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The Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Chapter offers free education programs in-person and virtually. These programs provide information on topics including the signs of Alzheimer’s disease, diagnosis, communication, living with Alzheimer’s and caregiving techniques.

We also offer programs to organizations and community groups, by request. To schedule an education program for your group, please call 800.272.3900.

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. 

Dementia Conversations
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.

Introduction to Alzheimer's
Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer's; the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer's Association resources.

Living with Alzheimer's
Join us for a 3 part program that provides practical answers to the questions that arise in the early stage. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes.

Managing Money 
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.