Alzheimers/Dementia Family Caregiver Support Group

October 24, 2013

During the Sept. 3 meeting, Christine Raber, PHD, OTR/L, Associate Professor, Master of Occupational Therapy Program at Shawnee State University spoke to the support group about how to utilize activities to engage individuals with dementia.

This is a peer support group for family caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. The group provides an opportunity to discuss caregiving challenges and share helpful tips, while receiving support from others who are in similar situations.

Serving families in Portsmouth and surrounding areas:

Date: First Tuesday of each month

Time: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Location: United Scioto Senior Activities, Inc.

Second floor

121 Market Street (at Market Square)

Portsmouth, Ohio 45662

Facilitator: Melissa Dever, BSW, LSW 740-710-1821

Group is sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Associated of Greater Cincinnati

644 Lin Street, Suite 1026

Cincinnati, Ohio 45203