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August 10, 17 & 24, 2016   ♦   Peachtree City, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease - Middle Stage

12:30pm - 2:30pm
The Gathering Place
203 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, GA 30269      
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

August 18, 2016   ♦   Dalton, GA
Alzheimer's Association Family Caregiver Workshop

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30721
Topics include - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease and Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Click here to view the flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

August 30, 2016     ♦     Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Caregiver Workshop:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

10:00am - 2:00pm
First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe
2645 Old Lafayette Road
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here to learn more and to view flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 10, 2016   ♦   Savannah, GA
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior: Learn how to respond appropriately to behaviors exhibited by a person with Alzheimer's Disease.

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Armstrong State University
11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 12, 2016   ♦   Peachtree City, GA
Docs and Desserts: Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease. Featuring Guest Speaker: Larry Tune, MD
6:30pm - 8:00 pm
Ashley Glen Senior Living and Memory Care
441 Prime Point
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 15, 2016   ♦   Atlanta, GA
Docs and Desserts: Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease.
Featuring Guest Speaker: Monica W. Parker, MD

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Arbor Terrace of Cascade
1001 Research Center Dr. SW
Atlanta, GA 30331
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 15, 2016   ♦   Athens, GA
Docs and Desserts: Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease.
Featuring Guest Speaker: William Hu, MD

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Athens Community Council on Aging (ACCA)
135 Hoyt Street
Athens, GA 30601
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 15, 2016     ♦     Cedartown, GA
Alzheimer's Café: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
Cedartown Church of God
448 West Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 18, 2016   ♦    Athens, GA
Legal and Financial: to know more about what legal and financial issues to consider and how to put plans in place.
10:30am - 12:00pm
Athens Community Council on Aging
135 Hoyt St
Athens, GA 30601
Registration is required. Please call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 20, 2016    ♦     Ringgold, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
2:00pm - 3:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email 
smitchell@nghcc.com.
September 20, 2016  ♦   Snellville, GA
Docs and Desserts: Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease. Featuring Guest Speaker: Jae Pak, MD

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Eastside Medical Center - South Campus
2160 Fountain Drive
Snellville, GA 30078
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 21, 28 & October 5    ♦    Jasper, GA
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease:
3-Part Educational Series for Persons in Early Stage & their Care Partners

11:00am - 1:00pm
Jasper United Methodist Church
85 W Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.

September 21, 28 & October 5     ♦    Jasper, GA
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease for Caregivers:
An 8-week education program by the Alzheimer’s Association for family caregivers of people with early-stage, middle-stage, & late-stage  Alzheimer’s disease.
Parts 1 - 3: Early Stage - September 21, 28 & October 5
Parts 4 - 6: Middle Stage - October 12, 19 & 26
Parts 7 & 8: Late Stage - November 2 & 9
11:00am - 1:00pm
Jasper United Methodist Church
85 W Church Street
Jasper, GA 30143
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.

September 22, 2016    ♦    Summerville, GA
Alzheimer’s Café: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
Chattooga County Library
360 Farrar Drive
Summerville, GA
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 22, 2016    ♦   Atlanta, GA
Docs and Desserts: Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease. Featuring Guest Speaker: Dr. William Hu, Neurologist

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emory Center for Neurodegenerative Disease
Peachtree Road United Methodist Church
3180 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA 30305
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 23, 2016    ♦   Atlanta, GA
Docs and Desserts:
 Join us for an informative Q & A session with a physician while enjoying an evening of refreshments and hearing the latest information on Alzheimer’s disease. Featuring Guest Speaker: Dr. William Hu, Neurologist
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Emory Center for Neurodegenerative Disease
Dogwood Forest of Dunwoody
7400 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30328
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
October 2, 2016   ♦   Grovetown, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

5:30pm - 7:00pm                                      
Grovetown United Methodist Church
206 E. Robinson Avenue
Grovetown, GA 30813
Contact Karen Auvenshine at 706.840.0187 to register.
October 14, 2016     ♦     Rome, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.
 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA 30161   
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
October 18, 2016    ♦    Ringgold, GA
Know the 10 Warning Signs: The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Join us as we separate myth from reality.

11:30am - 1:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email smitchell@nghcc.com.
October 19 & 26, 2016    ♦    Peachtree City, GA
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease For Late Stage Caregivers

12:30pm – 2:30pm
Fayette Senior Services, Inc.
The Gathering Place
203 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Click here for more information. Registration is required.
To register, call 1.800.272.3900.
October 20, 2015     ♦    Cartersville, GA 
Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease:
Learn about what legal and financial issues to consider when faced with Alzheimer's Disease and how to put plans in place. 

1:00pm - 3:30pm 
Trinity United Methodist Church
814 West Avenue
Cartersville, GA 30120    
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
November 3, 2016     ♦     Rome, GA
Caregiver Workshop: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication; Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

10:00am - 2:00pm
Mercy Care of Rome
300 Chatillon Road NE
Rome, GA 30161
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
November 15, 2016    ♦    Ringgold, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email 
smitchell@nghcc.com.

November 17, 2016    ♦    Dalton, GA
Alzheimer's Association Family Caregiver Workshop
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30721
Topics include - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior & Effective Communication.
Click here to view the flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

December 6, 2016    ♦    LaFayette, GA
Alzheimer’s Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

12:00pm - 2:00pm
LaFayette Housing Authority
Community Room
300 Oak Street - LaFayette, GA 30728
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

December 8, 2016    ♦    Calhoun, GA
Alzheimer’s Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
The Calhoun Depot
109 South King Street
Calhoun, GA 30701
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

January 13, 2017     ♦    Rome, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA 30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
April 14, 2017    ♦    Rome, GA
Effective Communication Strategies:
Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by some with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA  30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 14, 2017    ♦    Rome, GA
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior:
Learn how to respond appropriately to behaviors exhibited by a person with Alzheimer's Disease.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA  30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

 


 

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