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Alzheimer's Association Oregon & SW Washington Chapter

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The Oregon and SW Washington Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association is seeking volunteers who have a background in elder care, caregiving, and/or knowledge of dementia and want to provide support to people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. We are looking for a facilitator to lead a regular support group in Gresham at the Gresham Trinity Lutheran Church once a month on the f ourth Wednesday of the month from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

If you are interested in learning more about this important volunteer opportunity, please call 503-416-0203 or send an email to cmward@alz.org.

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About Alzheimer's Association Oregon & SW Washington Chapter

Location:

1650 NW Naito Pkwy, #190, Portland, OR 97209, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

The Alzheimer’s Association Oregon & SW Washington Chapter is part of the Alzheimer’s Association, the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. From its offices in Portland, Eugene, Bend and Medford, the Oregon Chapter provides education and support for people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, as well as their families and caregivers. In addition, it offers local support groups, early-stage engagement programs, community education classes and a 24/7 Helpline (800-272-3900).

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Gresham Trinity Lutheran Church507 W. Powell Blvd.,Gresham, OR 97030

(45.49745,-122.4372)
 

SKILLS

  • Life Coaching
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a month
  • complete an application, background check, conflict of interest form, and 5 hours of training

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