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Educational Programs | Capital of Texas Chapter
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About Educational Programs

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 online.

Are you too busy to attend an in-person education program? Our education programs by phone are designed for busy people who aren't able to attend a program outside of their home or office. You can listen in and ask questions of our speakers. See below for more details.

To stay updated on education programs in the Capital of Texas area, please sign up here.

Upcoming Educational Events

Saturday, May 19: Know the 10 Signs
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
The Heritage at Hunters Chase
12151 Hunters Chase Dr, Austin, TX 78729

Wednesday, May 23: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Del Valle Senior Center
3518 FM 973 Del Valle, TX 78617

Wednesday, May 23: The Basics
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Rocky Hollow Lake House
1650 Co Rd 245, Georgetown, TX 78633

Thursday, May 31: Know the 10 Signs
11:30 a.m. -12:30p.m.
Virtual Lunch and Learn program
Call (512) 361-6241 to get the link!
(Minimum of 5 people per location)

Monday, June 4: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Manor Senior Center
600 W. Carrie Manor, Austin, TX 78653

Tuesday, June 12: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Oak Hill Senior Center
8656 TX-71 Austin, TX 78735

Jueves, Junio 14: Cuerpo y Cerebro Sano es Vida Sana
9:40 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.
El Buen Samaritano
7000 Woodhue Drive, Austin, TX 78745

Thursday, June 14: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Llano Chamber of Commerce
100 Train Station Dr, Llano, TX 78643

Monday, June 18: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Jonestown Senior Center
18649 Farm to Market Rd 1431 #10A, Jonestown, TX 78645

Friday, June 22: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Atria at the Arboretum
9306 Great Hills Trail, Austin, TX 78759

Contact Us to Schedule Your Alzheimer's Education Program

Request a speaker for your church, company, or organization to present one of our many FREE educational programs.

The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s
Learn about detection, causes, risk factors, stages and treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body
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. 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.

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
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.

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
Learn to have honest and caring conversations about common concerns when someone begins to show signs of dementia.

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Alzheimer's
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. In this three-part program, you will hear from others who have been where you are, and will learn what you need to know to navigate this chapter of your life.

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Early Stage
In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, families face new questions as they adjust. This three-part program provides practical answers to the questions that arise in the early stage.

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Middle Stage
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, care partners become hands-on caregivers. During this three-part series, you will hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care.

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers - Late Stage
In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. In this two-part series, you’ll hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and ways to engage in meaningful connections.

Living with Alzheimer's: For Younger-Onset Alzheimer's
This program offers answers to questions about younger-onset (also known as early-onset) Alzheimer’s disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn how to ease the impact throughout the course of the disease.



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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.