Free caregiving course offered

CNJ staff

The New Mexico Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will host a free caregiving course in Clovis for area veterans 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 6-20 at La Casa Senior Center, 1120 Cameo St.

The course explains the signs, behaviors and pathology of Alzheimer’s disease. The course will also offer techniques for interacting with loved ones living with Alzheimer’s and tips for coping with caregiver stress.

Participants will be reimbursed for respite care and travel expenses. For more information call 575-624-1552 or visit