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The Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter is offering its free education programs as live webinars during the COVID-19 crisis. 
Registration is required. Once you register, you will receive the link to join the webinar. To register by phone, call our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900. To register online, visit the link for the date of your selected workshop.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research
Join us to learn about the latest research providing insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age.

Tuesday, Apr. 20   2 - 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, Apr. 25   2 - 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Apr. 28   4 - 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 4   2 - 3:30 p.m.
Friday, June 25   11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Recognize common warning signs of Alzheimer’s and learn what symptoms to look for in yourself and others.

Thursday, June 3   7:30 - 9 p.m.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia 
Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. It’s a progressive and fatal brain disease and is the most common form of dementia. This workshop is for anyone who would like to know more about how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. 

Friday, Apr. 23   1 - 2:30 p.m.

Dementia Conversations
Learn tips for breaking the ice to address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care.​

Tuesday, May 11   10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, June 30   4 - 5 p.m.

Effective Communications Strategies 
Learn how to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Thursday, Apr. 29   2- 3 p.m.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior 
Learn about some of the common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, how to assess the person’s needs, and how to intervene effectively. 

Friday, Apr. 23   1 - 2:30 p.m.

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease makes planning for the future more important than ever. Learn about important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans in place, and how to access legal and financial resources near you.
No programs scheduled at this time. Please check back!​

Living with Alzheimer's:
For Caregivers

Hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective, and comfortable care throughout the course of the disease. 
No programs scheduled at this time. Please check back! 

Living with Alzheimer’s for People with Alzheimer’s
Now that you have been diagnosed, what are the things you most need to put in place to help you and your loved ones? What are strategies for care planning and support building, how do you prepare for doctor visits and where do you find support after the difficult diagnosis?
No programs scheduled at this time. Please check back!