Keeping connected with dementia patients

Brookdale Place Wilton, 96 Danbury Road, will offer a program on “Keeping Connected Through the Holidays” with Tania Paparazzo on Thursday, Dec. 4, from 4 to 6. Ms. Paparazzo is a licensed social worker and southwestern regional director of the Alzheimer’s Association.

This presentation will provide a basic overview of dementia while exploring communication strategies and ways to minimize behavioral challenges during the holiday season. Find out how your holiday plans can be adapted to address the needs of that special family member. Dementia-friendly gift giving ideas will be provided as well.

Free admission and refreshments provided. RSVP to Christy Perone at 203-761-8999 or