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. Please click on the link below each program or call 800.272.3900 to register and receive login instructions.
MEMORY CARE UNIVERSITY
Currently in Virginia, there are more than 150,000 people living with Alzheimer’s disease and more than 467,000 caregivers supporting them. Thousands of families have been impacted by dementia related disorders and our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
October 7 | 2 p.m.
YOU CAN’T KEEP A GOOD WOMAN DOWN: THE IMPACT OF ALZHEIMER’S ON WOMEN CAREGIVERS
October 14 | 1 p.m.
FAITH, FAMILY AND DEMENTIA
October 21 | 1 p.m.
HAVING THE TALK: TIPS FOR DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS:
HOSPICE, DRIVING AND INTIMACY
October 28 | 1 p.m.
STAYING SOCIALLY CONNECTED IN A SOCIALLY DISTANT WORLD
October 28 | Noon
PART I OF A 3-PART SERIES
Cultural Competence in Dementia Care:
DEMENTIA CARE IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY
Registration is free. Learn more about the webinar and register here
AM I MY BROTHER'S KEEPER?
Men, Stress, Dementia and Caregiving
11 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
6 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Today, men represent almost 40 percent or close to 14.5 million caregivers caring for a family member. The stress of caregiving can lead to burnout if you do not take care of yourself. Join us as we explore challenges and strategies specific to caring for someone with memory challenges, learn about the warning signs of Dementia and burnout. Get tips and hear about real life experiences from men who are caring for loved ones.
2020 CONFERENCE ON DEMENTIA
to watch the sessions
ALZHEIMER’S AND LAW ENFORCEMENT -
Understanding dementia behaviors to ensure peaceful interactions
and positive outcomes. Watch the recorded video of the event.