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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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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.


Healthy Living for your Brain and Body 
Wednesday, January 6, 10-11:30 am
Tuesday, January 26, 2-3:00 pm

Dementia Conversations
Thursday, January 7, 10-11 am

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Wednesday, January 6, 5:30-6:30 pm 
Thursday, January 14, 3-4 pm

Legal & Financial Planning
Tuesday, January 26, 2-4 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Monday, January 11, 1-2:00 pm
Tuesday, January 19, 2-3:30 pm

Living with Alzheimer’s: Mid Stage (3 Part Series)
Registration and attendance for all three required.
Thursday, January 14, 10 am -12 pm
Thursday, January 21, 10 am -12 pm
Thursday, January 28, 10 am -12 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Tuesday, January 12, 2-3:30 pm
Wednesday, January 20, 5:30-6:30 pm

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
Wednesday, January 20, 1:30-3 pm
Thursday, January 28, 2-3:30 pm

Savvy Caregiver Workshop Series
Coming in February 2021

A six week virtual class designed to help caregivers and families develop a better understanding of the disease. To register contact Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at (818) 446-1687 or

Clases en Español

Cuerpo y Cerebro Sano es Vida Sana: Consejos de las Últimas Investigaciones
Martes, 12 de enero, 5-6 pm

Estrategias Efectivas de Comunicación:
Lunes, 25 de enero, 4-5:30 pm

Conozca las 10 Señales de Advertencia:
Miercoles, 27 de enero, 10-11:30 am


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

Alz Explorer
Wednesday, February 3, 10, 17, 24, at 3-4 pm
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

Hammer Museum Virtual Tour
Friday, February 5 & 19, at 11-12 noon
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, February 2 & 16, at 10-11:30 am
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

Brain Games
Tuesday, February 9, at 2-3 pm
Brain Exercises training skills such as -memory, reasoning, processing, speed, concentration, logical sequencing, language, problem solving, and more. To RSVP, contact Sivana Lavine at (818) 446- 1573 or

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Local Contacts:

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

California Southland
Yael Wyte at 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 or 909.406.5271

Kern, Tulare and Kings counties
Ashley Sodergren at or 661.912.3053

San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys
Michelle Quiroga-Diaz at or 818.446.1687