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George Garrett and his wife Joan in their Boundary Park home. The couple has been struggling with Joan’s onset of Alzheimer’s disease. - Evan Seal / The Leader
George Garrett and his wife Joan in their Boundary Park home. The couple has been struggling with Joan’s onset of Alzheimer’s disease.
— image credit: Evan Seal / The Leader

Get walking for Alzheimer's disease.

The Investors Group Walk for Memories takes place Jan. 27 at 1 p.m. at Eaglequest Golf at Coyote Creek 7778 152 St.

Registration is at 11:30 a.m.

In this region (Surrey, Delta and White Rock), the walk honours Joan Garrett, who suffers from the disease and is being cared for by her husband George.

Start at team, volunteer, donate or sponsor today. The money you raise will support the more than 70,000 individuals and families in B.C. living with Alzheimer disease and other dementias.

For more information, call 604-541-0606 or 604-681-6530 visit http://www.alzheimerbc.org/Get-Involved/Walk-for-Memories.aspx

 

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