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March 2014
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March 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.
March 4
 

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.

Anderson County Senior Citizens Center 
160 Township Square, Lawrenceburg, KY 


4:30-5:30pm

Registration required

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

March 5 -
April 23

Early Stage Support Group Series

This eight week series is a short-term guided support group environment comprised of diagnosed persons in the early stages of the disease and their care partners. It is designed to provide support, encouragement and education to participants. The support group will provide a safe place with opportunities to discuss issues and changes related to memory loss. 

This series will meet once a week and pre-screening is required.  

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

11am-1pm 

Registration required

For more details and to register, contact Elizabeth Cook at:
(502) 451-4266

Sponsored by Sally’s Garden at Masonic Home of Louisville

March 
5
 

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.

McCracken County Public Library
555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY

 

2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals 

March
6

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.

LaRue County Cooperative Extension Office
807 Old Elizabethtown Road, Hodgenville, KY  

10-11am

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

 

March

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.

Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office
1140 Red Mile Place, Lexington, KY

 


9am-2pm

Registration required

$10 fee, lunch will be provided

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 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.

March 12

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.

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

 

1-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 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. The Memory Café will meet the second Wednesday of every month.

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.

March 13 

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
Old Post Office Place
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN
(In the building behind the Old Post Office)
 

2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals
 

March 17

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 - Northside Branch 
1733 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, KY


4-6pm

Registration required

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

March 18

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.

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


10-11:30am

Registration required

Sponsored by Green Meadows Health Care

March 18 

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.

Jennie Stuart Medical Center 
Cotthoff Learning Center 
(lower level of Doctors Pavilion)
1724 Kenton Street, Hopkinsville, KY


10am-2pm

Registration required

Lunch will be provided 

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

Sponsored by Jennie Stuart Medical Center

March 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.

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

 

1-3pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 20

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
Old Post Office Place
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN
(In the building behind the Old Post Office)


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 21

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.

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

 


9am-12pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 24

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.

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


10am-4pm

Registration required

Free lunch provided

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

In partnership with Baptist Neurology Center

March 25

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.

GRADD Office
3860 US Highway 60 W, Owensboro, KY


10am-2pm

Registration required

Designed for people with Alzheimer’s, please no professionals

Lunch sponsored by Wellington Parc

 

March 26 - May 14

Early Stage Support Group Series

This eight week series is a short-term guided support group environment comprised of diagnosed persons in the early stages of the disease and their care partners. It is designed to provide support, encouragement and education to participants. The support group will provide a safe place with opportunities to discuss issues and changes related to memory loss.

This series will meet once a week and pre-screening is required. 

Alzheimer’s Association Office
465 E. High Street, Suite 200, Lexington, KY

10:30am-12pm

Registration required

For more details and to register, contact April Stauffer at:
(859) 266-5283.

 

March 27  

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
Old Post Office Place
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN
(In the building behind the Old Post Office)


2-4pm

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 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.

*This date includes a Legal and Financial Planning Workshop with an Elder Care Attorney.

Home Instead Senior Care
2475 Scottsville Road #100, Bowling Green, KY

 

1-5pm (CT)

Registration required

$5 donation suggested

Designed for family caregivers, please no professionals

March 31 

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.

 


 

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