The Alzheimer’s Association is looking for local volunteers to facilitate family caregiver support groups in Ellensburg.

According to a news release from the organization, volunteers will receive training, ongoing support, resources and continuing education opportunities. Examples of individuals who tend to be highly qualified include working or retired social workers, nurses and other healthcare professionals, educators, clergy, counselors and former family caregivers. A commitment of at least one year is required.

Interested candidates can contact Director of Community Support Linda Whiteside at (206) 529-3875 or by email at

More information about the organization can be found at


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