Alzheimer’s Panel Discussion Set for Today

SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Partners for Community Action announced that an Alzheimer’s Panel Discussion will be held today from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Bishop Marshall Center, located at 260 State St. in Springfield.

Call Springfield Partners for Community Action at (413) 263-6500, ext. 6539 to reserve your seat.

The Multicultural Alzheimer’s Program staff provides case- management assistance to clients with Alzheimer’s and their often overwhelmed caregivers. This event is the public’s opportunity to hear from and speak with staff along with professionals including medical care providers and others experts in conversations on topics like: dementia risk factors; treatment options; and essential skills for caregivers.

The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Space is limited.

Springfield Partners is the designated Community Action Agency (CAA) guiding residents of our area towards economic stability, self-sufficiency, and a better quality of life since 1964.