Elizabeth Haggerman with the Alzheimer’s Association will speak at a forum at the LifeSpan Center focusing on decoding the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. A complementary brunch will be provided by the Villas of Hollybrook Effingham. Registration opens at 9:00am and the presentation will begin at 9:30am. The program will conclude by 11:00am. It’s free and open to the public, but registration is required. Reserve your spot at 217-639-5150.