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Education Programs

The Alzheimer's Association, Central Ohio Chapter offers educational programs for family caregivers, health care professionals and the community.

Please call 1-800-272 -3900 to register for any of the educational programs below.

Click here for the complete list of education programs

 

Franklin

2014 First Fridays Series

Topic: Legal and Financial Aspects of Dementia
Location:

Worthington United Methodist Church 600 North High Street, Worthington, OH 43085

Presenter: Louis M. Borowicz, Esq. Attorney at Law, Baxter and Borowicz Co. LPA
Date: Friday, June 6th, 2014 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Cost: $5 lunch and lecture. $10 for professional continuing education.
Respite: Attendees are encouraged to bring their loved ones living with memory loss to our respite program called “The Club.”
Please call to make a reservation as space is limited.
800-272-3900

Click here for the complete First Friday calendar

 

Alzheimer’s Women’s Association to Reach and Engage (AWARE) presents these locally produced  First Friday Caregiver videos:

 

Patient
& Resident
Rights


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plXqhGhyV8Y


 

 

Emotional
Challenges of
Caregiving

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUIbIUE8-qE


 

 

Navigating
Healthcare
System

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wVEOmiMOrs


 

 

Optimal
Aging

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOeLYbAcQtw


 


 

Creating
a Safe Home
Environment


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUWBrn6BfWc


 

 

Effects of
Exercising

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w0uDkUVeM18


 

 

The Basics

This presentation provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

Location: The Alzheimer’s Association
1379 Dublin Road., Columbus, OH 43215
Wednesday, May 21st from 9:00AM – 10:00AM

Caregiving 101 Series

This series is designed to assist families in coping with the early stage of the disease.
Topics Include:

  • Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
  • Techniques for Communication and Safety
  • Long-term Planning and Community Resources
  • Medical Issues and Hospitalizations
  • Community Resources

Location: The Alzheimer’s Association
1379 Dublin Road., Columbus, OH 43215
Wednesdays, June 4th, June 11th, June 18th & June 25th from 9:30AM - 11:30AM

Caregiving 201 Series

This series is designed to assist families in coping with the middle to late stages of the disease.
Topics Include:

  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
  • Making Difficult End of Life Decisions
  • Coping with Grief and Guilt

Location: The Alzheimer’s Association
1379 Dublin Road., Columbus, OH 43215
Tuesdays, July 8th and 15th from 3:00PM - 7:30PM

 

Delaware

Caregiving 201 Series

This series is designed to assist families in coping with the middle to late stages of the disease.
Topics Include:

  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
  • Making Difficult End of Life Decisions
  • Coping with Grief and Guilt

Location: The Inn at Olentangy Trails
36 Corduroy Rd., Delaware, OH 43015
Thursdays, July 12th and 19th from 6:00PM - 9:00PM

 

Fairfield

The Basics

This presentation provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

Location: Fairfield Medical Center
401 N. Ewing St., Lancaster, OH 43140
Wednesday, June 11th from 11:30AM – 12:30PM
 

Fayette

The Art of Caregiving

Participants will review facts about caregiving and receive tips for caregiver success, learning how to recognize and cope with strong emotions and facing the future.

Location: St. Catherine’s Manor
1771 Old Palmer Rd. NW, Washington Court House, OH 43160
Tuesday, June 10th from 2:00PM - 3:00PM

 

Hocking

Caregiving 101 Series

This presentation includes information on local community resources.

Location: Scenic Hills Senior Center
187 S. Spring St., Logan, OH 43138
Monday, June 16th from 1:00PM – 2:00PM

 

Madison

The Basics

This presentation provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

Location: Arbors at London
218 Elm St, OH 43140
Tuesday, June 17th from 2:00PM – 3:00PM

 

Marion

Conversations about Dementia

This program is designed to help caregivers talk to their families about some challenging and often uncomfortable topics about dementia.  Topics include: going to the doctor, driving, and managing legal and financial documents.

Location: Marion Senior Center
2375 Harding Highway East, Marion, OH 43302
Monday, June 9th from 10:00AM – 11:00AM

 

Pickaway

Conversations about Dementia

This program is designed to help caregivers talk to their families about some challenging and often uncomfortable topics about dementia.  Topics include: going to the doctor, driving, and managing legal and financial documents.

Location: Berger Hospital, (Community Room 1)
600 N. Pickaway St., Circleville, OH 43113
Monday, June 16th from 12:00PM – 1:00PM

Medications and Behaviors

This presentation dives into the behaviors that may be exhibited by someone with dementia, when it is safe to use medicate, and when it is important to find the root cause of behaviors.

Location: Berger Hospital, (Community Room 1)
600 N. Pickaway St., Circleville, OH 43113
Monday, June 16th from 5:00PM – 6:00PM

The Basics

This presentation provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and much more.

Location: Pickaway Senior Center
2105 Chickasaw Dr., Circleville OH 43113
Thursday, June 19th from 10:30PM – 11:30PM

 

Union

Caregiving 101 Series

This series is designed to assist families in coping with the middle to late stages of the disease.
Topics Include:

  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
  • Making Difficult End of Life Decisions
  • Coping with Grief and Guilt

Location: The Inn at Halcyon
1565 London Ave., Marysville, OH 43040
Saturday, June 7th from 9:00AM - 4:00PM

Practical Techniques for Caregivers

Participants will learn viable techniques to aid in their important role of caregiving to keep their loved one safe, healthy and successful.

Location: Gables at Green Pastures
390 Gables Drive, Marysville, OH 43040
Monday, July 7th from 6:00PM - 7:00PM




 

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