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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease

For community members and anyone who would like to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. This program is designed to provide people with the basic information that everyone needs to know about memory loss issues and what they mean for all of us.

Dementia Conversations

For adults who have a family member or close friend beginning to experience Alzheimer’s or another dementia. This program offers helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations related to dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans.

Effective Communication Strategies

For caregivers of people living with Alzheimer’s disease. Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

For individuals of any age looking for information to age as well as possible. For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science can provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age.

Know the 10 Signs

For anyone interested in learning more about the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease. The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts.

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease

For families and individuals who are dealing with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. This program will help you learn more about what legal and financial issues to consider and how to put plans in place.

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Care Partners

For caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease. Join us for this 3-part series to hear practical answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle, and late stage. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you can do to cope with the changes that come with a diagnosis.

Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Alzheimer’s

For those who are living with Alzheimer’s disease. The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. Join us for this three-part program and have a chance to hear from others who have been where you are discussing what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you need to develop and work with your care team.

Living with Alzheimer’s: For Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s

For families who are dealing with younger-onset (diagnosed under the age of 65) Alzheimer’s disease. Join us for this series of programs that provide answers to the questions that arise for people concerned about Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

Overview of Maine Chapter Programs and Services

For community members and anyone who would like to learn more about programs and services provided by the Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

For caregivers of people living with dementia that want to decipher behaviors and determine how best to respond. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

E-LEARNING WORKSHOPS

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PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS

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EARLY-STAGE SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

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