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The Alzheimer's Association also offers a variety of education programs to increase knowledge and to support those facing Alzheimer's disease. Many of the below classes are available through the Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center online. For programs taking place on specific dates in New York City, please look under each topic. Advance registration is required.

To stay updated on upcoming education programs in New York City, please sign up here.

CAFÉ CON LECHE EN LA ASOCIACIóN
Grupo de apoyo en español para cuidadores y personas con Alzheimer u otro tipo de demencia (Gratuito)No lidiemos solos con los problemas de la memoria! Compartamos apoyo emocional y social, dentro de un espacio entretenido y terapéutico, con personas que pasan por situaciones similares.
Donde: Alzheimer’s Association – NYC Chapter  60 E. 42nd St. Suite 2240 NYC 10165
Cuando: El primer sábado de cada mes
Hora:     10:30 am- 12:00 pm
Para registrarse llame al 646-793-4792

Click on the links below to register for programs or call 800.272.3900

Effective Communication Strategies
Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
Effective Communication Strategies (Spanish) 
Sunnyside Community Services  
43-31 39th Street 
Sunnyside, NY 11104
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Wednesday , January 3, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  
Effective Communication Strategies (Spanish) 
La Familia Adult Day Care 
1061 Liberty Ave  
Brooklyn, NY 11208
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Late Stage
In the late stage of Alzheimer's disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. In this two-part series, you'll hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and ways to engage in meaningful connections. 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM 
Living with Alzheimer's Late Stage 
Riverstone Senior Life 
99 Fort Washington Ave
New York, NY 10032
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
Learn about detection, causes, risk factors, stages and treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
The Basics (Spanish) 
Sunnyside Community Services 
43-31 39th Street 
Sunnyside, NY 11104
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
The Basics (Spanish)  
La Familia Adult Day Care 
1061 Liberty Ave  
Brooklyn, NY 11208
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
At any age, there are lifestyle habits we can adopt to help maintain or even potentially improve our health. These habits may also help to keep our brains healthy as we age and possibly delay the onset of cognitive decline.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
Thursday, December 7, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM          
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body  
JASA at HES Senior Center                          
9502 Seaview Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11236
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Monday, December 11, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM              
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body  
Remsen Neighborhood Senior Center                   
3304 Clarendon Road    
Brooklyn, NY 11203
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
Learn how to have honest and caring conversations about common concerns when someone begins to show signs of dementia.

Friday, December 8, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM     
Dementia Conversations               
New York Public Library - Todt Hill Branch
2550 Victory Blvd             
Staten Island, NY 10314
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 

Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease
The diagnosis of Alzheimer's makes planning for the future more important than ever. Through this program, you will learn about important legal and financial issues, how to put plans in place, and how to access resources near you.

Tuesday , January 9, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Legal and Financial Issues
Alzheimer's Association Office 
60 E. 42nd Street 
New York, NY 10165
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


 

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.