Home | News | Events | Press | Contact  

About UseNewsletterMessage BoardsAction CenterAdvocateWalk to End Alzheimer’sShopDonate

Find your chapter:

search by state

In My Community

Weekly e-news

We will not share your information.

Calendar of Education Programs
Text Size controlsNormal font sizeMedium font sizeLarge font size

In order to help those confronting Alzheimer's disease or related form of dementia, the Alzheimer's Association regularly offers education programs on a variety of topics. Unless otherwise noted, all programs are free. Donations to help cover the chapter’s cost of providing programs are gladly accepted. Registration is appreciated See instructions listed below or call 1-800-272-3900.

Education Calendar

March 23
10 am to noon

Bedford

Memory Loss: What's Normal and What's Not


Bedford Senior Center
2817 R.D. Hurt Parkway
Bedford 76021

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Judy Budlong at 817-336-4949

March 24
10:30 am to noon

Waco

Identifying Needs and Developing Appropriate Responses for Moderate Stage Dementia


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

March 26
8:15 am to 4:30 pm

Fort Worth

2015 Spring Symposium: Dementia from All Sides. More


Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary
Riley Conference Center
1700 W. Fuller Ave
Fort Worth 76115

Cost for health professionals is $90 and includes CEU's for 1 discipline, including social work, nursing, assisted living administration and activities. . $50 for other professionals not needing CEU's, No charge for family caregivers. Suggested donation of $25 to cover meals and materials.
Contact: Shelly Young at 817-336-4949

March 27
2 to 3:30 pm

Fort Worth

Memories in the Making at Weatherford College
More


Marjorie Alkek Fine Arts Center
Weatherford College
225 College Park Drive
Weatherford 76086

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Lisa Buck at 817-336-4949

April 1
1 to 4 pm

North Richland Hills

Mapping the Journey (Part 1 of a 4-part series for family caregivers)
More


North Richland Hills Public Library
9015 Grand Avenue
North Richland Hills  76180

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Judy Budlong at 817-336-4949

April 8
1 to 4 pm

North Richland Hills

Mapping the Journey (Part 2 of a 4-part series for family caregivers)
More


North Richland Hills Public Library
9015 Grand Avenue
North Richland Hills  76180

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Judy Budlong at 817-336-4949

April 9
noon to 5 pm

Wichita Falls

Caregiver Seminar - Wichita Falls: Can Compassion for Myself Help Me Care for Another? more


First Assembly of God Church
3101 McNiel Avenue
Wichita Falls, TX  76309

Cost for health professionals is $40 and includes CEU's for 1 discipline, including social work, nursing, assisted living administration and activity professionals; $20 for other professionals and those not needing CEU's, No charge for family caregivers.
Contact: Patty Taylor at 940-767-8800

April 10
2 to 3:30 pm

Weatherford

Memories in the Making at Weatherford College
More


Marjorie Alkek Fine Arts Center
Weatherford College
225 College Park Drive
Weatherford 76086

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Lisa Buck at 817-336-4949

April 15
1 to 4 pm

North Richland Hills

Mapping the Journey (Part 3 of a 4-part series for family caregivers)
More


North Richland Hills Public Library
9015 Grand Avenue
North Richland Hills  76180

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Judy Budlong at 817-336-4949

April 22
1 to 4 pm

North Richland Hills

Mapping the Journey (Part 4 of a 4-part series for family caregivers)
More


North Richland Hills Public Library
9015 Grand Avenue
North Richland Hills  76180

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Judy Budlong at 817-336-4949

April 27
2 to 3:30 pm

Weatherford

Memories in the Making at Weatherford College
More


Marjorie Alkek Fine Arts Center
Weatherford College
225 College Park Drive
Weatherford 76086

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Lisa Buck at 817-336-4949

April 28
10:30 am to noon

Waco

Identifying Needs and Developing Appropriate Responses for Late Stage Dementia


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

 

May 6
2 to 3:30 pm

Decatur

The Basics: Memory Loss, Alzheimer's and Dementia


Decatur Civic Center
2010 W. US 380
Decatur 76204

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Lisa Buck at 817-336-4949

 

May 14
2 to 3:30 pm

Wichita Falls

Creative Solutions for Challenging Behaviors


Alzheimer's Association Regional Office
901 Indiana Ave.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Sue Gross at 940-767-8800

May 22
1 to 5 pm

Abilene

Caregiver Seminar - Your Best Brain Now! more


Southern Hills Church of Christ
3666 Buffalo Gap Rd.
Abilene, TX  79605

Cost for health professionals is $35 and includes CEU's for 1 discipline, including social work, nursing, assisted living administration and activities. . $20 for other professionals not needing CEU's, $10 suggested donation for family caregivers.
Contact: Karen Rampy at 325-672-2907

May 26
10:30 am to noon

Waco

Driving, Finances and Decision-Making: How to Prevent Problems and Support Desired Outcomes


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

June 11
2 to 3:30 pm

Wichita Falls

Safety in the Home


Alzheimer's Association Regional Office
901 Indiana St., Suite 350
Wichita Falls  76301

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Sue Gross at 940-767-8800

June 23
10:30 am to noon

Waco

Learning to Understand Research and Identify Chances to Be Involved


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

 

July 28
10:30 am to noon

Waco

For Caregivers: Developing Plans to Take Care of Your Future Now


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

 

August 25
10:30 am to noon

Waco

The Experience of Grief: Persons with Dementia and Caregiving


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

 

September 22
10:30 am to noon

Waco

Caregivers and Healthcare: For Better or Worse


Heart of Texas Council of Governments
1514 South New Road
Waco  76711

Cost: No charge; Registration requested
Contact: Howard Gruetzner at 254-753-7722

 


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.