Safety Resource Fair to be Offered Virtually by Alzheimer’s Association Western New York

Safety Resource Fair to be Offered Virtually by Alzheimer’s Association Western New York

BUFFALO, NY (August 18, 2021) – The Alzheimer’s Association® Western New York Chapter is planning an online Safety Resource Fair to address security concerns, including preventing wandering by individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia.

The virtual program will take place from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 26, 2021 using a digital platform that can be accessed via laptop, tablet or smartphone. It will provide information for caregivers, family members, those living with the disease, professionals and the general public to collect information and enroll in various programs and services related to wandering prevention and general safety preparedness.

Among topics:

* MedicAlert + Wandering Support

* ECMC Driver Evaluation Program

* Alzheimer’s Association WNY

There will also be time for Q&A with representatives from those programs.

Pre-registration is required to get the link to access the live, online presentation by visiting or by calling 800.272.3900. Those unfamiliar with online conferences can request a brief one-on-one training session from the WNY Staff by calling 716.626.0600 extension 313.

About the Alzheimer’s Association The Alzheimer’s Association leads the way to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.

About the Western New York Chapter The local Chapter provides programs, services and other resources for those living with dementia, their care partners, healthcare professionals and others across eight counties: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming. You can learn more by calling (716) 626-0600 during traditional business hours, or 24/7 at 800-272-3900 or

Panorama Hispano is the regional news and information newspaper for Hispanic and other diverse communities.

US Hispanics are now the largest ethnic minority in the United States numbering 54.2 million as of July 2014. Serving: Buffalo, Rochester, Fredonia, Niagara Falls, NY and Erie, PA. Outside our Market area: Visit our affiliate at:

Contact us:

Featured News

Jun 22, 2024
Con la mira puesta en los pesos pesados, EEUU abre su campaña contra Bolivia

ARLINGTON, Texas, EE.UU. (AP) — ¿Cuándo Estados Unidos tumbará a una selección de alto calado en un gran torneo de […]

Read More
Jun 20, 2024
Climate change made killer heat wave in Mexico, Southwest US even warmer and 35 times more likely

WASHINGTON (AP) — Human-caused climate change dialed up the thermostat and turbocharged the odds of this month’s killer heat that has been baking […]

Read More
Jun 14, 2024
US diplomat warns of great consequences for migrants at border who don’t choose legal pathways

MEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Ken Salazar warned Thursday that migrants who do not opt for a legal pathway […]

Read More

popular categories

Featured (5,084)
Mundo Latino (2,014)
Locales / Regional (1,105)
Buffalo (2,044)
Dunkirk (1,611)
Rochester (1,590)
PA (1,191)
Negocios / Tecnología (986)
Tecnología y Science (202)
Salud (555)
Deportes (839)
Entretenimiento (753)
Extras (417)
Movies (211)
Viajes, Vida y Estilo (680)
Copyright © 2024 Panorama Hispano News. All Rights Reserved.
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram