World Alzheimer Day

Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River client services co-ordinator Mary O’Connor, centre, along with Bev Sisco, left, and Grace Pawloski, were at the Fort Frances Community Clinic this morning to drop off hand-made blue ribbons to mark World Alzheimer’s Day. The ribbons were made by Noreen Melville, Nancy Lockman and Nyla Henry and are available at the clinic, the Fort Frances Senior Centre and Betty’s. O’Connor said both Betty’s and the clinic are working with the Society to help spread awareness of Alzheimer disease and dementia.

–Ken Kellar photo