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We offer a variety of programs to increase public knowledge & support those facing Alzheimer's & other dementias. While most classes continue to be offered virtually, some may be available in-person in the coming months.

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UPCOMING PROGRAMS

Accessible by Zoom & phone-in option, pre-registration required 

ALZ PRIDE: Voices of the LGBTQ Community 
Join us for a panel discussion around Alzheimer's & dementia in the LGBTQ community, featuring: Clint Kershaw, who is living with mild cognitive impairment, and his partner Jeff; Reynaldo Mireles, SAGE (Advocacy & Services for LGBTQ+ Elders); and Dan Stewart, Human Rights Campaign.

Thursday, June 2, 3 PM (5 CT) | Register here 

Aging, Dementia, & the LGBTQ+ Community 
Learn about health disparities for LGBTQ+ older adults, including disparities in dementia. Hear about local resources, share your experiences, and tell us how we can better serve our community. Offered in collaboration with the LGBTQ Center OC and Radiant Health Centers.

Wednesday, June 29, 11 AM - 12:30 PM | Register here

*NEW* Managing Money: A Caregiver's Guide to Finances 
If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, the time for legal and financial planning is now. Join us to learn about important legal and financial issues you may face and how to put plans in place.

Wednesday, June 22, 12:30-2:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900
Thursday, June 23, 5:30-6:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900


10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Learn about typical age-related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer's, how to approach someone about memory concerns, and the benefits of a diagnosis.

Wednesday, June 29, 10:30 AM - 12 PM | Register​ here or call 800.272.3900

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Alzheimer’s is not normal aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Learn about the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages and risk factors, current research and treatments, and more.

Wednesday, June 1, 5:30-6:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900
Thursday, June 9, 5:30-6:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900
Tuesday, June 28, 1-2 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900


Effective Communication Strategies
Teaches caregivers to decode verbal and behavioral communication by someone with Alzheimer’s or other dementias. Learn strategies for meaningful connection at each stage of the disease.

Thursday, June 2, 3-4 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Learn a four-step model to address some of the most common behaviors associated with dementia. Identify common triggers, how to assess your loved one's needs, and how to intervene effectively.

Wednesday, June 15, 5:30-6:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900
Thursday, June 16, 3-4 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900

New Advances in Alzheimer’s Treatments
Learn about Aducanumab, a new advancement in Alzheimer's treatment. This program will provide an overview of how Aducanumab works, who are the intended candidates for treatment, availability, and more.

Thursday, June 30, 5:30 - 6:30 PM | Register here or call 800.272.3900

EN ESPAÑOL

¡Evento especial en persona!
Sea Parte de la Conversación Acerca de su Salud, la Memoria, y Apoyo Comunitario

Acompáñanos para una conversación comunitaria. Escuche hábitos para mantener su salud cerebral y reducir el estrés, aprenda sobre la pérdida de memoria, y comparta sus experiencias e ideas de cómo podemos mejorar el servicio en su comunidad.

jueves, 9 de junio, 5:00 6:30 PM | Regístrese aquí o llame al 714.446.5030 o 800.272.3900

Locación: Alzheimer's Association, 770 The City Dr. South, Orange, CA 92868 (primer piso)
Se proporcionarán bebidas y alimentos ligeros, se aceptan visitas sin cita.

Cuerpo y Cerebro Sano es Vida Sana
Únase a nosotros para conocer las investigaciones en las áreas de dieta y nutrición, ejercicio, actividad cognitiva y participación social, y use herramientas prácticas que lo ayudarán a incorporar estas recomendaciones en un plan para el envejecimiento saludable.

miércoles, 1 de junio, 3-4 PM | Regístrese aquí o llame al 800.272.3900

Información para Entender la Enfermedad de Alzheimer y la Demencia
Las señales de la enfermedad de Alzheimer frecuentemente se creen ser una parte normal del envejecimiento, lo cual no es cierto. Si usted o alguien conocido parecen estar perdiendo la memoria o tiene cambios de comportamiento, es hora de aprender acerca de los síntomas. Participe en esta clase y aprenda como reconocer las señales de advertencia en usted y otros.

miércoles, 8 de junio, 3-4 PM ​| Regístrese aquí o llame al 800.272.3900

Conozca las 10 Señales de Advertencia de la Enfermedad de Alzheimer
La enfermedad de Alzheimer no es una parte normal del envejecimiento. Si usted o alguien que usted conoce está afectado por la enfermedad de Alzheimer o la demencia, es el momento de conocer los hechos. Este programa proporciona información sobre detección, causas y factores de riesgo, las etapas de la enfermedad, el tratamiento y mucho más.

miércoles, 15 de junio, 3-4 PM | Regístrese aquí o llame al 800.272.3900

Thanks to generous donations all programs are FREE.