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Please note: Pre-registration for all classes is required to receive dial-in information. Classes are available via phone, computer or tablet. 

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Learn about the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, risk factors, stages of the disease, treatments, research, and resources.

Wednesday, October 7, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
(Previously located at St. Jude Family Caregiver Resource Center) 
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Learn about some of the common triggers for behaviors associated with dementia, how to assess the person’s needs, and how to intervene effectively.

Thursday, October 8, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
(Previously located at St. Joseph Center for Healthcare Promotion)
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

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

Thursday, October 21, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
(Previously located at St. Jude Family Caregiver Resource Center) 
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

Special 3 Part Series: Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers - Middle Stage

Part 1: Communication & Personal Care in the Middle Stage
Join us to learn about the symptoms associated with the middle-stage of Alzheimer’s disease, communication and relationship changes, effective ways to provide personal care, and preparing for hospitalizations.
Tuesday, October 13, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

Part 2: Safety in the Middle Stage
Join us to learn about effective ways to manage challenging behaviors, how to maximize safety at home, signs of unsafe driving and tips to stop driving, and preparing for and preventing wandering.
Tuesday, October 20, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

Part 3: Understanding Care Options
Join us to learn about respite care options including informal care, day services, in-home care services and senior living options, as well as managing and coping with difficult feelings.
Tuesday, October 27, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Sign up online or by calling 800.272.3900

For additional classes in English and Spanish -- and for a printable calendar -- click here