UNCG Gerontology Program

School of Health and Human Sciences

The Smith Senior Center at 2401 Fairview St. in Greensboro offers free, confidential memory screenings November 18, 2014 from 1-4 pm.

The screenings are part of National Memory Screening Day, an annual initiative of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.
Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are available by calling the Smith Senior Center at 336-373-7564.

Memory Care Specialists from Brookdale Senior Living will administer the memory screenings and provide educational materials about memory concerns, brain health, and care-giving. The face-to-face screenings consist of a series of questions and tasks and take up to 10 minutes to administer.

For more information about National Memory Screening Day, call the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America toll free at 1-866-232-8484 or the Smith Senior Center at 336-373-7564.