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Caregivers and family members who have loved one's with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia, professional caregivers, and those in the community, are welcome to attend any of our chapter conferences. Often times continuing education credits and contact hours are available for professionals. We also provide educational opportunities for those with early-stage dementia. All conferences are an educational opportunity and may provide the latest knowledge, research update, and discussions on a variety of topics related to dementia.

Council Bluffs - Dementia Workshop - June 6, 2017
Sioux City - Alzheimer's & Dementia Conference - June 22, 2017
Urbandale - Alzheimer's & Dementia Workshop:  Ask the Doctor - October 4, 2017 - Check back for details
Osceola - Diagnosis Dementia:  Legal & Financial Planning - October 18, 2017 - Check back for details



Alzheimer's & Dementia Southwest Iowa Workshop (Council Bluffs)

TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 2017
11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Center
714 South Main Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51503

>Download the workshop brochure here.

COST

Care partners, community or family members, those in the early stages of dementia, and Alzheimer’s Association Support Group Facilitators can attend this workshop for FREE thanks to a generous memorial gift from a local family.

TO REGISTER

Register online by clicking the REGISTER NOW button below or by calling 800.272.3900. 

*Please note that when you first register through our online system you will have to set-up an account.  This is for workshops, conferences and community education classes.

Questions?  Contact Marsha Williams at mawilliams@alz.org or 712.308.8946.

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Alzheimer's & Dementia Conference with author Jolene Brackey (Sioux City)

CREATING MOMENTS OF JOY - Interacting with people affected by dementia
THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 2017
12:30 - 8:15 p.m.
Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC)
Corporate College Building / Room B174
4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, IA 51106

>Download the conference brochure here.

COST

Healthcare Professionals - $75* - Cost includes dinner.
Care Partners & General Public - $20 - Cost includes dinner.

* .72 CEUs for nursing through provider #21, WITCC.  7.2 contact hours for other providers.  To receive continuing education credit, you must be present for the entire program.

TO REGISTER

Contact WITCC by calling 712.274.8733 ext. 1471. 

If you have questions, please contact Jeanne Steinkamp at jsteinkamp@alz.org or Ann Myers at myersa@hospicemail.com .

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