Memory walk scheduled for Heritage Hill
Heritage Hill Senior Community in Weatherly will chair the Carbon County Alzheimer's Memory Walk for the 10th consecutive year.
This year's event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 9 at Heritage Hill.
Registration for the walk is at 9 a.m. The three-mile walk through the picturesque borough of Weatherly begins at 10 a.m. For those who cannot participate in the walk, there will be other fundraising events at Heritage Hill from 9 a.m. until noon. All proceeds go to the Alzheimer's Association.
Please show your community support by joining organizers at Heritage Hill to get a step closer to finding a cure. For more information, to sponsor a walker, or to get a team of friends together and walk for a great cause, call Lisa Marie at (570) 427-4500.
Alzheimer's is a disease that has affected over 5 million Americans and causes them to behave erratically, becoming disoriented and forgetful. The Alzheimer's Association provides vital programs that include: family caregiver training, support group assistance, Safe Return program, telephone information and referral, and professional in-service programs.