Alzheimer’s Association to offer free healthy living workshop

Event set for May 11 at the Peterborough Town Library

Monday, May 02, 2016 7:20PM

The Alzheimer’s Association will host a free workshop on healthy aging on May 11, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord St. 

“Healthier Living For Your Brain and Body,” will address research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement to promote a brain healthy lifestyle. The workshop will provide hands-on tools to help incorporate recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. To register or for more information, call 1-800-272-3900 or visit alz.org/MANH.

The Alzheimer’s Association, with headquarters in Watertown, has regional offices in Springfield, Raynham, and Worcester, Massachusetts, as well as Bedford.

The association provides services and programs for those with Alzheimer’s, family and professional caregivers in the form of support groups, a 24/7 Helpline, care consultation, advocacy efforts, research funding and education programs.