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Alzheimer's doesn't stop and neither do we. We are here to help.

In an effort to ensure the health and safety of those we serve, our programs are being offered online and by phone – including support groups, community education programs and family care consultations.

Community Education

Visit alz.org/crf, call our Helpline at 1.800.272.3900 or contact our local Program Specialists to register for any of our virtual support groups.
Greg Woods: gwoods@alz.org, 515.206.2106
Kara Fishburn: kmfishburn@alz.org, 319.238.7641 

***All Community Educations programs are currently virtual.***

Request a new Community Education program or series for your business or organization HERE.

JULY

COVID-19 & Caregiving
Monday, July 13, 11:00 am-12:00 pm 

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
Thursday, July 9, 1:00-2:00 pm Tuesday, July 14, 3:00-4:00 pm 
Monday, July 27, 6:00-7:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Thursday, July 23, 1:00-2:30 pm Monday, July 27, 1:00-2:00 pm

Dementia Conversations
Thursday, July 9, 10:30-11:30 am
Tuesday, July 14, 10:00-11:30 am 

Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body
Thursday, July 16, 1:00-2:30 pm
Tuesday, July 21, 12:00-1:00 pm 

Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia
Friday, July 10, 12:00-1:00 pm
Wednesday, July 15, 2:00-3:00 pm
Wednesday, July 22, 1:00-2:30 pm
Thursday, July 30, 10:00-11:00am

Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behavior
Thursday, July 16, 10:00-11:00am
Tuesday, July 28, 10:00-11:00 am
Thursday, July 30, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer’s & Dementia Research
Monday, July 20, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Support Groups

Visit alz.org/crf, call our Helpline at 1.800.272.3900 or contact our local Program Specialists to register for any of our virtual support groups.
Acacia Deadrick: 712.454.5035, aadeadrick@alz.org
Megan Pedersen: 563.293.8058, mepedersen@alz.org
 
***All support groups are currently virtual. Locations listed are where support groups are normally held.***
 

JULY

1ST MONDAY
Ramsey Village—4pm
Good Samaritan/Village Hills—5:30pm
 
1ST TUESDAY
Waverly—12:30pm
Emery Place Cedar Rapids—6pm
Gloria Dei—4pm
Lutheran Church Cedar Rapids—1:30pm

1ST WEDNESDAY
Coon Rapids—3pm
 
1ST THURSDAY
Floyd Place Sergeant Bluff—1pm
Active Day Moline—3pm
Manchester—6:30pm
 
1ST FRIDAY
The Cottages at Heathstone—1:30pm
Kirkendale Public Library—1pm 
 
2ND MONDAY
Scott/Clinton County—10:30am
Osage—7pm
 
2ND TUESDAY
Senior Star Davenport—6:30pm
Mercy Cedar Rapids—5:15pm & 6:45pm
Burlington—10:30am
First Unitarian Church—12pm
Wesley Acres Chamberlain House—2pm
Hansen Place—2pm
 
2ND WEDNESDAY
St. John Vianney Bettendorf—1pm
 
2ND THURSDAY
Alzheimer’s Assoc. Office Cedar Rapids—5pm
The Life Center—5pm
Gloria Dei, Lewy Body Dementia—4pm
 
3RD TUESDAY
Crown Point Community Center—1pm
Lutheran Church Cedar Rapids—1:30pm
First Presbyterian Mt. Vernon—4pm
Sioux City—4pm
Cedar Falls—5pm
Lewy Body Dementia—6:30pm
 
3RD WEDNESDAY
Kentucky Ridge Mason City—6pm
The Bridges at Ankeny—6:30pm
 
3RD THURSDAY
JOY in the Morning—10am
CountryHouse—12pm & 6pm
Northcrest—4 pm
St. James Bettendorf—4:30pm
Evelyn K. Davis Center—6pm
 
LAST MONDAY
Bethany Council Bluffs—6:30pm
 
4TH WEDNESDAY
Oelwein—1pm
Asbury Library Dubuque—3pm
Pinicon Place—4pm
 
LAST FRIDAY
Dubuque—1pm