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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.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Based on the guidance from local public health agencies, education classes will be conducted online or by phone.

All of the following programs are free and available from the safety of your home.

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For a full list of support groups— click here.

Please join us - and bring your questions!
To register click on the date that works best for you or call the Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Facebook Live Series
Thursday, July 8, 15, 22 at 1 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body 
Thursday, July 1, 10-11 AM PDT
Tuesday, August 10, 1-2 PM PDT

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
Thursday, July 8, 1-2 PM PDT
Thursday, July 29, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT
Monday, August 2, 2-3 PM PDT
Tuesday, August 17, 1-2 PM PDT

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Wednesday, July 7, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT
Tuesday, July 13, 1-2 PM PST
Wednesday, August 4, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT
Tuesday, August 24, 1-2 PM PDT

Effective Communication Strategies
Thursday, July 8, 3-4 PM PDT
Thursday, July 22, 10-11 AM PDT
Wednesday, August 18, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Wednesday, July 21, 5:30- 6:30 PM PDT
Wednesday, July 28, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT
Thursday, August 12, 3-4 PM PDT
Thursday, August 26, 11-12 PM PDT

Living with Alzheimer’s For Caregivers: Middle Stage (3-Part Series)
Tuesday, July 13, 10-11:30 AM PDT
Tuesday, July 20, 10-11:30 AM PDT
Tuesday, July 27, 10-11:30 AM PDT

August

Thursday, August 5, 10-11 AM PDT
Thursday, August 12, 10-11 AM PDT
Thursday, August 19, 10-11 AM PDT

Living With Alzheimer's: For Early Stage Caregivers
Monday, July 12, 1-2:30 PM PDT
Monday, July 19, 1-2:30 PM PDT
Monday, July 26, 1-2:30 PM PDT

Legal and Financial Planning
Friday, July 23, 10-11:30 AM PDT

Dementia Conversations
Thursday, July 15, 10-11:00 AM PDT

Alzheimer's Association Research Update
Thursday, August 19, 5:30-8 PM PDT

Savvy Caregiver Workshop Series
A six week virtual class designed to help caregivers and families develop a better understanding of the disease. Series begins on August 11, 10 a.m.-12pm.

To register contact Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at
(818)446-1687 or mquirogadiaz@alz.org.
 
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Estrategias Efectivas de Comunicación
Jueves, 8 de julio, 10-12 PM PDT
Miércoles, 8 de septiembre, 11-12 PM PDT

10 Señales de Advertencia de Alzheimer
Jueves, 22 de julio, 10-12 PM PDT 
Miércoles, 11 de septiembre, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT

Cuerpo y Cerebro Sano es Vida Sana: Consejos de las Últimas Investigaciones
Jueves, 29 de julio, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT
Miércoles, 11 de agosto, 11-12 PM PDT
Martes, 11 de septiembre, 3-4 PM PDT

Viviendo con Alzheimer's Cuando el Diagnostico es a Temprana Edad
Jueves, 18 de agosto, 11-12 PM PDT

Información para Entender la Enfermedad de Alzheimer y la Demencia
Martes, 31 de agosto, 5:30-6:30 PM PDT

EARLY STAGE SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT 

Join us for free virtual social activities and connect with others living with early memory loss. Care partners welcome!

Alz Explorer
Wednesday, July 7, 14, 21, & 28 at 3-4 PM PDT
Join Alz Explorer for different virtual activities such as master gardening, magic, cooking, road trips and much more. To RSVP call (760) 996-0006 or email Jennifer Zuckerman at jlzuckerman@alz.org.

Hammer Museum Virtual Tour
Friday, July 2 & 16 at 11-12 PM PST
Join Hammer Museum Student Educators for a virtual conversation about historic and contemporary works of art. RSVP with Yael Wyte at ywyte@alz.og.

Coffee and Conversation
Tuesday, July 6 & 20 at 10-11:30 AM PDT
Connect with like individuals and care partners, to discuss current events and a variety of topics. To RSVP, contact Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at (818) 446-1687 or mquirogadiaz@alz.org.


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Local Contacts:

If you have any questions, please contact your local staff at:

California Southland
Yael Wyte at ywyte@alz.org or 310.912.9120

Coachella Valley
Kimberly Spielgel at 760.668.8966

Social engagement programs, SongShine, Art Expressions and ALZ Explorers:
Jennifer Zuckerman at 760.668.8966

Inland Empire
Judith Martinez at jemartinez@alz.org or 909.406.5271

Kern, Tulare and Kings counties
Ashley Sodergren at alsodergren@alz.org or 661.912.3053

San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys
Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at mquirogadiaz@alz.org or 818.446.1687

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