Emeritus at Woodland Place Offers "Where to Go to Know" Alzheimer's Seminar Series for Seniors and Caregivers

May 07, 2012, 11:51 ET from Emeritus Senior Living

VESTAL, N.Y., May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This Fall, Emeritus at Woodland Place will open its doors in Vestal, New York to provide assisted living services specifically designed for seniors living with memory loss. On May 15, Emeritus at Woodland Place will launch a four-part educational series for seniors and caregivers presented by the Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter.

Days/Dates/Times:  Tuesdays, May 15-June 5, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided!

Seminar Location: Hampton Inn and Suites on 3708 Vestal Parkway East in Vestal, New York

Topics by date:

May 15 -- "Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters"
Interactive workshop features video clips of seniors and their families dealing with memory loss.

May 22 - "Basics of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia"
Program provides information on Alzheimer's disease detection, causes, risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

May 29 - "Communication 101"
Interactive role plays and tips for successfully communicating with a loved one with memory loss.

June 5 --"Survival Tools for Caregivers"
Learn caregiver tips to relieve stress associated with caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's.

Please RSVP to (607) 771-1700 or woodlandplace-ed@emeritus.com. Seating is limited.

About Emeritus Senior Living
Emeritus at Woodland Place is part of Emeritus Senior Living, the nation's largest assisted living and memory care provider, with the ability to serve approximately 49,700 residents. More than 28,000 employees support 478 communities throughout 44 states coast to coast. Emeritus offers the spectrum of senior residential choices, care options and life enrichment programs that fulfill individual needs and promote purposeful living throughout the aging process. Its experts provide insights on senior living, care, wellness, brain health, caregiving and family topics at www.Emeritus.com, which also offers details on the organization's services. Emeritus' common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ESC.

Contact: Colleen Hunt, Executive Director
Emeritus at Woodland Place
(607) 771-1700

SOURCE Emeritus Senior Living