Caregivers need care, too
A program of information on Alzheimer’s disease for caregivers will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Zionsville Meadows, 675 S. Ford Road. The reigning Miss Indiana, Megan Meadors, an Alzheimer’s spokesperson, will be on hand. In addition to hearing from representatives of the Alzheimer’s Association and the Sollievo Azheimer’s Care Group, attendees will get information on stress relief, financial planning, life coaching, and adult day care. They also may receive hand massages. Refreshments and adult day care will be provided.
Call Zionsville Meadows at 873-5205 for more information.
ZPC holds coat drive for Julian Center
Zionsville Presbyterian Church is collecting gently used light jackets and winter coats for all ages, for use by families at the Julian Center, (http://www.juliancenter.org), which serves women and their children who have fled domestic violence, sexual assault, and other life crises.
ZPC will collect the coats at a truck parked near the main entrance of the church, 4775 W. 116th St., from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, and 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, March 1. Call the church at 873-6503 or visit its Web site: http://www.zpc.org.
Last call for Life Skills sign-up
Registration for the spring series of Life Skills for women classes ends Feb. 28. Classes will begin March 2 and continue through April 2 on Mondays and Thursdays. If there is sufficient enrollment, both morning and evening classes will be held. If not, classes will be in the evenings.
Evening classes will be from 6-9 p.m. at Witham Hospital and will include a box supper. Morning classes, if necessary, will be at Trinity Lutheran Church from 9 a.m. to noon with light refreshments. Classes are free, and baby-sitting is provided. Transportation may be arranged if needed.
Topics will range from assertiveness, nutrition, personal health, money management, child management, self advocacy, legal rights, coping with crisis and re-entry into the job market.