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Family & Community Education Programs

Registration is strongly suggested, as programs may be rescheduled or cancelled due to low attendance.  Please call our office at 800-272-3900 to register or for more information.  Specific programs below.


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, October 12, 19 and 26,  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Alzheimer’s Association, 2508 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)

Findlay: Friday, September 8, 10:00-10:30 am
50 North, 339 E. Melrose St.

Findlay: Wednesday, September 27, 11:00 a.m.-12 Noon
Lunch and Learn at Owens College

Toledo: All Toledo dates below are held at the Alzheimer's Association, 2508 N Reynolds Road

Tuesday, September 19, 10 a.m.-12 Noon
Thursday, October 19, 8 a.m.-10 a.m.
Wednesday, November 15, 10 a.m.-12 Noon
Wednesday, December 6, 10 a.m.-12 Noon



Effective Communication Strategies

Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer's, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Fostoria:  Friday, October 20, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Good Shepherd Home, Goal Line Café, 725 Columbus Ave.

Tiffin: Tuesday, October 17, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Autumnwood Care Center, 670 E. St. Route 18

Tiffin: Tuesday, October 17, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Autumnwood Care Center, 670 E. St. Route 18 


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:  Tuesday, September 12, 2:30 p.m.
2 Aurora Gonzalez Dr.
If you want lunch, call 419-242-1144 by Noon on September 11th.  Seniors - $2.50 donation, Non-Senior - $5.35

Fostoria:  Monday, September 18, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Independence House, 1000 Independence Ave.

Kenton:  Monday, September 25, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Hardin Crest Apartments, 900 E. Columbus St.

Toledo: Tuesday, September 26, 12:30 p.m.
J. Frank Troy Center, 545 Indiana Ave. #A 
If you want lunch, call 419-255-6206 by Noon on September 25th. Seniors - $2.50 donation, Non-Senior - $5.35

Upper Sandusky: Thursday, September 14, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Riddlehaven Apartments, 900 Eulalia Ave.

Hicksville: Thursday, October 12, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Hicksville Senior Center, 708 E High St.

Ottawa: Thursday, October 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Putnam County Library, 136 Putnam Pkwy.

Pemberville: Tuesday, October 17, 12:30 p.m.
Pemberville Area Senior Center, 220 Cedar St.
If you want lunch, call 419-287-4109 by Noon on October 16th. Seniors - $2.00 donation, Non-Senior - $5.00

Rossford: Friday, October 20, 12:30 p.m.
Rossford Senior Center, 400 Dixie Highway
If you want lunch, call 419-666-8494 by Noon on October 19th. Seniors - $2.00 donation, Non-Senior - $5.00

Toledo: Wednesday, October 25, 11:45 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
Senior Centers Inc., 2308 Jefferson Ave.
If you want lunch, call 419-242-9511 by Noon on October 24. Seniors - $2.50 donation, Non-Senior - $5.35

North Baltimore: Tuesday, November 14, 12:45 p.m.
North Baltimore Senior Center, 514 W Water St.
If you want lunch, call 419-257-3306 by Noon on November 13. Seniors - $2.00 donation, Non-Senior - $5.00


Healthy Living For Your Brain and Body
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.

Lima: Tuesday, September 6, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Luther Pines, Bldg. A, 805 S.Mumaugh Road

Findlay: Tuesday, September 5, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Kiwanis Village, 1200 Croy Drive

Findlay: Wednesday, September 6, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Blanchard House, 2000 N. Blanchard St.

Tiffin: Monday, October 23, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Allen Eiry Senior Center, 28 Hopewell Ave.

Paulding: Wednesday, October 25, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Paulding County Carnegie Library, 205 S. Main St.


Dementia Conversations
When someone is showing signs of dementia it's time to talk.  Often, conversations with family about dementia can be challenging and uncomfortable.  This workshop will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, making legal & financial plans, and more.

Fostoria:  Friday, September 15, 9:00-10:30 a.m.,
Good Shepherd Home, Goal Line Café, 725 Columbus Ave.

Tiffin: Tuesday, October 10, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Elmwood at The Shawhan, 54 S. Washington St.

Tiffin: Tuesday, October 10, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Elmwood at The Shawhan, 54 S. Washington St.

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These programs are offered free of charge unless noted otherwise.

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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