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Alzheimer Society




at Pioneer Cabin



by Miranda understanding of support group you are
L'Hirondelle having a family with people who
m e m b e r w i t h understand what you
T h e A l z h e i m e r d e m e n t i a , ” s a i d are going through and
Society's First Link Beattie. have been through it
had a presentation at No one knows the themselves. They can
the Pioneer Cabin on a c t u a l c a u s e o f learn from each other
J u n e 2 0 a b o u t dementia and there and get support from
Alzheimers. may be some link to each other,” said
First Link/Intake genetics, but the risks Beattie.
Coordinator Barb do increase with age. You can get more
Beattie and Program First Link makes information from their
Coordinator Lorraine p r e s e n t a t i o n s i n w e b s i t e
Mills explained how to communities to help www.alzheimer.ca/ab
get information and p e o p l e b e t t e r or call the toll free Barb Beattie (First Link/Intake Coordinator) and Lorraine Mills
support regarding understand dementia number 1-866-950- (Program Coordinator) held a presentation on the Alzheimer Society's
d e m e n t i a a n d and Alzheimer's and to 5465 First Link program at the Pioneer Cabin on June 20.
Alzheimer's disease. encourage family
First Link is a direct relatives to make
referral system that referrals for the family
helps people to better members in need. “We
understand the disease try to reach out to
s u c h a s i t s different communities
progression, day-to- to increase awareness
d a y l i v i n g , a n d o f s u p p o r t a n d
positive approaches to services,” said Beattie.
care. It also included The organization also
s t r a t e g i e s f o r offers support groups,
m a n a g i n g t h e programs and services,
challenges and how to and information about
prepare for the future. other community and
“I think it is really healthcare services.
important to have an "When you are in a


Wildwood Legion

summer schedule


submitted Rita Winfield

Everyone is always welcome at the Royal
Canadian Legion BR. 149 Wildwood.
There are a few changes to our activity
schedule for July and August. We won't be
having any meetings and Thursday crib and
lunches are cancelled.
Hours of Operation Thursday 11:00 am - 5:30
pm; Friday and Saturday 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm.
Bottle Depot Hours are Tuesday-Friday 11:00
am - 5:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Meat Draw, basket/gift certificate draw, and
50/50 every Saturday 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm tickets
$1.00 each, always a great afternoon please join
us.
Friday August 18th, Wildwood Fair Day, we
will be having our annual steak supper. $15.00
per person with entertainment by the Tyler Bros
Band.
Our next meeting will be September 19 at 6:00
pm for the Executive and 7:00 pm for the
General, please plan to attend.
Have a great summer.


ESTATE/MOVING
ESTATE/MOVING
YARD SALE
YARD SALE
July 15: 10 am - 3 pm

July 16: 10 am - 2 pm

4629 Balkan Drive, Lower Robb
Robb, Alberta


Great mixture of shop and household
items. Everything must go.
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