Seniors invited to Dine with a Doc

JASPER — Senior Education Ministries has partnered with Home Instead to offer Dine with a Doc at Shiloh United Methodist Church from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 16. The program is free and open to area senior citizens.

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center’s Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Olivia Taylor will share a presentation about dementia and the various forms of the disease. Taylor provides geriatric mental health care in the Caring Hands Unit at Memorial and will discuss first-hand experience with caring for dementia patients.

The free lunch is being provided by Scenic Hills Health Campus and a door prize from Legacy Living will be given away. To preregister for the Understanding Dementia program, call Home Instead at 812-482-3311.

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