Studies have suggested that African Americans have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's Disease.
Ben Hill United Methodist Church Health and Wellness Ministry will continue its outreach focus with a second "Healthy Aging for People of Color Seminar Focusing on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia" on Saturday, September 29 at the church located at 2099 Fairburn Rd, Atlanta 30331. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by the seminar from 9 a.m. until noon. The seminar is free and open to the public.
Based on feedback and data from the prior seminar, the church family and the larger community will explore the area of Elder Care from a legal and financial perspective.
The seminar in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association of Georgia will include the following topics and speakers:
Medicaid and Public Benefit Planning with presenter Danielle Cefalu, Hurley Law Firm
Long Term Care Planning, Jennifer Taylor
Estate Planning Guardianship, Conservatorship, Probate, Wills, Trust, VA benefits, Attorney K. Collins
Advocacy Resources and Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facility, Dr. V. Clark, Mignon Morman.
Rev. Richard D. Winn Sr. is Sr. Pastor of Ben Hill United Methodist Church.
For more information on the seminar contact the church at 404 344-0618 or visit the website at www.benhill-umc.org