Our free education programs for New York City cover topics related to brain health, Alzheimer's and other dementia, and caregiving. They are offered in multiple languages.
We offer virtual and in-person programs. In-person are noted by location and do not require registration. For virtual programs, call 800.272.3900 or click the links to register and receive link to join.
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Winter 2022-23 Programs
Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others.
Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer's and Dementia Research
In this program, you'll learn risk factors, the landscape of dementia science, and advances in clinical trials, treatments and lifestyle interventions.
Get tips for talking about difficult issues, such as when to stop driving or going to the doctor for cognitive testing.
Effective Communication Strategies
In this program, you'll learn about communication changes that can happen when a person has Alzheimer's and how to navigate them and connect during each stage of the disease.
- Saturday, February 4, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. (in person at the Alzheimer's Association, NYC)
- Monday, February 6, 1-2 p.m.
- Thursday, February 23, 5-6 p.m. (in partnership with Isaac Health)
- Friday, February 24, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., (Korean, in person at Queens Library Flushing)
- Friday, February 24, 12-1 p.m. (in person at Queens Library Flushing)
- Wednesday, March 8, 12-1 p.m.
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and how to incorporate these tips into a plan for healthy aging.
Living with Alzheimer's: Early Stage
A new diagnosis can come with a lot of questions. Get answers in this session.
Living with Alzheimer's: Middle Stage
In the middle stages of Alzheimer's, hands-on caregiving begins in earnest. We'll discuss strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care for your loved one.
Living with Alzheimer's: Late Stage
Learn what to expect and strategies for coping with the final stages of Alzheimer's.
Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances
It's never too early to put important financial plans in place. Join us to learn how.
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Join us to learn the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia, stages and risk factors of Alzheimer's, current treatments, and available resources.
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Learn how to understand behavior changes, identify common behavior triggers and respond to some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.