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Consumer Education

The Alzheimer’s Association offers a variety of Education Programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease.  Programs available to attend in person that are currently scheduled in the Greater New Jersey area are listed below and detailed in the Calendar here.  All Educational Programs are FREE, but Registration is REQUIRED. Save your place today by calling 800.272.3900 or emailing Sharon Jarnette.  Click on the Flyer Code below for additional details.

As part of our continuing Education efforts, we are looking for volunteers to become Support Group Facilitators to lead the expansion of awareness in all our communities.  Support Group Facilitator Training sessions are being scheduled and dates, times and locations can be viewed here.   Please email Nicolette Vasco or call her at 800.272.3900 to Register or with questions.

Wednesday,
February 21, 2018
11:00 am –
12:00 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Inglemoor Center
333 Grand Avenue
Englewood,
NJ 07631

HHBE_18FEB21

Wednesday,
February 21,
2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Lacey Library
10 E. Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

HHOC_18FEB21

Thursday,
February 22,
2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Waretown Library
112 Main Street,
Waretown,
NJ 08758

HHOC_18FEB22

Thursday,
February 22,
2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Ewing Library
61 Scotch Road
Ewing Township
NJ 08628

HHMC_18FEB22

Wednesday,
February 28,
2018
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Cranbury Library
23 N Main Street C
Cranbury,
NJ 08512

BEH_18FEB28

Thursday,
March 1, 2018
10:00am–
12:00 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Triangle Park Community Center
247 Old Bergen Road
Jersey City,
NJ 07305

MLTBHU_18MAR01

Thursday,
March 1, 2018
5:00pm– 7:00 pm
Dinner at 5pm,
program at 5:30pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

CareOne Hamilton
1660 Whitehorse-
Hamilton Square Road
Hamilton,
NJ 08690

MLTB_18MAR01

Friday,
March 2, 2018
11:00am–12:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Senior Center of the Chathams
58 Meyerville Road
Chatham,
NJ 07928

BEHMR_18MAR02

Thursday,
March 8, 2018
10:30am–12:00 pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

CareOne at Morris Assisted Living
200 Mazdabrook Road
Parsippany,
NJ 07054

CONVMR_18MAR08

Thursday,
March 15, 2018
5:30pm– 7:30 pm

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Part 1 of 2 - see 4/19/18

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

LEGMO_18MAR15

Wednesday,
March 21, 2018
5:30pm– 7:00 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

The Villa at Florham Park
190 Park Avenue
Florham Park,
NJ 07932

MLTBMR_18MAR21

Thursday,
March 22, 2018
2:00pm– 3:00 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

West Windsor Library
333 North Post Road
Princeton Junction,
NJ 08550

HHMC_18MAR22

Friday,
March 23, 2018
1:00pm– 2:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Princeton Senior Resource Center
45 Stockton Street
Princeton,
NJ 08540

BEHME_18MAR23

Wednesday,
March 28,
2018
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Twin Rivers Library
276 Abbington Drive
East Windsor,
NJ 08520

MLTB_18MAR23

Wednesday,
March 28, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Hickory Corner Branch Library
Mercer County Library System
138 Hickory Corner Road
East Windsor,
NJ 08520

CONV_18MAR28

Thursday,
March 29, 2018
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Genesis Whiting Healthcare Center
3000 Hilltop Road
Whiting,
NJ 08759

DCOC_18MAR29

Thursday,
March 29,
2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dementia Conversations:
Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

Brookdale Hamilton
1645 Whitehorse Mercerville  Road
Hamilton Township,
NJ 08619

CONV_18MAR29

Wednesday,
April 4,
2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Piscataway Library
500 Hoe Lane
Piscataway Twp.,
NJ 08854

MTLB_18APR04

Thursday,
April 5,
2018
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Ewing Library
61 Scotch Road
Ewing Township
NJ 08628

LEGME_18APR05

Friday,
April 6, 2018
1:00pm– 3:30 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
For the Middle Stage Caregiver

Middletown Public Library
55 New Monmouth Road
Middletown,
NJ 07748

LWAM_18APR06

Wednesday,
April 11, 2018
7:00pm– 8:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Stonebridge at Montgomery
100 Hollinshead Spring Road
Skillman,
NJ 08558

COMMO_18APR11

Thursday,
April 12, 2018
2:00pm– 3:00 pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Montclair Library
50 S. Fullerton Ave,
Montclair,
NJ 07042

KTTS_18APR12

Thursday,
April 19, 2018
5:30pm– 7:30 pm

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Part 2 of 2

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

LEGMO_18APR19

Wednesday,
April 25, 2018
1:00pm– 2:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Genesis Whiting Healthcare Center
3000 Hilltop Road
Whiting,
NJ 08759

BEHOC_18APR25

Wednesday,
April 25, 2018
5:30pm– 7:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

The Villa at Florham Park
190 Park Avenue
Florham Park,
NJ 07932

COMMMR_18APR25

Friday,
April 27, 2018
2:00pm– 3:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Rutgers School of Social Work
542 George Street
New Brunswick,
NJ 08901

COMMI_18APR27

Thursday,
May 10, 2018
5:00pm– 7:45 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Milltown Library
20 W Church Street
Milltown,
NJ 08850

HHMI_18MAY10

Tuesday,
May 15, 2018
7:00pm– 8:30pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Mercer County Library System
Hopewell Branch,

245 Pennington-Titusville Road,
Pennington,
NJ 08534

BEHME_18MAY15

Wednesday,
May 16, 2018
6:00pm– 7:30pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Lacey Library
10 E. Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

KTTS_18MAY16

Thursday,
May 17, 2018
5:00pm– 7:00pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

KTTS_18MAY17

Saturday,
May 19, 2018
10:00am – 11:30am

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Luther Memorial Church
818 Tinton Avenue
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07724

MLTB_18MAY19

Monday,
May 21, 2018
11:30am – 1:00pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Hunterdon County Senior Center
4 Gauntt Place #1
Flemington,
NJ 08822

HHHT_18MAY21

Tuesday,
May 22, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Genesis Whiting Healthcare Center
3000 Hilltop Road
Whiting,
NJ 08759

MLTBOC_18MAY22

Wednesday,
May 30, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Lakewood Library
301 Lexington Avenue
Lakewood,
NJ 08701

MLTBOC_18MAY30

Friday,
June 8, 2018
10:00am– 
11:30am

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Part 1 of 2 - see 6/15/18

Manchester Library
21 Colonial Drive
Manchester Twp.,
NJ 08759

LEGOC_18JUN08

Friday,
June 15, 2018
10:00am– 
11:30am

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Part 2 of 2

Manchester Library
21 Colonial Drive
Manchester Twp.,
NJ 08759

LEGOC_18JUN15

Saturday,
June 23, 2018
1:00pm– 3:30pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
Younger-Onset Alzheimer's

Lacey Library
10 E. Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

LWAYO_18JUN23

Tuesday,
June 26, 2018
7:30pm– 8:30pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine
61 Georgia Road
Freehold,
NJ 07728

MLTB_18JUN26

Tuesday,
June 26, 2018
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:
Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine
61 Georgia Road
Freehold,
NJ 07728

HHMO_18JUN26

Saturday,
July 14, 2018
1:00pm– 3:30pm

Legal & Financial Planning:
What You Need to Know to Plan for the Future

Lacey Library
10 E. Lacey Road
Forked River,
NJ 08731

LEGOC_18JUL14

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Curriculum

Many additional classes are available through the Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center online and are available 24/7.  To review the full range of topics covered in the online Center, and the topics to be presented locally, please click on the link above.DCOC_18MAR29DCOC_18MAR29Whiting, NJ 08759


 

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