Alzheimer’s Association Delivers Virtual Theatre Program

The Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter is now offering statewide “Theatre Thursdays”, a virtual theatre program developed for people with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Early Stage Alzheimer’s or dementia.

This free six-week course is designed to provide entertaining and therapeutic social engagement for persons living with early stage dementia or MCI and their care partners. Denise Arribas, a professional actor in the Atlanta area, will use improvisational, theatre and storytelling techniques in an innovative approach to provide education and to engage participants socially.

In response to the COVID-19 recommendations, the Alzheimer’s Association will be offering this program virtually. To learn more or to register, please call 800-272- 3900 or email Mary Caldwell at mlcaldwell@alz.org.

In addition to the virtual theatre classes, Alzheimer’s Association offers other virtual education, programs and support groups throughout the state. To learn more, visit alz.org/Georgia.

For more information, call 1-800-272-3900.

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