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Telephone Education
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Select education classes are delivered in real time, over the phone and are free and open to the public. Each class provides education, practical guidance and tools to those caring for someone with dementia. Join us from the comfort of your home to learn about several dementia-related topics.

Registration at least 1 day prior to each teleconference is required to receive dial-in instructions. Please call 800.272.3900.

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease
Learn about the diagnosis, causes, risk factors, stages, and treatment of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
Friday, April 6, 1-2 p.m.
Registration by April 5 is required. Sign up here 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.
Friday, May 4, 1-2 p.m.
Registration by May 3 is required. Sign up here or call 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.
Friday, June 1, 1-2 p.m.
Registration by May 31 is required. Sign up here or call 800.272.3900.


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.