LAOIS ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY: Laois Alzheimer’s Society Resource Centre at 47 Main Street Portlaoise is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. There will be a Free Public Information Night on Thursday, 21st March at 7.30pm in the Resource Centre which will be presented by James McElwee from McElwee Solicitors covering issues for living with dementia: · Know your rights; · Enduring Power of Attorney; · Ward of Court; · Financial Issues. We’ll have our next Social Club on Thursday 28th March from 2pm to 4pm in Abbeyleix Hospital, Ballinakill Rd, Abbeyleix for people with Dementia and their carer’s. This is a very relaxed informal event where activities, fun and chat can be shared over a cup of tea. For any information on dementia contact Ann Munnelly on (057) 8663398 or (086) 8372168 Home-care Coordinator, 47 Main Street, Portlaoise R32 VRX8. Email: laois.branch@alzheimer.ie

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