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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,
January 17, 2018
11:00am – 12:00pm

Postponed

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

This program is postponed and
will be rescheduled shortly.

Inglemoor Center
333 Grand Avenue
Englewood,
NJ 07631

HHBE_18JAN17

Wednesday,
January 17, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

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

NJ State Library
185 W. State Street
Trenton,
NJ 08608

LEGME_18JAN17

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

Thursday,
January 18, 2018
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

CONV_18JAN18

Wednesday,
January 24, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
For the Early Stage Caregiver

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

LWAE_18JAN24

Wednesday,
January 31, 2018
10:30am – 12:00pm

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

CareOne at Morris
200 Mazdabrook Road
Parsippany,
NJ 07054

HHMO_18JAN31

Wednesday,
January 31, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
For the Early Stage Caregiver

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

LWAE_18JAN31

Wednesday,
February 7, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
For the Early Stage Caregiver

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

LWAE_18FEB07

Thursday,
February 15, 2018
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to
Dementia-Related Behavior:

Effective Ways to Detect and Connect

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

BEH_18FEB15

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
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

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

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

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

LEGMO_18MAR15

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
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

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 19, 2018
5:30pm– 7:30 pm

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

Atria Tinton Falls
44 Pine Street
Tinton Falls,
NJ 07753

LEGMO_18APR19

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,
June 23, 2018
1:00pm– 3:30pm

Living with Alzheimer's:
For the Early Stage

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

Flyer will be
posted soon

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.


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.