12/6 Together With Alzheimer’s Cancelled

The December 6th meeting of Together With Alzheimer’s Support Group has been cancelled. Meetings will resume on December 13th as scheduled.

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Alzheimer’s Support Calendar

The latest Together With Alzheimer’s calendar is now available, offering a number of helpful presentations. The group is increasing in size, but still has space for a few new members. Please contact Catherine with any questions.

Together With Alzheimer’s Support Group

New and “seasoned” caregivers are welcome to attend these free sessions.
Sacred Heart Parish Center

326 Main St, Yarmouth
Facilitator: Catherine Gentile
email: ezine@catherinegentile.com

Wednesday, December 6 – Meeting Cancelled
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Teepa Snow DVD
“Part 1: How to Become a Better Caregiver”
Group discussion follows

 Wednesday,  December 13
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

 Wednesday,  December 20
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Teepa Snow DVD
“Part 2: Connect, Communicate, Support”
Group discussion follows

Wednesday,  December 27
Sorry, no meeting

Wednesday, January 3
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

Wednesday, January 10
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Teepa Snow DVD
“Part 3: Create A Supportive Dementia Environment in Your Home”
Group discussion follows

Wednesday, January 17
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

Wednesday, January 24
7:00 – 8:00 pm
NEW! Introducing Dr Dale Bredesen
author of The End of Alzheimer’s
via a taped interview discussing
“We Can Reverse and Prevent Cognitive Decline”

Wednesday,  January 31
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

Wednesday, February 7
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

 Wednesday, February 14
Sorry, no meeting

Wednesday, February 21
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Open discussion

Wednesday, February 28
7:00 – 8:00 pm
NEW!  Discussion of
“36 Holes in the Roof”
based on Dr. Dale Bredesen’s book
The End of Alzheimer’s

2017 Project Holiday Application Available

Yarmouth Cares About Neighbors (YCAN) will once again be coordinating Holiday Gifts for Yarmouth, Maine families in need of help with gifts for their children. We request that all applications be returned to us as soon as possible to give our Elves more time to shop, but no later than December 1st.

The 2017 Project Holiday application is now available by clicking here, or by visiting:

Yarmouth Community Services
200 Main Street (behind Town Hall)

First Parish Church
116 Main Street

Completed applications should be returned to Community Services at the address above.

If you have questions, or would like an application mailed to you, please call Beth at (207) 838-2261 or Jean at (207) 329-7295.

Learn about YCAN at Benchmark Opening

Yarmouth Cares About Neighbors (YCAN) members will be participating in the

Benchmark Real Estate Grand Opening
Sunday, November 19th
11 am – 3 pm
5 Portland St, Yarmouth, ME

Come learn more about all the things YCAN does to help Yarmouth residents, either because you wish to learn about ways to participate in helping our neighbors, or because you would like to avail yourself of some of the services we offer.