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February 2014 Education Programs
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February 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.

Feb. 5

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.

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


10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

 

Feb. 5
 

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.

Greenup County Senior Citizens Center
1617 Ashland Road, Greenup, KY
 


11am-12pm

Registration required

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

Feb. 5
 

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.

Lexington Public Library - Beaumont Branch
3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington, KY 
 


1-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals
 

Feb. 6
 

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.

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

 

6-7:30pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals 

Feb. 7

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.

Boyle County Senior Citizens Center
569 Jean Drive, Danville, KY  


10-11am

Registration required

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

Feb. 10

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.

Hardin County Public Library
100 Jim Hardin Drive, Elizabethtown, KY


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Feb. 10 Memory Café

The Memory Café provides an informal setting for caregivers and their loved ones in the early stages of memory loss to socialize and interact with other families and professionals, while sharing old and creating new experiences. Educational materials and expertise are provided by staff from the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging and 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 in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers

Please no professionals

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

Feb. 12

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.

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

10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Feb. 12
 

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.

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


1-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals
 

Feb. 12

Memory Café

The Memory Café is a monthly social group comprised of people in the early stages of 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

Lic's Deli & Ice Cream Shoppe 
11 NW 5th Street, Evansville, IN


2-3:30pm

Registration required

Designed for people in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers

Please no professionals

Refreshments ponsored by
Southern Care

This program is offered in conjunction with SWIRCA.

Feb. 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.

Henderson County Public Library
101 S. Main Street, Henderson, KY


10am-12pm

Registration required

$15 fee for professionals

$5 donation suggested for family caregivers

Feb. 18

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers -
Late Stage

In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. Join us and hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection for the person with late stage Alzheimer’s and their families.

Pulaski County Cooperative Extension Office
28 Parkway Drive, Somerset, KY


1-3pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Feb. 19

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers -
Late Stage

In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. Join us and hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection for the person with late stage Alzheimer’s and their families.

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


10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Feb. 19

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
Old Post Office Place
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN

10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for people with Alzheimer’s, please no professionals

Feb. 19

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
465 E. High Street, Suite 200, Lexington, KY


10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for people with Alzheimer’s, please no professionals

Feb. 20

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.

Louisville Free Public Library - Main Branch
(Job Shop Classroom)
301 York Street, Louisville, KY


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Feb. 24

Memory Café

The Memory Café is a monthly social group comprised of people in the early stages of 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.

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


2-3:30pm

Registration required

Designed for people in the early stages of 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.

Feb. 26

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
Old Post Office Place
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN

10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for people with Alzheimer’s, please no professionals
 

Feb. 26

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
465 E. High Street, Suite 200, Lexington, KY

10am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for people with Alzheimer’s, please no professionals
 

Feb. 26  

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.

Carter County Senior Citizens Center
200 N. Hord Street, Grayson, KY 


10-11am

Registration required

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

Feb. 27  

Family Caregiver Workshop

This educational event is available to family and friend caregivers, bringing together experts in the field of aging and dementia to discuss various issues such as legal and financial concerns, research updates, medication and other topics of
interest to caregivers. 

Vanderburgh Public Library - Conference Room B
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Evansville, IN

10am-2pm

Registration required

$10 fee, lunch will be provided

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals 


 

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