Living With Dementia

Living With Dementia 2019Hospice of the Red River Valley and Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has scheduled a series of Living with Dementia community events. The events offer practical advice, resources and stories that offer hope and guidance to those living with dementia and their caregivers. Bring your questions about living with dementia at any stage for our experts.

The events, which are free and open to the public, will be held in four locations: Detroit Lakes, Moorhead and Thief River Falls, Minn.; and Valley City, N.D.

Who should attend?
Family caregivers, professional caregivers (nurses, social workers, chaplains, clergy, physicians) and anyone who works with people who are living with dementia.

No CEs will be provided for this event.

Dates and Locations

Detroit Lakes, Minn. | Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 3-4:30 p.m.
Ecumen Community, Forest Conference Center, 1415 Madison Ave., Detroit Lakes

  • Dr. Tracie Mallberg, medical director for Hospice of the Red River Valley
  • Samantha Beauchman, licensed psychologist at Sanford Health, Detroit Lakes
  • Kendra Binger, program manager with the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota
  • Dr. Meenakshi Punj, Elder Care Clinic Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Detroit Lakes

Moorhead, Minn. | Thursday, Aug. 22 from 3-4:30 p.m.
Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N. Moorhead Minn.

  • Dr. Tracie Mallberg, medical director for Hospice of the Red River Valley
  • Dr. Lindsay Hines, neuropsychology, Sanford Health
  • Kendra Binger, program manager with the Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota

Valley City, N.D. | Tuesday, Aug. 27 from 3-4:30 p.m.
The Health Education Center, 570 Chautauqua Blvd., Valley City

  • Dr. Tracie Mallberg, medical director for Hospice of the Red River Valley
  • Beth Olson, regional care consultant with Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota

Thief River Falls, Minn. | Thursday, Aug. 29 from 1-2:30 p.m.
Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1300 East Nora St., Thief River Falls

  • Dr. Tracie Mallberg, medical director for Hospice of the Red River Valley

For more information, call (800) 237-4629.