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Dorris Award for Caregiving - 2016



The annual Dorris Award for Caregiving was given this year to Barbara Parker of Amory, MS. Barbara is recognized as the best caregiver in the state.












Mary Nell Dorris and Mary Kim Smith presented at the August Alzheimer's Conference in Meridian, Ms

Mary Nell Dorris and Mary Kim Smith were presenters at the annual Ms. Dept of Mental Health's Alzheimer's Conference at the Riley Center in Meridian, Ms. The title of their presentation was "You Don't Have to Do it Alone Strategies." They identified strategies to enhance domains of well-being; talked about ways to self-care and identified resources for caregivers and professionals. Models used were from the Eden Alternative Alternative and Best Friends Approach to Alzheimer's Care. The session was educational, entertaining and humorous.





 

First Friends was a vendor at the annual Department of Mental Health's Alzheimer's Conference in August at the Riley Center in Meridian, MS.















Chess Johnson receives Dorris Award for Caregiving



The annual Dorris Award for Caregiving was given this year to Chess Johnson as the best caregiver in the state.

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