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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

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Care Partners, Early Stage
In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, families face new questions as they adjust. What does the diagnosis mean? What kinds of plans need to be made? What resources are available to help? Join us for this 3-part series to hear practical answers to the questions that arise in the early stage. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes that come with an early-stage diagnosis.

Part I
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Attend Part I for an understanding of Alzheimer’s and the symptoms of early stage. Learn where to start, the communication skills needed, and how to cope with symptoms.

Part 2
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
10:00 - 11:00 AM 

This segment covers assembling the health care team, treatment approaches, communicating with family and friends, work-related issues, and the importance of a community care team.

Part 3
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Attendees learn about care planning, legal & financial matters, safe issues and addressing care partner concerns.

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
12:00 - 1:00 PM
 

Attend to learn the basics of Alzheimer’s and dementia. Explore what happens in a brain impacted by the disease and understand risk factors and three general disease stages. Learn about FDA-approved medications for treating symptoms, hear about the latest research, and become familiar with Alzheimer’s Association resources.


10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
6:00 - 7:00 PM

This program will help people recognize common signs of the disease. We’ll explore typical age-related changes, explain the importance of early detection and the benefits of diagnosis, and identify helpful Alzheimer’s Association resources.

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

Conferences and Symposiums


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 
8:30am-12pm

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