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Area organization to train people on dealing with dementia


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Sep. 26, 2017 - 8:57 PM

The Three Rivers Area Agency on Aging will host a training seminar to help folks caring for loved ones with dementia. 

The workshop will touch on topics such as: understanding dementia, managing problem behaviors, handling stress and finding free time for caregivers, according to a news release.

The Dealing with Dementia workshop will take place on Saturday, Sept. 28 inside the Community Christian Church at 1717 Hwy. 154, Sharpsburg, Ga. 30277. 

The session will start at 10 a.m. and end at 3 p.m.

People interested in attending the seminar must pre-register. The event is free for participants. 

To sign up for the event or for more information, contact Emily Rogers at erogers@threeriversrc.com or 678-552-2850.

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Melanie Ruberti: melanie@newnan.com