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For People with Alzheimer's

For Caregivers

 

 

Living with Alzheimer’s for people with Alzheimer’s 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 Alzheimer’s, contact Yolanda Wright at 410.561.9099, ext. 208 or mailto:ylocklear@alz.org.

Upcoming dates and locations

Check this page for future dates.


 

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 Sample at 410.561.9099, ext. 222 or jsample@alz.org.

Upcoming dates and locations


Each Monday from Sept. 30 to Nov. 18
Attend all or any of these weekly seminars
Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Location: Alzheimer's Association Greater Maryland Chapter
1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093 
Time: 7-8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: Junnell Sample, 410.561.9099, ext. 222, or jsample@alz.org
Register online

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Early Stage
series on Thursday, March 20, 27 and April 3
Middle Stage series on Thursday, April 24, May 1 and 8
Late Stage series on Thursday June 12 and 19
Attend all or any of these weekly seminars
Location: Lakeside Assisted Living at Mallard Landing
1109 S. Schumaker Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804
Time: 5:30-7 p.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: Amy Schine, 410.749.4940 or amys@geried.com
Register online 

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Early Stage
series on Monday, March 31, April 7 and 14
Middle Stage series on Monday, May 5, 12 and 19
Late Stage on Monday, June 2 ad 9
Attend all or any of these weekly seminars
Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Location: Heartfields at Easton
700 Port Street, Easton, MD 21601
Time: 5-6:30 p.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: Jennifer Fitzpatrick, 443.416.7710, jen@jenerationshealth.com
Register online


 


 

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