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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, all other programs are virtual. To register, call 800.272.3900 or click the links. 


Summer 2024 Programs

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
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. 

Dementia Conversations
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.

Empowered Caregiver Series
This series teaches caregivers how to navigate the responsibilities of caring for someone with dementia. It features five topics: building foundations of caregiving, supporting independence, communicating effectively, responding to dementia-related behaviors, and exploring care and support services. 

Building Foundations of Caregiving

Supporting Independence

Communicating Effectively

Exploring Care and Support Services

Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

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.

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. 

New Advances in Alzheimer's Treatment
In this program, you'll learn risk factors, the landscape of dementia science, and advances in clinical trials, treatments and lifestyle interventions. 

 

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. 

 

New York Statewide Virtual Dementia Education Programs

You're also invited to virtual programs featuring experts from across New York State. Current statewide virtual programs can be found at alz.org/newyork