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Family & Community Education Programs

FAMILY AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Registration strongly suggested, as programs may be rescheduled or cancelled due to low attendance.  Please call our office at 800-272-3900 for more information. May and June programs below.

Effective Communication for Challenging Times: Alzheimer’s Disease – For Caregivers
How to connect with the person who has Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.

Upper Sandusky: Friday, May 19, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Riddlehaven Apartments, 900 Eulalia Ave., Upper Sandusky


Information about Alzheimer’s Disease and Lifestyle Prevention for a Healthy Brain

Swanton: Monday, May 22, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Swanton Senior Center, 217 Chestnut St., Swanton


Update on Alzheimer’s Disease, Related Dementias, Research and Healthy Living

Put-in-Bay:  Wednesday, May 31, 10:00 a.m.-Noon
Put-in-Bay Senior Center, 195 Concord Ave.
 

Living with Alzheimer’s: FOR PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER’S OR A RELATED DEMENTIA
This program is intended to support and educate the person who has mild memory loss from Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Discussion topics will include living with memory loss, everyday coping skills, building a support system, and hope. You may invite family or friends to attend with you. Register by calling 1-800-272-3900.

Toledo: Thursdays, June 8, 15, 22, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Alzheimer’s Association, 2500 N. Reynolds Road


The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease
If someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementia, this program can help. It will provide information on detection, causes and risk factors, disease progression, treatment, and much more. (For Families-Free, For Professionals -$15.00, 2 CE)

Toledo: Wednesday, June 14, 8-10 a.m.
Alzheimer’s Association, 2500 N Reynolds Rd.


Tips When Traveling with Someone with Memory Loss

Port Clinton: Monday, June 19, 12:00 noon-1:00 p.m.
Magruder Hospital, 615 Fulton St.


Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
This program will cover basics such as the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, the difference between normal aging and dementia, as well as tips for maintaining brain health.

Toledo: Wednesday, June 28, 12:30 noon-1:30 p.m.
Asian Resource Center, 1865 Finch St.


Sustain Your Brain
We have known for centuries that the health of the brain and body are connected; but now science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity, and social engagement.

Sandusky: Wednesday, June 28, 12:00 noon-1:00 p.m.
Firelands 55+ Luncheon Club, Sandusky Yacht Club, 529 E. Water St.


The Value of Humor: The Lighter Side of Life

Sandusky: Thursday, June 29, 12:00 noon-1:00 p.m.
The Commons of Providence, 5000 Providence Dr.

 

Please view a full listing of family and community education programs currently being offered by the Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Ohio Chapter in our latest program and services offerings. These programs are offered free of charge unless otherwise noted.

Registration is strongly suggested, as programs may be canceled due to low registration. For more information or to register for any of these programs, please call 1-800-272-3900. 

To schedule a program or start a support group in your area, please reach out to us to discuss the opportunity.


 

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