November 16: Beth Soltzberg, Memory Cafes

6:00-8:00pm
MIT Sloan School of Management, 3rd Floor (Room 350)
Please note we have a new parking location at the Tang Building (2 Amherst St).

Join us as we hear from Beth Soltzberg, Director of the Alzheimer’s/Related Disorders Family Support Program at Jewish Family and Children’s Service. Beth’s presentation will demonstrate how memory cafés across Massachusetts are helping individuals living with dementia and their care partners to make new social connections, revitalize their time together, and restore a sense of self-efficacy. Beth will also discuss how memory cafés fit within the broader dementia friendly community movement.

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October 19: Harriet Warshaw, The Conversation Project

6:00-8:00pm
MIT Sloan School of Management, 3rd Floor (Room 350)
Please note we have a new parking location at the Tang Building (2 Amherst St).

Join us as we hear from Harriet Warshaw, director of The Conversation Project, and her colleague Zack Rubin. The Conversation Project, which began in 2010, helps people think about and discuss their end-of-life wishes. Come learn about how The Conversation Project started, how it works, and how you can join them in helping people have these difficult decisions.