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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Black History Month Program
Staying Safe: Aging in Place for Seniors
The Alzheimer's Association, the American Diabetes Association and UC Health invite you to attend a special Black History Month presentation for African-American seniors. This program will address topics such as living healthy, home safety, safe driving, wandering prevention, Medicare fraud, elder abuse, crime prevention and disaster preparedness. A "Healthy Cooking Demo and Sampling" is sponsored by Kroger.
Where: Evanston Recreation Center, 3204 Woodburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45207
Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Time: Program: 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Registration and exhibits open at 8:30 a.m.
Cost: Free, but advance registration is required.
Contact: To sign up for this program, click here for a registration form or call the Cincinnai office at 1-800-272-3900.
Alzheimer's Research Update: Working Toward a Cure for Alzheimer's
You are invited to attend a FREE community education program focusing on current advances in Alzheimer's/dementia diagnosis, care, treatment and research. A panel of physicians includes: Dr. Robert Keyes - The Christ Hospital Center for Health & Aging, Dr. Brendan Kelley - University of Cincinnati Memory Disorders Center, Dr. Bernardino Ghetti - Indiana Alzheimer Disease Center, and Dr. Gregory Jicha - University of Kentucky Alzheimer's Disease Research Center. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Derek van Amerongen, Board President - Alzheimer's Association of Greater Cincinnati.
Where: Kenwood Country Club, 6501 Kenwood Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45243
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2013
Time: Program: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free, but advance registration is required. Deadline for registration is April 1.
Contact: To sign up for this program, click here for a registration form, or call the Cincinnati office at 1-800-272-3900 or 513-721-4284.
The 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.
To schedule a community education program about the 10 warning signs, early detection and diagnosis, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900 or send an email to email@example.com.
Where: Bayley Community Wellness Center, 401 Farrell Ct., Cincinnati, OH 45233
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2013
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost & Registration: Free. No registration is required. Walk-ins are welcome!
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.
To schedule a community education program about the basics, call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.