The North Fraser chapter of CARP (A New Vision of Aging for Canada) is hosting a meeting for members and guests tomorrow (Thursday, March 15) focused on dementia.
Bill Munn, a clinical social worker with Fraser Health who specializes in geriatric health, will provide information on how to recognize the signs of dementia and how to cope with them, according to a press release.
He will also discuss simple exercises that can strengthen the mind and promote mental health.
Munn has made presentations to police, first responders, health-care providers, gerontologists, seniors and others.
He will also conduct a question-and-answer session following the presentation.
The session is set for 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 15 in Room 2 of the Poirier Sport and Leisure Complex, located next to the public library at 633 Poirier St. in Coquitlam.
Light refreshments will be served, and everyone is welcome to attend.
For more information or to confirm attendance, contact Bruce Bird at 778-284-1189 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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