Learn about symptoms and treatment for dementia July 12 in Lynden

“Understanding Dementia: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment” will be the focus of a discussion at Northwest Adult Day Health and Wellness Center.

The free event is 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, in Lynden at 851 Aaron Drive.

Dr. Jody Veltkamp, a clinical neuropsychologist, will discuss the differences between forgetfulness and more serious memory problems.

The information will help professional and family caregivers gain a deeper understanding of dementia, including the different types and the ways in which they are diagnosed.

Call 360-306-3031 to RSVP.

Northwest Adult Day Health and Wellness Center provides nursing, therapeutic exercise and activities to support older adults and people with disabilities.