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Speaker Series June 26 - Katie Zeitler: Dementia Friends, U.W.

Where:
Olympia Senior Center
Olympia Senior Center
Meets:
Olympia Senior Center
Wednesday
Time:
Olympia Senior Center
10:00 am
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Activities
360-586-6181
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Start Date:
Olympia Senior Center
June 26, 2024

THIS ACTIVITY HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Additional Information:

Dementia Friends is a global movement that is changing the way people think, act, and talk about dementia. Come join us for a 60-minute information session where we’ll share information about the following: What is dementia and the most common type, five key messages, communication tips and strategies, ways to take action and resources and support. Anyone can become a Dementia Friend!

Katie Zeitler is the Dementia Friends Washington Program Manager, a program housed at the University of Washington Memory and Brain Wellness Center. Over the past decade, Katie has worked in different settings with older adults, including direct patient care, public health, and non-profits, and is energized by spreading awareness about dementia and helping to reduce stigma surrounding it.

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