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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.

Tuesday,
November 7, 2017
9:30am –11:30 am

POSTPONED
A new date will be announced later in the year!

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

Laurelton Village Care
Center

475 Jack Martin Blvd.
Brick,
NJ 08724

 

Wednesday,
November 8, 2017
2:00pm– 3:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Johnson Public Library
214 Main Street
(GPS: 275 Moore Street)
Hackensack,
NJ 07601

KTTS_17NOV08

Wednesday,
November 8, 2017
7:00pm– 8:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Piscataway Public Library
500Hoes Lane
Piscataway,
NJ 08854

MLTBMI_17NOV08

Thursday,
November 9, 2017
2:00pm– 3:00 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Hickory Corner Branch Library
Mercer County Library System

138 Hickory Corner Road
East Windsor,
NJ 08520

MLTBME_17NOV09

Sunday,
November 12, 2017
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Lakehurst Presbyterian Church
101 Orchard Street
Lakehurst,
NJ 08733

MLTBOC_17NOV12

Tuesday,
November 14, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Know the 10 Signs:
Early Detection Matters

Hopewell Library
245 Pennington-Titusville Road
Pennington,
NJ 08534

KTTSME_17NOV14

Tuesday,
November 14, 2017
2:00pm– 3:00 pm

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

Twin Rivers Library
276 Abbington Drive
East Windsor,
NJ 08520

HHME_17NOV14

Wednesday,
November 15, 2017
5:30pm– 7:00 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

MLTB_17NOV15

Thursday,
November 16, 2017
9:30am –11:00 am

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Hunterdon County Senior
Center
5 Gauntt Place
Flemington,
NJ 08822

MLTBHN_17NOV16

Thursday,
November 16, 2017
10:30am –12:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

CareOne at
Morris Assisted Living

200 Mazdabrook Road
Parsippany,
NJ 07054

COMMR_17NOV16

Tuesday,
November 21, 2017
2:00pm– 3:30 pm

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

New Brunswick Library
60 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick,
NJ 0801

CONVMI_17NOV21

Tuesday,
November 28, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Milltown Library
20 W. Church Street
Milltown,
NJ 08850

COMME_17NOV28

Tuesday,
November 28, 2017
7:00pm– 8:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Metuchen Library
480 Middlesex Avenue
Metuchen,
NJ 08840

BEHMI_17OCT28

Wednesday,
November 29, 2017
6:00pm– 8:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

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

BEHOC_17NOV29

Thursday,
November 30, 2017
2:00pm– 3:30 pm

The Basics:
Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Montclair Library
50 S. Fullerton Avenue
Montclair,
NJ 07042

MLTB_17NOV30

Sunday,
December 3, 2017
1:30pm– 4:30 pm

Living with Alzheimer’s:
For the Early Stage
Caregiver

Middletown Library
55 New Monmouth Road
Middletown,
NJ 07748

LWAEMO_17DEC03

Tuesday,
December 5, 2017
1:30pm– 3:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

CareOne East Brunswick
599 Cranbury Road
East Brunswick,
NJ 08816

BEHMI_17DEC05

Wednesday,
December 6, 2017
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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

Metuchen Library
480 Middlesex Avenue
Metuchen,
NJ 08840

CONVMI_17DEC06

Tuesday,
December 12, 2017
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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

Plainsboro Library
9 Van Doren Street
Plainsboro Twp.,
NJ 08536

CONVMI_17DEC12

Wednesday,
December 13, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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

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

CONVOC_17DEC13

Tuesday,
December 19, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:45 pm

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

West Windsor Library
333 N. Post Road
Princeton Junction,
NJ 08550

LEGME_17DEC19

Wednesday,
December 20, 2017
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

Essex Library
61 Scotch Road
Ewing Township,
NJ 08628

COMME_17DEC20

Wednesday,
January 10, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Willow Creek Rehabilitation
and Care Center

1165 Easton Avenue
Somerset,
NJ 08873

BEH_18JAN10

Wednesday,
January 17, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies:
Connect and Communicate in Meaningful Ways

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

COMOC_18JAN17

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

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

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.


 

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