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Community Education

What: The staff of the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Cincinnati are available for presentations to community groups, civic and religious organizations, law firms, financial institutions, business groups, clubs, schools and the general public. Various topics can be presented, including an overview of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, warning signs and diagnosis of the illness, managing communication and behavioral symptoms, family caregiver issues, community resources and the programs and services of the Alzheimer's Association.
When & Where: Offered on-site at community locations upon request. Dates are subject to staff availability.
Cost: There is no charge for this program, however, donations are welcomed.
Contact: To schedule a presentation, call the main Cincinnati office at 1-800-272-3900 or send an email to jmilne@alz.org. 

2015 African American Caregiver Forum

Caring for a Family Member with Alzheimer's Disease or Dementia
What: Learn about the daily challenges faced by families who care for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia and hear how to cope. Supportive resources will be provided by exhibitors from our community partners and expert panel discussions will be held. Guest speaker will be Joya Sykes, DO from Mercy Health Physicians.
When:
 Tuesday, June 30, 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. (Registration and breakfast - 8:00 a.m.)
Where: Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency, 1740 Langdon Farm Rd., Cincinnati, OH  45237
Cost: Free but registration is requested.
Contact: To register or for more information, call the Alzheimer's Association at 800-272-3900. 
    

 

Alzheimer's Research Event

Alzheimer's Research and Clinical Trials - Pathways to Prevention and a Cure
What: Presentation by Gregory Jicha, M.D., Ph.D. and Robert Krikorian, Ph.D.
When: Tuesday, March 17, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Where: Cooper Creek Event Center, 4040 Copper Rd., Blue Ash, OH  45241
Cost: Free, but registration is required.
Contact: To register for this program contact the Alzheimer's Association, 800-272-3900 or
Click here to obtain a registration form. To register online click here.


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Know the Ten Signs: Early Detection Matters

Know the Ten SignsThe 10 Signs are a key tool in promoting recognition of common changes that may facilitate early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. Early detection is vital in providing the best opportunities for treatment, support and planning for the future.
Programs can be scheduled by request a community locations.

To schedule a community education program about the 10 warning signs, early detection and diagnosis, call Janet Milne at 1-800-272-3900 or send an email to jmilne@alz.org

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Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease: The Basics

This education program provides a general overview of needed knowledge and tools to build an understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias so that participants will know what to expect, what they should learn and what to do next. It will also provide participants with an understanding of the benefits of early detection and tools for seeking the right diagnostic tests, doctors and treatment options.
Programs can be scheduled by request at community locations.

To schedule a free community education program about the basics, call Janet Milne at 1-800-272-3900 or send an email to jmilne@alz.org            

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Various programs and services of the Alzheimer's Association are funded in part by the Ohio Department of Aging through the Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio and the Area Agency on Aging District 7, Inc.  All services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, or ancestry.


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.