Caregivers support each other at monthly meetings

2013-04-25T00:00:00Z Caregivers support each other at monthly meetingsBy Times Staff nwitimes.com
April 25, 2013 12:00 am  • 

DYER | A Caregiver Support Group that encompasses Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia, cancer, stroke and other adult care responsibilities will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at Franciscan Alliance St. Margaret Health Dyer, 24 Joliet St.

The guest speaker will be Jennifer Young from St. James Manor in Crete, Ill. After a short presentation, a question-and-answer session will follow.

Open to family and friends looking for compassion and information sharing, the group embraces the premise  “Honor thy Father and thy Mother.”

Affiliated with Alzheimer’s Services of Northern Indiana, which provides a 24-hour hotline, grants, and specialty workshops that are held monthly at the Lake County Public Library in Merrillville, the support group meets the fourth Sunday of every month at St. Margaret Health for 90 minutes. Use the west entrance (behind St. Francis statue off the U.S. 30 entry drive).

Facilitators Jim and Pat Koeling are members of St. Michael Church in Schererville, and can be contacted at (219) 365-3898 or toll-free at (888) 333-0180 for more information.

Copyright 2014 nwitimes.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



About Dyer

Town of Dyer

One Town Square Dyer, IN 46311
219.865.6108
219.865.4233 (Fax)

Police Department

2150 Hart Street Dyer, IN 46311
Non-emergency 219.865.1163

Fire Department

2150 Hart Street Dyer, IN 46311
Non-emergency 219.865.4215

Parks and Recreation

One Town Square Dyer, IN 46311
219.865.2505
219.865.4233 (Fax)

Lake Central School Corporation

Kay Trapp Administration Center
8260 Wicker Avenue
St. John, Indiana 46373
Phone: 219.365.8507

Featured Businesses