Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Our January 2014 Prepared Senior eNewsletter is Archived

Our January 2014 Prepared Senior eNewsletter went out to our subscribers and is now archived. This eNewsletter is geared to consumers but professionals serving seniors may find it of interest. The eNewsletter is archived on in our National Senior News & Events - Click Here

For those of you in Denver ...

For those of you in Denver that missed hearing Dr. Huntington Potter speak last in September 2013 at the Denver Senior Coalition joint meeting held at The Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado - well, you are in luck because he is one of the keynote speakers at a Caregiver Connection Fair being hosted by Azura Memory Care in Castle Rock, Colorado. Here are the details:

January 23, 2014 – Thursday, 11:00AM – 5:00PM
Caregiver Connections Fair of Castle Rock Hosted by Azura Memory Care
Location: Azura Memory Care
Address: 864 Barranca Drive, Castle Rock, CO

On January 23rd Azura Memory Care will host the first annual Caregiver Connections Fair of Castle Rock from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm. This free educational event is geared toward family and professional caregivers looking to gain insight into dementia and ways to successfully navigate the journey of caring for someone with memory loss. “Our goal is provide a time for caregivers to connect, relax and gain information that will help them now and in the future,” explained Natalie Grace, Executive Director for Azura Memory Care. The Fair will feature community resources booths, refreshments, music and memorable engagements, while providing access to outstanding presentations and knowledgeable speakers. The keynote address at 12:00 pm will feature Dr. Huntington Potter, Professor of Neurology and Director of the Alzheimer’s Disease Programs in the Department of Neurology and the Linda Crnic Center for Down Syndrome at the University of Colorado, who will be discussing the “Quest to Conquer Alzheimer’s.” There is no cost to attend the Fair, but a ‘free will’ donation will be collected with all monies going to the Alzheimer’s Association and dementia research. Attendees who RSVP to Tammi at Azura Memory Care by calling 720-708-4475 by Tuesday, January 21 will receive a free gift. However, walk-ins are also welcome!
View Event Flyer – Click Here

And here is a link to a Press Release about Dr. Huntington Potter joining the University of Colorado School of Medicine's Department of Neurology - Click Here

Compliments to Azura Memory Care for organizing this event. I sure wish they could record his presentation. Learn more about Azura Memory Care at their website - and if you are lucky enough to be in Denver consider attending this event.