If you have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or a related dementia, you are not alone. There are people who understand what you are going through, and help is available. Having Alzheimer's does not mean you stop taking part in life. Learn about the resources available to help you cope, remain active and plan ahead.
Click on the the education calendar link above to see which programs are currently scheduled at locations in your area.
For more information or to schedule a presentation, contact Krista Scheel, Program Director, at 414.479.8800 or 800.272.3900.
Social Engagement Opportunities
Share your stories and socialize with others who have worries about their memory.
Second Tuesday of the month at Panera Bread-Ruby Isle.
Get the details here.
Education for those with Alzheimer's
Orientation to Early Memory Loss
This free introductory program is for individuals who have been diagnosed with early Alzheimer's disease or a related memory disorder and their family and friends. Topics include beginning changes, common decisions and the first step in care.
Living with Alzheimer's Disease (for those with early stage Alzheimer's and their caregivers)
The diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? Join us for this three-part program where you will hear from others who have been where you are. We will discuss what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do as you navigate this chapter of your life.
Partnering with Your Doctor
This workshop will help those with memory loss and their caregivers improve how they work with their doctor. This workshop will help you let your doctor know of and take care of your concerns. You will learn how to prepare for doctor visits and how to log the use of medications. We will also talk about lowering your stress and how to ensure the best health care possible.