Patty Turner Center is located on Elm Street just west of Waukegan Road, between Deerfield Road and Lake Cook Road. The center opened in 2003 and has a goal of supporting the independence and well-being of adults over 50, and to encourage their participation in aspects of community life. The center attempts to provide programs that serve seniors' social, recreational, and intellectual needs. There are a variety of sports and fitness programs offered at the center as well as many programs and classes.