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Understanding Dementia for Caregivers

A safe, comfortable place to learn about dementia and the resources and services that can help you cope with the challenges today while you plan for the future.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here.

Legal & Financial Seminars

Volunteer elder law attorneys acquaint family members with the legal and financial issues associated with planning and long term care.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here.

Medicaid Home Care Seminars

Caregivers are guided through the application process for Medicaid home care service in New York City for a person with dementia.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here.

Placing Your Relative in a Nursing Home

An overview of long-term care options, the steps involved in moving a person with dementia to a nursing home, paying for nursing home care, how to ease the transition for both the person and the caregiver, and how to successfully advocate for a nursing home resident.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here.

Monthly Educational Meeting

Meeting topics change monthly based on questions received from caregivers. Past topics have included: Partnering with Your Doctor, Activities for People with Dementia, Managing Challenging Behaviors, and Early Stage Issues.
View current featured educational meeting

Family Caregiver Workshops

A ten-hour, interactive program designed to improve the quality of life of a family caregiver and the person with dementia. Topics covered include: Understanding Dementia, Effective Communication Strategies, All Behaviors Have Meaning, Safety in the Home, Caring for the Caregiver, and Designing Strength-Based Activities.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here.

View our Family Caregiver Workshops in Spanish
Taller Interactivo para Familares de Personas con Alzheimer

Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers

A six-week, nationally recognized program that specifically aims to help direct care workers provide the highest quality of care to persons with dementia.
For detailed information, please click here

Support Group Leader Training

An opportunity for health care professionals and former caregivers to learn how to lead caregiver or early stage groups.
For detailed information and schedule, please click here

En Español

Talleres de la Asociacion.

Please call us at 800.272.3900 to register. All meetings are free of charge.


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