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July 2014
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July 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.

July 7

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 Public Library
319 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY


2:00-4:00pm

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

 

July 8

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.

Vincennes University
850 College Ave, Room 230, Jasper, IN

1:00pm-3:00pm

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




July 9

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.

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

10:00am-12:00pm

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

 

July 9 

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 takes place the second 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 welcomed. Designed for people in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers; please no professionals.

This program is offered in partnership with SWIRCA.

July 9

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.

Episcopal Church Home
7504 Westport Road, Louisville, KY




5:30pm-7:30pm

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

A light dinner will be provided by the sponsor.

This program is offered in partnership with Episcopal Church Home

July 10 

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.

Evansville Central Library, Room A
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Evansville, IN

5:30pm-8:30pm

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

July 14

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

Bronte Bistro
Joseph Beth Booksellers
161 Lexington Green Circle B1
Lexington, KY


3:00-5:00pm

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

July 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.

Warren County Public Library
1225 State Street, Bowling Green, KY

4:00pm-6:00pm CST

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



July 16

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.

Episcopal Church Home
7504 Westport Road, Louisville, KY


5:30pm-7:30pm

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

A light dinner will be provided by the sponsor.

This program is offered in partnership with Episcopal Church Home

July 22

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

McCracken County Public Library
555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY

12:30pm-3:30pm

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


July 23

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.

Gradd Office 
3860 U.S. Highway 60W,  Owensboro, KY


9:00am-12:00pm

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

July 23

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.

Episcopal Church Home
7504 Westport Road, Louisville, KY


5:30pm-7:30pm

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

A light dinner will be provided by the sponsor.

This program is offered in partnership with Episcopal Church Home

July 24

UK Rural Telehealth
Are you caring for a person with Alzheimer's disease or are you concerned about developing a memory problem in later life? The panel will include a Behavioral Neurologist with a speciality in dementia, a family care specialist, local representative from the Alzheimer's Association, and a research coordinator at the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging. We will be discussing any topics that you would like to cover, including aging in the home environment, planning for long-term care, understanding medications, and the latest research updates. This event is free and open to the community, but we ask that you register by July 17 by contacting Sarah Tarrant at (859)323-1331 or sarah.tarrant@uky.edu.

Time: 5:30-7:00pm (CST)
Locations:
Madisonville -
Trover Clinic Tower, 8th Floor, Mahr Room, 200 Clinic Drive

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

Murray - Murray-Calloway County Hospital, 803 Poplar Street

Paducah - Baptist Health Paducah, Meeting Room A, 2501 Kentucky Avenue

Glasgow - TJ Samson Hospital Telemedicine Conference Room (2nd Floor), 1301 N Race Street

Time: 6:30- 8:00pm (EST)
Locations:

Morehead - Center for Health Education and Research, Room 102-E, 316 W Second Street

Harzard - UK Center for Excellence in Rural Health,
Room 329, 750 Morton Boulevard

Harlan - Cafeteria Conference Room, ARH 81 Ballpark Road

 
July 28

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.

July 29

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. 

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

5:30pm-7:30pm

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




July 31

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.

Lexington Public Library
3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington, KY

2:00pm-4:00pm

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

 

July 31

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
101 NW First Street, Suite 203, Evansville, IN

5:00pm-8:00pm

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

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