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Caregiving Chronicles will present news and analysis on caregiving topics in MetroWest and around the world, in-depth Q&As with experts in fields related to caregiving and updates and announcements about caregiving resources available in MetroWest from CaregivingMetroWest.org Program Director Douglas Flynn.


By DebraMcDonagh / July 25, 2019
Thursday, August 8 from 5:30-7:00 p.m., 195 Reservoir Street, Marlborough. open to current Pleasantries families and anyone in the community interested in seeing if Pleasantries is the right choice for your loved one. RSVP required.

By Douglas Flynn / April 18, 2018
In our latest Caregiving Chronicles Q&A, we discuss the impressive rise of memory cafés in MetroWest and throughout the state and the value and benefits caregivers can get from attending these cafés. Providing insight is Tammy Pozerycki, owner of Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services in Marlborough.

By Douglas Flynn / July 8, 2016
Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services continues to offer an Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group at its Marlborough location, meeting on the second Monday of each month.

By Douglas Flynn / April 15, 2016
Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services will be offering new sessions at two memory cafes in the coming weeks. The Create A Better Day Cafe will hold its next session on Sunday, April 24 at Pleasantries in Marlborough. The Caring Cafe will hold its next session at the Sudbury Senior Center on Friday, May 6. These cafes are unique programs offering both caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or another dementia and their loved ones a chance for some respite and socialization.

By Douglas Flynn / February 17, 2016
The Create A Better Day Cafe, a unique program offering both caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or another dementia and their loved ones a chance for some respite and socialization, will hold its next session on Sunday, February 28 at Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services in Marlborough.

By Douglas Flynn / November 4, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will host another session of its Caring Cafe on Monday, November 9. All caregivers and the loved ones they are caring for are invited to attend for an enjoyable experience in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / August 14, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will host another session of its Caring Cafe on Monday, September 14. All caregivers and the loved ones they are caring for are invited to join them for an enjoyable experience in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / June 17, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will host another session of its Caring Cafe on Monday, July 13. All caregivers and the loved ones they are caring for are invited to join them for an enjoyable experience in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / June 5, 2015
The Sudbury Senior Center will host its Caring Cafe on Monday, June 8 and invites all caregivers and the loved ones they are caring for to join them for an enjoyable experience in a supportive and accepting environment.

By Douglas Flynn / May 21, 2015
The Create A Better Day Cafe, a unique program offering both caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or another dementia and their loved ones a chance for some respite and socialization, will hold its next session on May 24 at Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services in Marlborough.

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Caregiving MetroWest is a no-cost program of BayPath Elder Services, Inc. and was made possible in part by grants from the MetroWest Health Foundation.

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