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

Thursday, July 20, 6-8 p.m.
Wednesday, August 9, 10 a.m.-12 Noon
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.

Kenton: Monday, July 31, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Hardin Crest Apartments, 900 E. Columbus 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.  

None currently scheduled.


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.

Tiffin: Tuesday, August 8, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Elmwood at The Shawhan, 54 S. Washington St.

Tiffin: Tuesday, August 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Elmwood at The Shawhan, 54 S. Washington 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.

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.


 

Alzheimer's Association

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