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August 26

Moscow, ID

Conversations About Dementia: Tips to Help with Family Conversations

2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation - Aspen Park, 420 N. Rowe St., Moscow, ID
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.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Refreshments provided. Certificates of attendance available for professionals for $10. For more information, phone 208.666.2996..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 2

College Place, WA

Coping with the Challenging Behaviors of Dementia

1 to 3 p.m., SonBridge Community Center, 1200 SE 12th St., College Place, WA
This seminar provides tips and strategies to cope with the challenging behaviors of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. No reservations necessary; for more information phone 509.301.2632 or Joan Acres at 509.713.3390.

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 9

Moses Lake, WA

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

2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Center, 200 N. Dale Road, Moses Lake, WA
An overview of dementia, including information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, and treatment..
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Lauri at 509.764.1900 or Joan at 509.713.3390. This program is co-hosted by Summer Wood Alzheimer's Special Care Center and Lake Ridge Alzheimer's Care Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 15

Richland, WA

Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle-Stage Caregivers

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bethel Church, 600 Shockley Road, Richland, WA
This program deals with such topics as communication, personal care, behaviors, wandering and care options.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Complimentary lunch provided. For more information and to register, call 509.943.8455 or visit www.kadlec.org/knrc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 15

Coeur d'Alene, ID

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

10 a.m. to 12 noon, Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d'Alene, ID
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer's disease.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Register at the Kroc Center Front Desk or online at https://www.krocsales.org/?site=cda. For more information call 208.666.2996.

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

September 16

Spokane, WA

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

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Spokane Public Library South Hill Branch, 3324 S. Perry St., Spokane, WA
An overview of dementia, including information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, and treatment..
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Certificates of attendance available for professionals. No reservations necessary; for more information phone 509.473.3390.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 6

Richland, WA

Living with Alzheimer's: For Late-Stage Caregivers

1 to 4 p.m., Bethel Church, 600 Shockley Road, Richland, WA
This program deals with such topics as symptoms of late stage, changes in your role, communication changes, working with doctors, monitoring care, and end-of-life issues.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. For more information and to register, call 509.943.8455 or visit www.kadlec.org/knrc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 7

East Wenatchee, WA

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

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington, 50 Simon St. SE, East Wenatchee, WA
An overview of dementia, including information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, and treatment..
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information or to assure a seat, please call Diane at 509.886.0700 Ext. 225 or Joan at 509.713.3390.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 13

Liberty Lake, WA

Living with Alzheimer's: For Younger Onset Alzheimer's

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Guardian Angel Homes, 23102 E. Mission Ave., Liberty Lake, WA
Topics include developing a care team, legal and financial planning, coping strategies, care and treatment options, communicating and connecting, and maximizing independence.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. No reservations required. Certificates of attendance available for professionals for $10. For more information, phone 509.473.3390.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 21

Walla Walla, WA

Living with Alzheimer's: For Middle-Stage Caregivers

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wheatland Village, 1500 Catherine St., Walla Walla, WA
This program deals with such topics as communication, personal care, behaviors, wandering and care options.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Bring your own lunch; beverages, snacks and light desserts will be furnished. For more information or to assure a seat, phone Tamara Gordon at 509.524.4003 or Joan Acres at 509.713.3390.

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 28

Hayden, ID

Planning: The Key to a Joyous Holiday Season

2 to 4 p.m., Hayden Public Library, 8385 N. Government Way, Hayden, ID
For most families, holidays are filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter, and memories. But holidays can be filled with stress, disappointment and sadness for people with dementia and their caregivers. Learn about strategies to help make your holiday season a more joyous one.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Certificates of attendance available for professionals for $10. For more information, call 208.666.2996.

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 4

Spokane Valley, WA

Planning: The Key to a Joyous Holiday Season

4 to 6 p.m., Valley Hospital, 12606 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley, WA
For most families, holidays are filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter, and memories. But holidays can be filled with stress, disappointment and sadness for people with dementia and their caregivers. Learn about strategies to help make your holiday season a more joyous one.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Certificates of attendance available for professionals for $10. Dinner will be served. Please RSVP to 509.590.6336.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 6

Richland, WA

Planning: The Key to a Joyous Holiday Season

2 to 4 p.m., Bethel Church, 600 Shockley Road, Richland, WA
For most families, holidays are filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter, and memories. But holidays can be filled with stress, disappointment and sadness for people with dementia and their caregivers. Learn about strategies to help make your holiday season a more joyous one.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information and to register, please call 509.943.8455 or visit www.kadlec.org/knrc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 6

Coeur d'Alene, ID

Conversations About Dementia: Tips to Help with Family Conversations

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d'Alene, ID
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.
Cost: Presented without charge and open to the public. Register at the Kroc Center Front Desk or online at https://www.krocsales.org/?site=cda. For more information call 208.666.2996.


 

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