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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.


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

Tuesday,
March 14, 2017
7:00pm-8:30pm

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

Fords Branch Library
211 Ford Avenue
Fords,
NJ 08863

DCMI_17MAR14

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

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

CareOne at Holmdel
188 Highway 34
Holmdel,
NJ 07733

MLTBMO_17MAR21

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

Thursday,
March 23, 2017
2:00pm-3:30pm

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

Henry Inman
Branch Library
607 Inman Avenue
Colonia,
NJ 07067

MLTBMI_17MAR23

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

Thursday,
April 6, 2017
7:00pm-8:30pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Iselin Library
1081 Green Street
Iselin,
NJ 08830

COMMI_17APR06

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

Thursday,
April 20, 2017
6:00pm-7:30pm

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

Christian Health
Care Center
Adult Day Services
of Wayne
2000 Siena Village
Wayne, NJ 07470

CONVPS_17APR20

Friday,
April 21, 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Morganville United Methodist Church
215 Conover Road
Morganville,
NJ 07751

KTTSMO_17APR21

Wednesday,
April 26, 2017
6:30pm-8:00pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Cranbury Library
23 N. Main Street
Cranbury,
NJ 08512

HHMI_17APR26

Saturday,
April 29, 2017
11:00am-12:30pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Arden Courts
18 Eden Lane
Whippany,
NJ 07981

COMMR_17APR29

Thursday,
May 4, 2017
6:00pm – 7:30pm

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

Brandywine Pennington
143 West Franklin Avenue
Pendleton,
NJ 08534

DCME_17MAY04

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

Wednesday,
May 17, 2017
6:30pm – 8:00pm

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

Ocean County Library
Lacey Branch
10 East Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

MLTBOC_17MAY17

Wednesday,
May 24, 2017
7:00pm – 8:30pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Middletown Library
55 New Monmouth Road
Middletown,
NJ 07748

HHMO_17MAY24

Wednesday,
May 30, 2017
6:30pm – 7:30pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Point Pleasant Beach Library
710 McLean Avenue
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742

COMOC_17MAY30

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,
June 28, 2017
6:30pm – 8:00pm

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

Upper Shores Library
112 Jersey City Avenue
Lavallette,
NJ 08735

MLTBOC_17JUNE28

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:00pm –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

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
2:00pm– 3:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Johnson Public Library
214 Main Street
(GPS: 275 Moore St)
Hackensack,
NJ 07601

KTTSBR_17NOV08

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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