LAOIS ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY: Laois Alzheimer’s Society Resource Centre at 47 Main Street Portlaoise R32 VRX8 is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Our next Support Group is on Wednesday 16th October from 7.30pm unitl 9pm in Resource Centre, Portlaoise. The support groups provide an opportunity to meet others in a similar situation, to access information and practical advice in supportive environment. Free to family members affected by dementia and memory issues.
Esther Doheny is hosting a Rock and Roll Night in Lilly’s Bar in Ember Nightclub, 27th Main Street, Portlaoise on Friday 18th October from 8.30pm to 12.30pm. Admission €10, in aid of Laois Alzheimer’s Society. Music by Classic Disco with music from 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, spot prizes on the night. Tickets on sale in the Resource Centre, 47 Main Street, Portlaoise or from Esther on 089 4661541. For more information on dementia contact Ann Munnelly on (057) 8663398 or (086) 8372168 Homecare Co-ordinator, Portlaoise or to by email.