Calendar of Events

The New Town Dementia Caring Community program sponsors educational series, caregiver training & support groups, memory cafés, and other events in and around the New Town/College Gardens neighborhood each month to help raise awareness and support those with memory loss and their loved ones. Upcoming events are posted below. To learn more about an event, click on the activity or contact us for information.

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June 2020

Community Presentation: You & Your Medicine

Wed, Jun 3, 2020
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Dr. Feacher Williams, PharmD, Retired Chief Pharmacist of Department of Veterans Affairs reviewed common medications in the elderly, how they interact, and tips on how to manage medications of loved ones who suffer from Alzheimer’s and other Memory Disorders.

Community Presentation: Effective Communication Strategies for Dementia Caregivers

Wed, Jun 17, 2020
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Milva Ballester, MPH, Program Manager of the North & Central Florida Alzheimer’s Association shared tips to help caregivers effectively communicate with their loved ones who have dementia.