The Alzheimer’s Association Hudson Valley Chapter offers a variety of free educational programs to the community. To register, call 800.272.3900 or click the links below.
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
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.
Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer's and Dementia Research
In this program, you'll learn risk factors, the landscape of dementia science, and advances in clinical trials, treatments and lifestyle interventions.
Get tips for talking about difficult issues, such as when to stop driving or going to the doctor for cognitive testing.
Effective Communication Strategies
In this program, you'll learn about communication changes that can happen when a person has Alzheimer's and how to navigate them and connect during each stage of the disease.
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and how to incorporate these tips into a plan for healthy aging.
Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances
Join us to learn tips for managing someone else's finances, how to prepare for future care costs and the benefits of early planning.
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Join us to learn the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia, stages and risk factors of Alzheimer's, current treatments, and available resources.
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Learn how to understand behavior changes, identify common behavior triggers and respond to some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.
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Many programs are available anytime online on the Alzheimer’s Association training webpage.