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No one should face Alzheimer’s alone. Register for one of our free community webinars for information and resources about Alzheimer’s and other dementias from the safety of your own home.

We are currently scheduling educational opportunities. If your organization, social club, church, corporate office, etc. is interested in one of our educational programs such as “Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body,” please contact Brooke Gill

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Tuesday, Mar. 6 | 11 a.m.

Galax Parks & Recreation 
601 South Main Street 
Galax VA 24333


Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. It’s a progressive and fatal brain disease and is the most common form of dementia. This program is for anyone who would like to know more about how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.
Lunch is provided by Senior Home Share and will be served at 11 a.m. with the program to follow.

Please pre-register before February 28. Call Galax Recreation Center to register 276.236.3218.

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Thursday, Mar. 12 | 1:30 or 6 p.m.

Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation Programs
1195 Hisey Avenue
Woodstock, VA 22664


Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. It’s a progressive and fatal brain disease and is the most common form of dementia. This program is for anyone who would like to know more about how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. Sandwiches, chips, fruits, and vegetables will be available during the presentation.
Register here or call 540.459.6777

ERA OF TREATMENT
March 14 | 6:30 p.m.

Radford Public Library
30 W Main St.
Radford, VA 24141
OR
March 19 | 2 p.m.

Moneta Smith Mountain Lake Library
13641 Moneta Rd.
Moneta, VA 24121


The Alzheimer’s Association, renowned globally for its leadership in research, is dedicated to
eradicating Alzheimer’s and all other forms of dementia. This education program invites you to delve into the latest scientific advancements in the realm of Alzheimer’s research. 

Participants will gain valuable insights into cutting-edge developments in early detection and precise diagnosis methods. Additionally, the program explores innovative treatment options and the significant role of lifestyle interventions in disease management.Engage with this program to deepen your understanding and contribute to the mission of creating a world free from Alzheimer’s and other dementias. No registration is required.

Dementia Conversations
March 19 | 5:30 p.m.

Big Island Library
1111 Schooldays Rd.
Big Island, VA 24526


Learn tips for breaking the ice to address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care. No registration is required.

Understanding Alzheimer's
Wednesday, Mar. 20 | 10 a.m.

Essig Recreation Center
295 Technology Dr.
Rocky Mount, VA 24151


Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. It’s a progressive and fatal brain disease and is the most common form of dementia. This program is for anyone who would like to know more about how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. Sandwiches, chips, fruits, and vegetables will be available during the presentation. Please call the Essig Center to register at 540.483.9238.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Thursday, Mar. 21 | Noon

Jesse Peterman Memorial Library
321 W. Main St.
Floyd, VA 24091


Gain valuable insights into understanding behaviors linked with dementia. Explore typical triggers for these behaviors and discover effective strategies to assess the individual’s requirements. Learn how to intervene in a manner that promotes their well-being and quality of life. Equip yourself with practical knowledge that empowers you to provide better care and support for those affected by dementia. Join us in this educational session and make a positive difference in the lives of others. A light lunch will be provided. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
Tuesday, Mar. 26 | Noon

Landmark Center
227 Landmark Drive Stuart, VA 24171


Don’t miss the chance to join our informative sessions, where we delve into the most recent research findings offering valuable insights on maintaining a healthy brain and body as you age. Discover effective lifestyle choices that can positively impact your cognitive and physical well-being throughout the aging process. Lunch provided. Please register by emailing lmartin@thelandmarkctr.com or call 276.694.3050

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
March 30 | 11 a.m. 


Forest Library
15583 Forest Rd.
Forest, VA 24551

Don’t miss the chance to join our informative sessions, where we delve into the most recent research findings offering valuable insights on maintaining a healthy brain and body as you age. Discover effective lifestyle choices that can positively impact your cognitive and physical well-being throughout the aging process. No registration is required.

10 Warning Signs of Dementia
Tuesday, April 23 | Noon

Landmark Center
227 Landmark Drive Stuart, VA 24171


Enhance your understanding of Alzheimer’s disease by joining us for a comprehensive session. Recognize the key warning signs that can signal its onset and learn to identify symptoms in yourself and your loved ones. Empower yourself with crucial knowledge to take proactive steps towards early detection and intervention. Together, let’s promote awareness and support a dementia-friendly community. Lunch provided. Please register by emailing lmartin@thelandmarkctr.com or call 276.694.3050​.

Managing Money: 
A Caregiver's Guide to Finances
Wednesday, April 24 | 10 a.m.

Essig Recreation Center
295 Technology Dr.
Rocky Mount, VA 24151


Learn how caregiving affects finances, identify the legal and financial documents caregivers should put in place, prepare for financial planning discussions, identify risks for financial abuse and fraud and create a backup plan for care.Learn how caregiving affects finances, identify the legal and financial documents caregivers should put in place, prepare for financial planning discussions, identify risks for financial abuse and fraud and create a backup plan for care. Please call the Essig Center to register at 540.483.9238.


The Green-Field Library, located at the home office of the Alzheimer's Association in Chicago, Illinois, is the nation's oldest and foremost library and resource center devoted to increasing knowledge about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. To access resources and information, click here.