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January 2014 Education Programs
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January 2014

Registration is required for all classes and seminars.
To register by e-mail, click on this link: infoky-in@alz.org.
To register by phone, call 1-800-272-3900.
To register by USPS Mail, print and fill out this registration form.
Click here for prinatble registration form.

Jan. 
8

Memory Café

The Memory Café is a monthly social group comprised of people with memory loss and their loved one(s). Its mission is to provide a safe, comfortable, engaging environment where people with memory loss and their care partners can laugh, learn and remain socially engaged with others traveling the same journey. It is a time and place where people can interact, find support, share concerns and celebrate without feeling embarrassed or misunderstood. It encourages friendship and acceptance

For more information and to register, call
1-800-272-3900

Alzheimer’s Association Office
Old Post Office Place, Suite 203
101 NW First Street, Evansville, IN


2-3:30pm

Registration required

Designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers

Please no professionals

Refreshments
provided by 
Southern Care 


This program is offered in conjunction with SWIRCA.

Jan. 
13

 
Memory Café

The Memory Café provides and informal setting for caregivers and their loved ones with memory problems to socialize and interact with other families and professionals while sharing and creating old and new experiences. Educational materials and expertise are provided by staff from the Sanders-Brown center on Aging & Alzheimer’s Disease Center and the Alzheimer’s Association. Takes place second Monday of each month.

Living Arts & Sciences Center
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY

 

3-5pm

Registration required

Designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers

Please no professionals

Contact Jackie
at (859) 257-8971 to register or for more information.

 

Jan. 
13

 

The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Lexington Public Library - Eagle Creek Branch
101 N. Eagle Creek Drive, Lexington, KY

 


4-6pm

Registration required

Sponsored by a grant from the Margaret T. Stoeckinger
Foundation of Lexington, KY

Jan. 
14

Communicating and Relating
with Persons with Dementia

This program discusses the behavioral changes experienced by persons with Alzheimer’s or other dementias and how caregivers can deal with these changes, exploring ways to connect with and care for their loved one. 

Green Meadows Health Care Center
310 Boxwood Run Road, Mt. Washington, KY  

10:30-11:30am

Registration required

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Jan. 
14

Living with Alzheimer's:
For People with Alzheimer's (Part I)

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? Join us and have a chance to hear from others who have been where you are discussing what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do to develop and work with your care team.

Alzheimer’s Association Office
Kaden Tower, Suite 401
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, KY

2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for the general public 

Jan. 
15  
The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Woodford County Senior Citizens Center
285 Beasley Drive, Versailles, KY

 

10-11am 

Registration required

Sponsored by a grant from the Margaret T. Stoeckinger
Foundation of Lexington, KY

 
Jan. 
15 
 

Know the 10 Signs

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.

Hopkins County Madisonville Public Library 
455 Madison Square Drive, Madisonville, KY  

10am-12pm

Registration required

$15 fee for professionals

$5 donation suggested for family caregivers 

Jan. 
15 
  

Know the 10 Signs

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.

Hardin County Public Library  
800 South Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff, KY 

1-3pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for the general public

Jan. 
15 
 
Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers -
Early Stage

In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, families face new questions as they adjust. What does the diagnosis mean? What kinds of plans need to be made? What resources are available to help? Join us and hear practical answers to the questions that arise in the early stage. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes that come with an early stage diagnosis.

Lexington Public Library - Tates Creek Branch
3628 Walden Drive, Lexington, KY
 

1-4pm 

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals  

Jan. 
16
The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Alzheimer’s Association Office
Old Post Office Place, Suite 203
101 NW First Street, Evansville, IN


10am-12pm

Registration required

$15 fee for professionals

$5 donation suggested for family caregivers 

Jan. 
16 
The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Franklin County Senior Activity Center
202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort, KY


10:15-11:15am 

Registration required

Sponsored by a grant from the Margaret T. Stoeckinger
Foundation of Lexington, KY

Jan. 
16
 

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers -
Early Stage

In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, families face new questions as they adjust. What does the diagnosis mean? What kinds of plans need to be made? What resources are available to help? Join us and hear practical answers to the questions that arise in the early stage. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes that come with an early stage diagnosis.

Madison County Cooperative Extension Office
230 Duncannon Lance, Richmond, KY

1-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Jan.
21

Living with Alzheimer's:
For People with Alzheimer's (Part II)

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? Join us and have a chance to hear from others who have been where you are discussing what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do to develop and work with your care team.

Alzheimer’s Association Office
Kaden Tower, Suite 401
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, KY


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for the general public 


 

Jan.
22

Know the 10 Signs

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.

Jessamine County Cooperative Extension Office
95 Park Drive, Nicholasville, KY


1-2pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for the general public

Jan.
22

Legal and Financial Planning

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, the time for legal and financial planning is now. This workshop is for anyone who would like to know more about what legal and financial issues to consider and how to
put plans in place.

PADD Office
300 Hammond Drive, Hopkinsville, KY 


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Jan.
22
  
Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers -
Middle Stage

In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on caregivers. Join us and hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s.

Pulaski County Public Library 
304 S. Main Street, Somerset, KY

 

4-6pm 

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

 
Jan.
23

The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more

Scott County Senior Citizens Center
800 Cincinnati Pike, Georgetown, KY


10-11am

Registration required

Sponsored by a grant from the Margaret T. Stoeckinger
Foundation of Lexington, KY.

Jan.
23 
Legal and Financial Planning

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, the time for legal and financial planning is now. This workshop is for anyone who would like to know more about what legal and financial issues to consider and how to
put plans in place.

Bullitt County Public Library / Ridgeway Memorial
127 North Walnut Street, Shepherdsville, KY


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals. 

Jan.
23 
 

UK Telehealth 

Join us for this quarterly event that is dedicated to bringing dementia care education to various rural sites in the state of Kentucky. Through two-way videoconferencing, participants will be able to hear from experts in various fields and ask questions about the topic. The title for this quarter’s program is: TBD.

Harlan – Harlan ARH Hospital, 2nd Floor Cafeteria Conference Room, 81 Ballpark Road

Hazard – UK Center for Excellence in Rural Health, Room 329, 750 Morton Boulevard

Morehead – SCR Center for Health Education and Research, Suite 202, 316 W. 2nd Street

Pikeville – Pikeville Medical Center,
Medical Library, 911 S. Bypass Road

West Liberty – Morgan County ARH Hospital,
476 Liberty Road

Hopkinsville - Pennyrile Area Development District, Executive Board Room, 300 Hammond Drive

Murray - Murray-Calloway County Hospital,
Educational Services Building, 803 Poplar Street

Tompkinsville - Monroe County Medical Center, Conference/Education Room, 529 Capp Harlan Road

Other possible locations may include:
 
Glasgow - TJ Samson Community Hospital,
2nd Floor Telemedicine Conference Room,
1301 N. Race Street, Glasgow, KY
 
Madisonville - Trover Clinic, Clinic Tower, 8th Floor, Mahr Room, 200 Clinic Drive, Madisonville, KY
 
Owensboro - Owensboro Medical Health System, 3rd Floor, UofL Room B, 811 E. Parrish Avenue, Owensboro, KY

6:30-8pm (EST)5:30-7pm (CST)

Registration required by 1/16 
 
Contact Sarah Tarrant at
(859) 323-1331
to register or for more information.
 

Jan. 24

The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more

Alzheimer’s Association Office
Kaden Tower, Suite 401
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Louisville, KY 
 


1-3pm

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers

Jan.
27

Memory Café

The Memory Café is a monthly social group comprised of people with memory loss and their loved one(s). Its mission is to provide a safe, comfortable, engaging environment where people with memory loss and their care partners can laugh, learn and remain socially engaged with others traveling the same journey. It is a time and place where people can interact, find support, share concerns and celebrate without feeling
embarrassed or misunderstood. It encourages friendship and acceptance.

The Memory Café will meet the last Monday of every month at 2pm.

Alzheimer’s Association Office
6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY


2-3:30pm

Registration required

Designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers

Please no professionals

This program is offered in conjunction with the UofL Nursing Research Program.

For more information and to register, call
1-800-272-3900.

Jan.
30
 
The Basics

If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more

Nelson County Public Library 
201 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown, KY 

5:30-7:30pm

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers

 


 

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