Art Group Facilitator - Memories in the Making - Ft. Collins, CO
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45 people are interested
When: A weekly ongoing session that fits YOUR schedule; usually weekday availability is required
Where: Care communities throughout the Ft. Collins area
Who: Those who want to help people with dementia communicate through art
About Alzheimer's Association, Colorado Chapter
455 N Sherman Ste. 500, Denver, CO 80203, US
We lead Colorado in the fight against Alzheimer's disease and related disorders by increasing the understanding of dementia and its impact on family and community, providing information and support for those affected, and promoting the advancement of research.
The Alzheimer's Association Colorado Chapter works with diagnosed individuals, families, caregivers and health care professionals to provide care and support for those who are affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. We provide a 24/7 Helpline; offer free and confidentail Care Consultations; manage 90 support groups monthly; oversee Memories in the Making art program in area nursing homes; present educational programs across the state; and assist in enrolling persons with the disease in safety programs. We offer culturally approptiate support for Latinos, African Americans and the LGBT community. Several time during the year we have fundraising events, including: The Walk to END Alzheimer's, The Longest Day, Annual Symposium, Blondes vs Brunettes.
We'll work with your schedule.
415 Peterson St.Fort Collins, CO 80524
- Teaching / Instruction
- Visual Arts
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2 hrs per week, 6 months - then you'll be hooked!
- We provide training, materials, and support from an art consultant