On Saturday, Oct. 2, residents of the Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck will join the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease at the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s—the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
While plans are moving forward to host the Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Walk in person in Gloucester, the health and safety of participants, staff and volunteers remain the top priorities, according to a release from the Alzheimer’s Association.
The Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Walk will implement safety protocols including physical distancing, masks (where required), contactless registration, hand-sanitizing stations and more. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, state and local guidelines will be adhered to ensure walk events are safe for attendees. Options will be offered to participate online and in local neighborhoods.
On walk day, participants will honor those affected by Alzheimer’s wi...
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