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We believe that knowledge is power and offer free education workshops online and throughout the community. Learn about the signs, symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, care strategies, and resources for  individuals impacted by Alzheimer's disease or dementia.


Know the 10 Signs
Separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer’s disease. Find out how to recognize the signs, learn the benefits of early detection, and discover resources to help.

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s
Comprehensive overview of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease that includes information on diagnosis, progression, treatment, resources and support.

Healthy Living for your Brain and Body
Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these tips into a plan for healthy aging.

Upcoming Special Programs

Know the 10 Signs: Detection Matters
Wednesday, June 27 | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence, Inc. (SADI) | 755 South Kingshighway | Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Registration is requested. Contact Lucy Brooks at 573-651-6464 ext. 1274 or
Click here to view the flyer!

Know the 10 Signs: Detection Matters
Thursday, July 26 | 5 - 6 p.m.
Jefferson City Manor | 1720 Vieth Drive | Jefferson City, MO 65109

Registration is requested. Contact
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Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Wednesday, May 23 | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
King's Way United Methodist Church | 2401 S. Lone Pine Avenue |Springfield, MO 65804

Dinner is available from 5-6 p.m. No reservation is required.
Click here to view the flyer!

 For other upcoming classes visit our Education Calendar!



Classes Offered

  • Introductory Workshops
  • Legal & Financial
  • Living with Alzheimer's
  • Effective Communication Strategies
  • ...And More!

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Bring education to your community by scheduling a workshop with one of our Community Educators. To submit a request, please click the button to the right and fill out the form.


The Alzheimer's Association recognizes that communities have varying needs and access to services. Part of our mission is to provide and enhance care and support for all affected by dementia. In order to find out each area's needs, we host Community Conversations.

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Early Memory Loss Class

The Alzheimer's Association offers a 4-part class for people with mild/early stage memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease or dementia of any other type and for their family/friends.

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Classes offered at area branches will be our three Introductory Workshops.

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The Alzheimer's Association is proud to partner with the St. Louis County Library to host educational and informative programs about Alzheimer's and memory loss.

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.