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AAAWM Office Closed November 11

11/9/2015 4:00pm

In observance of Veterans Day, our office will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. We will resume normal business hours on Thursday, November 12, 2015

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Office Closed for Veterans Day

11/11/2014 2:15pm

Our office will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in observance of Veterans Day and we will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. We would like to take this moment to thank all the men and women who have served (and continue to serve) our country in all branches of the military. Thank you for the sacrifices you and your families have made.

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Office Closed for Veterans Day

11/8/2013 3:00pm

The Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan office will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2013 in observance of Veterans Day. Our office will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.

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Military Veterans Needed!

8/25/2010 4:10pm

Are you a Military Veteran providing care for someone?  Are your worried about your parent, spouse’s, or adult child’s memory?  We are looking for Military Veterans caring for someone with dementia to attend free trainings starting October 5, 2010

Caregivers will learn ways to manage behaviors, improve caregiving skills, handle everyday activities more easily and take care of yourself to better care for your loved one. Caregiver resources and the effects of Dementia will also be addressed.

Trainings are held once a week from 11:30-3:00 for 5 weeks at Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan (1279 Cedar NE, Grand Rapids, MI 40503). The class is free, but you must register at registration@aaawm.org. Lunch is provided and free respite can be arranged during the training hours.

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#1 Tina Johnson said:

Seniors who take multiple medications are at risk for developing cognitive impairment. Seniors should have their medications reviewed monthly by a licensed pharmacist to discuss any potential side effects that could cause cognitive impairment.

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Caregivers Needed

8/9/2010 1:00pm

Are you providing care for a Military Veteran? Are you worried about your parent or your spouse’s memory? We are looking for individuals who are caring for a Military Veteran with dementia to attend free trainings starting August 19th.

Caregivers will learn ways to manage behaviors, improve caregiving skills, handle everyday activities more easily and take care of yourself to better care for your loved one. Caregiver resources and the effects of Dementia will also be addressed.

Trainings are held once a week from 11:30-3:00 for 5 weeks at Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan (1279 Cedar NE, Grand Rapids, MI 40503). The class is free, but you must register at registration@aaawm.org. Lunch is provided and free respite can be arranged during the training hours.

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