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Educational Programs are free unless noted*

If you are interested in Early Stage Education Programs, click here.

Para los programas en español por favor haga clic aquí.

Palm Beach County

Please contact our 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) for Education Programs in this area.

Broward County

Please contact our 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) for Education Programs in this area.

Miami-Dade County

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer's is not a normal part of aging.  If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, it's time to learn the facts.  This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Time: 10:30-11:30 AM
Location: Northeast Dade –Aventura Regional Library      
                2930 Aventura Blvd.
                Aventura, FL 

To RSVP, and for more information, please contact 
Gloria Orlandi-Kass at 
305-835-2451xt 401 or email at gorlandikass@alz.org

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 Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips
of people with Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 11:00-12:Noon
Location: West Dade Regional Library
                9445 Coral Way 
                
Miami, FL           

To RSVP, and for more information, please contact 
Gloria Orlandi-Kass at 
305-835-2451xt 401 or email at gorlandikass@alz.org

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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer's is not a normal part of aging.  If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer's disease or dementia, it's time to learn the facts.  This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Time: 6:00-7:30 PM
Location: Miami Beach Regional Library
                272  22nd Street 
                Miami Beach, FL             

To RSVP, and for more information, please contact 
Gloria Orlandi-Kass at 
305-835-2451xt 401 or email at gorlandikass@alz.org

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Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research 

 

For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. 

Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Time:1:00- 2:00 pm
Location: Miami-Dade Main Library
              
101 West Flagler St.
                Miami, FL

To RSVP, and for more information, please contact 
Gloria Orlandi-Kass at 
305-835-2451xt 401 or email at gorlandikass@alz.org


Treasure Coast

Presented by The Council on Aging of Martin County & Alzheimer's Association Southeast Florida Chapter

If you - or someone you know - is affected by Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia, it's time to learn the facts. This workshop series offers insight on detection, causes & factors, disease stages, treatment and much more.

February 20, 2018
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

March 20, 2018
Know the 10 Warning Signs

April 17, 2018
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease

May 15, 2018
Dementia Conversations

June 19, 2018
Effective Communication Strategies

July 17, 2018
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Location: The Kane Center - 900 SE Salerno Road, Stuart, FL 34997
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

RSVP: 772.223.7800
Complimentary respite care will be provided, but must be arranged in advance by calling 772.223.7800

 

 


 

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