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Caregiver Resilience
Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease is often accompanied by frustration and depression. This program addresses ways to manage care and cope.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. 
Bank Midwest, Community Room
219 S. Main Street, Rock Port, MO


Family Series
A 6-session course focusing on some of the most common topics around caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. Individuals are welcome to come for whichever topics are of concern.
Session I – What can I expect?
Session II – I don’t need any help
Session III – He just sits around all day
Session IV – Is she on too many medications?
Session V – I can’t do this anymore
Session VI – I should, I ought, I have to…

Thursdays from October 2, 2014 to November 6, 2014
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Topeka and Shawnee County Library
1515 SW 10th Avenue, Topeka, KS

Every 1st Friday from October 2014 to March 2015
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Buck Run Community Center, 735 Scott Avenue, Fort Scott, KS


Finding Purpose in Advocacy
Using your experience to become a strong advocate for good public policy at a local, state and federal level.

Thursday, December 4, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Alzheimer's Association Education Center
3856 W. 75th Street

Thursday, February 5, 2015
6 – 8 p.m.
Alzheimer's Association Education Center
3856 W. 75th Street


Let’s Talk About Dementia
Una Plática Acera de Alzheimer
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and helpful caregiver tips relating to communication, behaviors, and feelings.

Este programa provee información sobre la detección, las causas y los factores de riesgo, las etapas de la enfermedad, los tratamientos, y consejos útiles para los cuidadores con respecto a la comunicación, comportamientos, y sentimientos.

Thursday, November 13, 2014; 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (English Only)
Pawnee Mental Health Center Community Room
210 W. 21st Street, Concordia, KS

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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.