At Courtyard Care Center, we enjoy being involved with the city of Long Beach and the events that help in such a magnificent way
Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) October 07, 2015
Courtyard Care Center is participating in the Walk To End Alzheimer's event taking place at Rainbow Lagoon Park, 340 E. Shoreline Drive, Long Beach, CA, on Saturday, October 17, 2015.
The event will host participants from the local community and will help raise funds to gain support and raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease. There is no registration fee for the Walk, but personal donations are appreciated. Staff support from The Alzheimer’s Association will be available to help participants reach their personal fundraising goals. During the walk, t-shirts will be given to those participants who meet the required fundraising minimum.
“At Courtyard Care Center, we enjoy being involved with the city of Long Beach and the events that help in such a magnificent way,” said Karissa Kent, Activities Director. “Look for us in our bright 'Courtyard' green!”
Registration will start at 7:00 a.m. on October 17, 2015, followed by a ceremony at 8:30 a.m. The length of the walk is 3.1 miles (5 km) and will commence at 9:00 a.m. Note that there will be a $10 parking fee per vehicle in attendance. For more information about the event, contact Brian Welch | 323-930-6228 | bwelch(at)alz(dot)org
The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® mission is “to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.”
About Courtyard Care Center
Courtyard Care Center has been recognized as one of America's 2015 Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News & World Report, and is proud to participate in the event. Courtyard is a skilled nursing facility located in Long Beach, CA that provides 24-hour skilled care and rehabilitation services in a comfortable and friendly environment. For more information about Courtyard Care Center, visit their website.