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August 3, 2015   ♦   Savannah, GA
COMMUNITY RESOURSES DISCUSSION PANEL
Alzheimer's Association: Support Group
Skidaway Island United Methodist Church
54 Diamond Causeway
Savannah, GA 31411
The Alzheimer's Association has called on community friends to do an Open Panel Discussion on Community Resources.  There will be representatives from Assisted Living, Nursing Home Admissions, Companion Service, Hospice Admissions and more. Panelists will provide a Q & A session for attendees. 

August 11, 2015   ♦   McDonough, GA 
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease 
Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts.
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Eagles Landing First Baptist Church
2400 Hwy 42 North
Rm 106, Life Center
McDonough, GA 30253
To register, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask to register for the Basics class in McDonough, GA.

August 12, 19, 26, 2015   ♦   Peachtree City, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease
Educational Series: For Persons with Early Stage Dementia (3 meetings in this series)
12:30pm – 2:30pm 
Fayette Senior Services, Inc.
203 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, GA 32069
Who should attend? Persons in the early stages of Alzheimer’s or a related dementia (mild memory loss) who are aware of their diagnosis and able to participate in small group discussions. You will have a chance to share with others who have been where you are. We will talk about coping with changes and making decisions, to live your best life.
Please note: We ask that you plan to attend all three meetings in this series.
To start the registration process, call Morgan Lanier at Fayette Senior Services, Inc. at 770.769.8430. You will then receive a follow-up call from someone at the Alzheimer’s Association who will finalize your registration.

August 13, 2015   ♦    Savannah, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease
Educational Series: For Care Partners of persons in Early Stage
3-Part Series: Part 1
11:00am - 1:00pm
Rose of Sharon Apartments
 322 E Taylor Street
Savannah, GA 31401     
*NOTE: For people with dementia in very early stage 
Call 1.800.272.3900 and mention the Savannah, GA workshop to register.
August 20, 2015    ♦    Dalton, GA
Lunch & Learn Topics vary each month: Know the Ten Signs; Healthy Habits for a Healthier You; The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
Every 3rd Thursday of each month

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30127
There is no fee and no registration. For questions, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Debby in the Dalton office. *NOTE: Bring your own lunch - it is not being provided.
August 20, 2015   ♦    Savannah, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease
Educational Series: For Care Partners of persons in Early Stage
3-Part Series: Part 2
11:00am - 1:00pm
Rose of Sharon Apartments
322 E Taylor Street
Savannah, GA 31401     
*NOTE: For people with dementia in very early stage 
Call 1.800.272.3900 and mention the Savannah, GA workshop to register.
August 20, 2015    ♦    Peachtree City, GA
Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease

2:00pm - 4:00pm and 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Loft at Due South
305 Clover Reach
Peachtree City, GA 30269
To RSVP, call Erica at 770.229.5729. Click here to view flyer and for more information.
August 27, 2015    ♦   Cedartown, GA
Mid-Day Café: A family caregiver lunch & learn

Topic - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
11:00am-2:00pm
Cedartown Church of God
448 West Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125
The program is free for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Registration is required. To register, please call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Rebekah Davis.
Click here for more information.
August 27, 2015   ♦    Savannah, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease
Educational Series: For Care Partners of persons in Early Stage
3-Part Series: Part 3
11:00am - 1:00pm
Rose of Sharon Apartments
 322 E Taylor Street
Savannah, GA 31401     
*NOTE: For people with dementia in very early stage 
Call 1.800.272.3900 and mention the Savannah, GA workshop to register.
September 17, 2015    ♦    Dalton, GA
Lunch & Learn Topics vary each month: Know the Ten Signs; Healthy Habits for a Healthier You; The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
Every 3rd Thursday of each month

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30127
There is no fee and no registration. For questions, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Debby in the Dalton office. *NOTE: Bring your own lunch - it is not being provided.
September 22, 2015    ♦     Ft. Oglethorpe, GA
Family Caregiver Workshop
Topics - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease; Effective Communication Strategies; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

10:00am - 2:00pm
First Baptist Church of Ft Oglethorpe
2645 LaFayette Road
Ft Oglethorpe, GA 30742 
      
Free for caregivers of a loved one with dementia.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 and ask for the Dalton office to register. Click here to view flyer and to learn more.
October 8, 2015     ♦     Hiawassee, GA
Family Caregiver Workshop

Topics - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease; Effective Communication Strategies; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior; Legal & Financial Planner
10:00am - 3:00pm
McConnelll Memorial Baptist Church
84 Church Street
Hiawassee, GA 30546
Free for caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 and ask for the Dalton office to register. Click here to view flyer and to learn more.
October 15, 2015    ♦    Dalton, GA
Lunch & Learn Topics vary each month: Know the Ten Signs; Healthy Habits for a Healthier You; The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
Every 3rd Thursday of each month

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30127
There is no fee and no registration. For questions, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Debby in the Dalton office. *NOTE: Bring your own lunch - it is not being provided.
October 29, 2015    ♦    Summerville, GA
Mid-Day Café: A family caregiver lunch & learn
11:00am - 1:00pm
Chattooga County Library
360 Farrar Drive
Summerville, GA 30747  
The program is free for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Registration is required. To register, please call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Rebekah Davis.
Click here for more information.
November 12, 2015    ♦    Blue Ridge, GA
Mid-Day Café: A family caregiver lunch & learn

11:00am - 1:00pm
Southern Charm
224 West Main Street
Blue Ridge, GA 30513                
The program is free for family caregivers of a loved on with dementia. Lunch is provided. Registration is required. To register, please call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Rebekah Davis.
Click here for more information.
November 17, 2015    ♦    Doraville, GA
Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters
Attend this interactive workshop where we will separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer’s in America.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Doraville Library
3748 Central Ave.
Doraville, GA 30340
Click here to learn more.
November 19, 2015    ♦    Dalton, GA
Lunch & Learn Topics vary each month: Know the Ten Signs; Healthy Habits for a Healthier You; The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
Every 3rd Thursday of each month

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30127
There is no fee and no registration. For questions, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Debby in the Dalton office. *NOTE: Bring your own lunch - it is not being provided.
December 9, 2015   ♦   Chatsworth, GA
Mid-Day Café: A family caregiver lunch & learn

11:00am - 1:00pm   
Little Rome Restaurant
1201 North 3rd Avenue
Chatsworth, GA 30705 
The program is free for family caregivers of a loved on with dementia. Lunch is provided. Registration is required. To register, please call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Rebekah Davis.
December 17, 2015    ♦    Dalton, GA
Lunch & Learn Topics vary each month: Know the Ten Signs; Healthy Habits for a Healthier You; The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease
Every 3rd Thursday of each month

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30127
There is no fee and no registration. For questions, call 1.800.272.3900 and ask for Debby in the Dalton office. *NOTE: Bring your own lunch - it is not being provided.

 


 

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