Making Legal & Financial Decisions at Valparaiso Library

By: Alzheimer's Association Last Updated: November 9, 2010

The Alzheimer's Association of Greater Indiana will host Making Life Decisions on Wednesday, November 10 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Valparaiso Public Library, 103 Jefferson Street in Valparaiso. AlzheimersAssociation

Making Legal & Financial Decisions will be presented by Elder Law Attorney, Connie Bauswell. This program will provide information about possible care options, legal and financial issues. Topics include various care options, tools to assist in health care decision planning and finances.

This free program is open to the Public. Reservations are encouraged but not required. To reserve your space or for additional information, please call the Alzheimer’s Association Helpline at 800.272.3900.

Today, approximately 5.3 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, including 120,000 Hoosiers. Every 70 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer’s disease, making Alzheimer’s disease the 6th leading cause of death. The direct and indirect costs of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia amount to more than $172 billion annually.

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world leader in Alzheimer’s research and support. Having awarded more than $265 million to nearly 1,800 research projects, the Alzheimer's Association is the largest private funder of Alzheimer research. The Association’s vision is a world without Alzheimer’s disease. For more information, please visit www.alz.org/indiana.