Dementia Friendly At Work

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Stonewall Jackson House staff and volunteers recently participated in a Dementia Friendly at Work session, presented by Valley Program for Aging Services. They discussed ways to communicate with, accommodate, and show respect for people living with dementia and their caregivers. Among those attending were (from left) Janet Hughes, Wanda Brown, Scott Risser, Barbara Risser, Denise Neas, Laura Hotinger (VPAS), and Bobbi Cripple. Information about scheduling Dementia Friendly presentations to work, social and civic groups is available from Laura Hotinger at laura@vpas.info or 261-7474.

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