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District One receives comfort kits

 

May 9, 2019

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NWDSS (Meghan Shroeder, UW Masters of Social Work Intern) along with Dane County Aging and Disability Resource Center donated comfort kits and a fidget blanket to District One EMS and Police Departments at Coffee With A Cop on April 11, 2019. These items can be given to someone with Dementia and or Alzheimer's. Dementia research has found that giving a person in crisis something to fidget with is calming. Pictured Left to Right, Officer James Kartman, Jim Wick, Officer Michelle Viney and Meghan Shroeder.



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