The Y is proud to partner with the Alzheimer’s Association to offer two educational seminars this winter. These events will be held at the the Galowich Family YMCA are free and open to the community.
ALZHEIMER’S AWARENESS & 10 WARNING SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER’S
Wednesday, January 17
This presentation will provide a brief overview of Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and Alzheimer’s Association services, with topics ranging from the risk factors of Alzheimer’s, early warning signs, and how others can join the fight against the disease.
HEALTHY LIVING FOR YOUR BRAIN AND BODY: TIPS FOR THE LATEST RESEARCH
Wednesday, February 28
For centuries we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. Join us to learn more about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity, social engagement, and hands-on tools you can incorporate into a plan for healthy aging.
For more information, please visit the Membership Desk or contact Health and Wellness Director Alissa Koenig at (815) 744-3939, ext. 335 or [email protected].