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For more information about Alzheimer’s Association programs and services, contact the 24/7 Helpline: 800.272.3900.

Conferences and Symposiums

Collaborative Virtual Education Programs

COVID-19 and Caregiving
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
10:00 - 11:30 AM

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 
2:00 - 3:30 PM

Caring for someone living with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic adds unique challenges. This program provides simple tips caregivers can put in place whether the person living with dementia lives at home, in a residential facility or care providers are coming into the home.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 
10:00 - 11:30 AM

Alzheimer’s is not normal aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptoms, and Alzheimer’s Association resources.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
6:00 - 7:30 PM 

Provides participants with a four-step model to address behavioral aspects of dementia. The program details the model and then applies it to some of the most common behaviors associated with the disease.

10 Warning Signs
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 
10:00 - 11:30 AM 

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others. The program covers typical age-related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer’s, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis and the diagnostic process, and
Alzheimer’s Association resources.

Effective Communication Strategies 
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 
6:00 - 7:30 PM

Teaches caregivers to decode verbal and behavioral communication by someone with
dementia. Participants leave with strategies for meaningful connection with people in early, middle and late stage dementia.

Conferences and Symposiums

Virtual Caregiver Symposium
Thursday, November 12, 2020

In celebration of National Family Caregiver Month, the Alzheimer's Association Delaware Valley, Greater New Jersey and Greater Pennsylvania Chapters invite you to a free virtual symposium. This half-day program provides opportunities to: 

  • Connect with professionals 
  • Enhance caregiver skills
  • Focus on practical care issues
  • Learn new stress management techniques

Register today.

Virtual Dementia Symposium: Connecting the Community
Join the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter for a free, half-day Virtual Dementia Symposium featuring local speakers and four short presentations:

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 

This free half-day Virtual Dementia Symposium with local speakers will feature four short presentations focused on effective communication, stigma, end of life care and strategies for activities of daily living. This event is for family and professional caregivers, community providers, and seniors. Registration is required.
Register today!

We offer several educational programs for families and individuals facing Alzheimer’s, as well as community members. Click here to see a complete list of our Programs or call our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900

Program Curriculum
Penn State Extension Partnership

For more information call our 24/7 Helpline: 800.272.3900