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Living with Alzheimer's Education Series

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia is an interactive three-part program where you will have a chance to hear from others who have been where you are. We will discuss what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do to navigate this chapter of your life.

This program will cover information for people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

Topics covered will include:
• Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss
• Partnering with your medical team
• Effective communication and telling others about the diagnosis
• Coping with changes and making decisions
• Daily strategies and safety issues
• Opportunities for supporting research
• Resources for people with early-stage Alzheimer's disease

For more information on Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Dementia, contact Yolanda Wright at ywright@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Upcoming dates and locations

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Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

This program will cover information for caregivers of people with:
• Early-stage Alzheimer’s disease
• Middle-stage Alzheimer’s disease
• Late-stage Alzheimer’s disease

Topics covered will include:
• Developing a care team
• Legal and financial planning
• Coping strategies
• Care and treatment options
• Communicating and connecting
• Maximizing independence

For more information on Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers, contact Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Upcoming dates and locations

Effective Communications Strategies
Date:
Tuesday, Nov. 15
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Concierge at Woodholme
Woodholme Gardens
1700 Woodholme Ave., Pikesville, MD 21208
Cost: Free-Registration required
To register: mailto:sqwheatman@qac.org

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Date: Thursday, Nov. 17 
Time: 6-7:00pm
Location: Serenity Enhancement Center
207 N. Liberty St. Suite C, Centreville, MD
Cost: Free - Registration required
To register: dgy@usa.com

Basics of Dementia
Date:
Wednesday, Nov. 30
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Sudlersville Senior Center
605 Foxxtown Dr., Sudlersville, MD 21668
Cost: Free-Registration required
To register: swheatman@qac.org

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Know the 10 Signs
Date:
Wednesday, Dec. 14
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library, Canton Branch
1030 S. Ellwood Ave., Baltimore, MD 21224
Cost: Free-Registration required, May have to pay for parking
To register: Call 800.272.3900

Managing the Holidays

Dates: Tuesday, Dec. 20
Time: 6 pm
Location: Concierge at Woodholme Gardens

1700 Woodholme Ave., Baltimore, MD 21208
Cost: Free - Registration required
To register: mailto:swheatman@qac/org




 

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