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 programs— 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.
Facebook Live Series
Thursdays at 1PM PST
Tune in at facebook.com/socalz.
Dementia Conversations- Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
Wednesday, November 15, 1-2 pm PST
Effective Communication Strategies
Thursday, November 9, 11-12 pm PST
Holidays & Caregiving
Wednesday, November 29. 9:30-10:30 am PST
IN PERSON EDUCATION
Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors
Wednesday, November 8, 5:30-6:30 pm PST
Caregiving & Planning During the Holidays
Tuesday, November 28, 10:00-11:00 am PST
Holidays & Caregiving
Wednesday, November 29, 9:30-10:30 am PST
Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body (In Mandarin)
Saturday, November 11, 10:30-11:30 am PST
ON DEMAND EDUCATION
Understanding and 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 in this educational training program for non-professional caregivers.
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Learn about the difference between Alzheimer's anddementia, stages, risk factors, and more.
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's disease, hear from people who have the disease, and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.
WE ARE SEEKING VOLUNTEERS
Join our volunteer orientation to learn more! Every last Wednesday of the month, 12-1 pm PST on Zoom. Click here to join.
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If you have any questions, please contact your local staff at:
Yael Wyte at email@example.com or 310.912.9120
Kimberly Spiegel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 760.668.8966
Andrea Escobedo at email@example.com or 909.406,5356
Kern, Tulare and Kings counties
Elizabeth Martinez firstname.lastname@example.org or 661.371.7295 x8415
San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys
Sivana C. Lavine or email@example.com or 818.446.1573 x8792