Tully & Winkelman, P.C. to Present Special Screenings of "You Are Here"

Law Firm Joins Local Hospitals and Alzheimer’s Association Long Island in Raising Awareness of Cognitive Impairments
April 27, 2012 - PRLog -- Melville, NY — The Elder Law Office of Tully & Winkelman, P.C. will join local hospitals and the Alzheimer’s Association, Long Island Chapter in raising awareness of cognitive impairment with a presentation of the film “You Are Here.” The movie tells the story of a family dealing with one of its members suffering from cognitive impairment.

“You Are Here” will be shown on May 8 at Huntington Hospital Dolan Family Health Center, 284 Pulaski Road, Greenlawn, and on May 10 at Winthrop-University Hospital, 259 First Street, Lower Level, Mineola. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the film showing at 7 p.m. Following the film, there will be a question-and-answer session from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with elder care professionals and physicians. The film will be screened for caregivers, affected families and individuals who will be joined by professionals in a genuine community event.

Cognitive impairment may lead to dementias, including Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, approximately 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease; one in eight older Americans has Alzheimer’s, which is the sixth-leading cause of death in the U.S. By 2012, it is estimated that $200 billion will be spent for care.

Reservations and sponsorship opportunities are available, but space is limited. To sponsor a table, or to register, please contact Brian Andrew Tully, J.D., CELA, at brian@elderlaw.pro. For more information on Tully & Winkelman, call (800) 379-PLAN (7526) or (631) 424-2800 or visit www.elderlaw.pro.
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