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We offer several educational programs for community members and families and individuals facing Alzheimer’s. Most of the programs described below are free of charge.

Program Descriptions
If you have any questions about our Programs as described below, please call (800) 272-3900.  We are happy to answer your questions.

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

This program is designed to provide you with the basic information everyone needs about memory loss issues. By providing general information, this program can serve as a jumping-off point for those interested in additional education programs that will explore aspects of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias on a deeper level.

Early Detection: Know the 10 Warning Signs

Early diagnosis gives people with Alzheimer’s the opportunity to make key decisions about treatment, care and planning, and the power to make choices about their own health and future. The Alzheimer’s Association has launched “Know the 10 Signs”, an early detection presentation to promote public understanding of the Alzheimer’s Association 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease. This program can increase awareness of the benefits of Alzheimer’s early detection among consumers and physicians.

Caregiver Café

You are not alone! Take a break, connect with other caregivers, have dinner, and get support. Respite care is available for loved ones.

Caregiving Tips: Communication and Behaviors

Learn how to avoid unnecessary arguments and recognize the triggers which may result in behaviors that can be difficult. This class covers successful communication skills for interacting with people with dementia, as well as how to assess and respond to behaviors.

Conversations About Dementia

This workshop will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans.

 


 

Alzheimer's Association

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.