WALKER -- Northwoods Caregivers, in partnership with the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Memory Keepers Medical Research Team, will host an upcoming conference, “Honoring Elder Wisdom: Living Well with Dementia in Native American Communities.”

This one-day conference is focused on reaching out to caregivers, all health care providers/professionals and others who want to know more about what’s happening in the Native American population across the country with regard to Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

The conference will be held at Northern Lights Events Center in Walker on Tuesday, April 2. Speakers will be on hand from Indian Health Services, UMD Memory Keepers, Canada’s First Nations and more. Registration forms, fees and vendor information can be found at www.northwoodscaregivers.org or by contacting Karen at (218) 333-8098.