The Alzheimer's Association offers a variety of ongoing educational programs for individuals with the disease, their families and care partners. Our mission is to support through education non-professional caregivers and those that work professionally in a dementia specific environment.
For caregivers and others who have loved ones with Alzheimer's or other dementia, we offer the Neighbor Next Door Education Series in partnership with the Monroe County Library System. We also offer the Neighbor Next Door series in the Southern Tier.
All classes are free, but registration is requested. Transportation and in-home respite care are available with one week’s notice. To register or to learn more, call 800-272-3900 or visit alzevents.eventbrite.com.
The Alzheimer's Association is committed to helping caregivers improve their knowledge and skills, build stronger teams and deliver better care to people with dementia and their families. Our training and education programs are geared towards individuals working in both community-based and residential care settings.
Our programs and meetings have been attended by activity professionals, administrators, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers and staff trainers. Many of our programs offer CEUs.
Education Programs are held at different locations throughout the Alzheimer’s Association’s nine-county region. The programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.
Lunch–n-Learn Programs are usually held monthly at various communities of care and highlight topics of interest for professionals.
Staff education is available when mandated by a government agency.