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June 2014
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June 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 printable registration form.

June  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.

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


1:00-3:00pm CST

Registration
required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.

June 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.

The GRADD Office
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY

1:00pm-4:00pm

Registration
required. $5 donation suggested. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals.

June 9

Memory Café
The Memory Café provides an informal setting for caregivers and their loved ones with memory problems to socialize and interact with other families and professionals, while sharing old and creating new experiences. Program provided by a partnership of the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging and the Alzheimer’s Association.

Takes place second Monday of each month. Contact Jackie at 859-257-8971 for more information and to register.

Living Arts & Science Center
362 N. Martin Luther King Boulevard,
Lexington, KY

3:00pm-5:00pm

Registration
required. Designed for people in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers; please no professionals.

This program is offered in partnership with Sanders-Brown Center on Aging

June 11

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.

Pulaski County Public Library
304 South Main Street, Somerset, KY

2:30pm-3:30pm

Registration required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.

 

June 11

Memory Cafe
The memory cafe 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 interact, find support, share concerns and celebrate without feeling embarrassed or misunderstood. It encourages friendship and acceptance.

The Memory Cafe will meet the 2nd Wednesday of every month. For more information and to register, please call 1-800-272-3900.

Alzheimer's Association Office
101 NW 1st Street, Evansville, IN

2:00pm-3:30pm

Registration required. Donations welcome. Designed for people in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers; please no professionals.

This program is offered in conjunction with SWIRCA.

June 13

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.

McCracken County Public Library
555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY

 

9:00am-12:00pm

Registration
required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.

June 13

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

Medical Center Health and Wellness
1225 State Street, Bowling Green, KY 
  

1:00pm-3:00pm

Registration required. Designed for general public; $15 fee for professionals, $5 donation suggested for family caregivers. 

June 18

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.

Vincennes University
850 College Avenue-Rm 230, Jasper, IN  


1:00pm-3:00pm

Registration
required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.

June 20

Family Caregiver Workshop
This program is specialized for family and friend caregivers, offering information about Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving. Experts specializing in aging and Alzheimer’s care will present on topics such as research updates, local care resources and the demands of caring for a person with dementia. This training is jointly presented by Baptist Health – Lexington, Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living, the UK Sanders Brown Center on Aging, and the Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

Bluegrass Area Development District
699 Perimeter Drive, Lexington, KY


9:00am-4:00pm

Registration
required. $10 fee. Lunch will be provided. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals.

June 23

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 Public Library
319 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY

2:00pm-4:00pm

Registration
Required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.


 

June 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.

PADD Office
300 Hammond Drive, Hopkinsville, KY


 

1:00pm-4:00pm

Registration required. $5 donation suggested. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals.

 

June 30

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 Public Library-Berea Branch
319 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY

2:00pm-4:00pm

Registration
required. Designed for family caregivers; please no professionals. Donations welcome.

June 30

Memory Cafe
The Memory Cafe 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.

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


2:00pm-4:00pm

Registration
required. Donations welcome. Designed for people in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers, please no professionals.

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


 

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