Alzheimer’s disease town hall meeting Monday afternoon
Posted at: 10/15/2012 6:28 AM
On Monday, there will be a local conversation about fighting the devastating effects of Alzheimer’s disease.
The Rochester and Finger Lakes branch of the Alzheimer’s Association will meet to talk about the national Alzheimer’s plan.
It's a federal program focusing on research and awareness for the disease. Congress signed the act into law in 2011.
People will share their experiences with the illness starting this afternoon at 4 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center in Brighton.
A specialist from the University of Rochester and representatives of the elder care industry will be on hand.