Abilene, TEXAS – The Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter will present a free educational program entitled, “The BASICS: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease,” on Saturday, June 2, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., at First Baptist Church of Eula, located at 10066 County Road 244, in Clyde, Texas.

Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

There is no charge to attend, but reservations are recommended. For more information or to register, call Mindy Bannister at 1-800-272-3900 or e-mail mbannister@alz.org.

About the Alzheimer's Association: The Alzheimer’s Association North Central Texas Chapter, which is affiliated with the national Alzheimer's Association in Chicago, is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization that more covers a 40-county service area. Fort Worth serves as headquarters for the chapter, which has regional offices in Abilene, Waco and Wichita Falls. The North Central Texas Chapter serves more than 9,000 individuals affected by Alzheimer’s disease and dementia annually through programs and services made possible by contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations.

The Alzheimer's Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's®. Visit www.alz.org/northcentraltexas or call 800-272-3900.

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