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Consumer Education

The Alzheimer’s Association offers a variety of Education Programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease.  Programs available to attend in person that are currently scheduled in the Greater New Jersey area are listed below and detailed in the Calendar here.  All Educational Programs are FREE, but Registration is REQUIRED. Save your place today by calling 800.272.3900 or emailing Sharon Jarnette.  Click on the Flyer Code below for additional details.


DATE & TIME PROGRAM LOCATION FLYER CODE 

Wednesday,
February 15, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Metuchen Library
480 Middlesex Road
Metuchen,
NJ 08840

BEHMI_17FEB15

Thursday,
February 16, 2017
5:30pm-6:30pm

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

Foothills Acres Nursing Home
39E Mountain Road
Hillsborough Twp.,
NJ 08844

MLTBSO_17FEB16

Saturday,
February 18, 2017
2:00pm-3:30pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Middletown Library
55 New Monmouth Road
Middletown,
NJ 07748

COMMO_17FEB18

Wednesday,
February 22, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Jackson Library
2 Jackson Drive
Jackson,
NJ 08527

BEHOC_17FEB22

Thursday, February 23,
2017
6:00 pm –
7:30 pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Seabrook Senior Living
3000 Essex Road,
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

CONVMO_17FEB23

Tuesday,
February 28, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Sayreville Library
1050 Washington Road
Sayreville,
NJ 08859

BEHMI_17FEB28

Wednesday,
March 1, 2017
6:30pm-7:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Hightstown Library
114 Franklin Street
Hightstown,
NJ 08520

BEHME_17MAR01

Wednesday,
March 8, 2017
1:00pm-2:30pm

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

SAGE Eldercare
290 Broad Street
Summit,
NJ 07901

MLTBUN_17MAR08

Wednesday,
March 8, 2017
7:00pm-8:00pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Robbinsville Library
42 Robbinsville Allentown Road,
Robbinsville,
NJ 08691

COMME_17MAR08

Friday,
March 10, 2017
1:00 pm –
2:30 pm

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

Princeton Senior Resource Center
45 Stockton Street,
Princeton,
NJ 08540

MLTBME_17MAR10

Wednesday,
March 15, 2017
7:00pm-8:00pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Hazlet Library
251 Middle Road
Hazlet,
NJ 07730

COMMO_17MAR15

Tuesday,
March 21, 2017
7:00pm-8:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

South Brunswick Library
110 Kingston Lane
Monmouth Junction,
NJ 08852

BEHMI_17MAR21

Wednesday,
March 22, 2017
3:00pm-4:00pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Waretown Library
112 Main Street
Waretown,
NJ 08758

CONVOC_17MAR22

Tuesday,
April 4, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Lacey United Methodist Church
203 West Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

KTTSOC_17APR04

Wednesday,
April 5, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Berkeley Library
30 Station Road
Bayville,
NJ 08721

BEHOC_17APR05

Wednesday,
April 12, 2017
7:00pm-8:30pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

SAGE Eldercare
290 Broad Street
Summit,
NJ 07901

COMUN_17APR12

Tuesday,
April 18, 2017
7:00pm-8:00pm

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

Plainsboro Library
9 Van Doren Street
Plainsboro,
NJ 08536

MLTBMI_17APR18

Wednesday,
April 19, 2017
11:00am-12:00pm

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

Island Heights Library
121 Central Avenue
Island Heights,
NJ 08732

MLTB_17APR19

Wednesday,
May 10, 2017
7:00pm – 8:30pm

Living with Alzheimer’s:
For the Caregiver

SAGE Eldercare
290 Broad Street
Summit,
NJ 07901

LWAEUN_17MAY10

Monday,
June 5, 2017

Annual New Jersey Dementia Conference:
Dementia Education, Networking and Information

For Information and Sponsorship please contact  kristina.prendergast@alz.org or call 800.272.3900 today. 

The Westin
Princeton Forrestal Village,
201 Village Blvd
Princeton,
NJ 08540

This year's featured speaker is
Alireza Atri, M.D., Ph.D.,
internationally renowned cognitive neurologist, educator and neuroscientist.

Registration opens
April 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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

Pt. Pleasant Boro Branch, Ocean County Library
834 Beaver Dam Road
Pt. Pleasant,
NJ 08742

MLTBOC_17SEPT13

Program Curriculum

Many additional classes are available through the Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center online and are available 24/7.  To review the full range of topics covered in the online Center, and the topics to be presented locally, please click on the link above.


 

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