Film has the power to connect us with deep-rooted emotional memories that never leave us. If you’re looking for a way to rekindle and share fond memories with someone you love and care for who has memory loss, check out this interactive film program:
Meet Me at the Movies . . . And Make Memories
Thursday, September 11, 2014
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Blackstone Valley Cinema de Lux 70
A one-of-a-kind film experience designed specifically for people living with memory loss and their care partners. Enjoy classic film clips, followed by audience discussion and reminiscence, guided by ARTZ: Artists for Alzheimer’s® facilitators. People of all ages are welcome to attend.
Admission is free, as well as popcorn and drinks. Pre-registration is required: For tickets, please contact Siobhan Laurino at 781-305-7102 or email Laurino@TheHearth.org.
This program is made possible through generous corporate sponsorship to benefit the Central Massachusetts Agency on Aging and the I’m Still Here™ Foundation; produced by Co-chairs Senator Michael O. Moore and Sheriff Lewis G. Evangelidis and ARTZ: Artists for Alzheimer’s®, in partnership with The Senior Focus, Millbury Health Care and Hearthstone Alzheimer Care.
Meet Me at the Movies has been performed since 2007 in New York City, Seattle, Philadelphia and Brookline, Mass.
President of Deborah Fins Associates, PC, since 1995, Deborah Liss Fins is a licensed independent clinical social worker and certified geriatric care manager. Drawing on more than 30 years of professional experience in geriatric care management, DFA offers comprehensive assessments and planning, guidance in selecting appropriate care, help identifying resources for financial support and professional consulting. Please contact us to set up a complimentary initial telephone consultation.
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