Come to a free and informational Alzheimer’s resource fair, interactive discussion and sneak peak of the documentary, Alzheimer’s: Every Minute Counts. The program is an urgent wake-up call to put resources toward treating and curing Alzheimer’s. The event is open to the public.
When: January 25, 2017
Time: 4 p.m. Resource fair and reception
5 p.m. Screening with panel discussion to follow
Where: Aksarben Cinema
2110 South 67th St.
Omaha, NE 68106
Please see the flyer for more information.
Here are the latest facts on Alzheimer's according to the Alzheimer’s Association:
Alzheimer’s disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States
More than 5 million people are living with Alzheimer’s Disease
1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia
Every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer’s kills more people than breast and prostate cancer combined
One in nine people age 65 and older has Alzheimer's disease
By mid-century, someone in the United States will develop the disease every 33 seconds.
We hope to see you there!
A Place at Home provides a range of at home services, as well as advocacy and care coordination to the aging communities around Omaha and Council Bluffs.