Events

Virtual Activities

May 1 - December 31, 2020
12:00am - 12:00am

In order to help individuals with dementia stay engaged while at home during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Alzheimer's Association has compiled a list of virtual activities that can be done at home. These include items such as virtual museum experiences, music, a…

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America Virtual Community Classes

July 1 - November 30, 2020
12:00pm - 12:00am

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America is offering virtual online community classes during this time while Covid-19 limits in person meeting. Classes are offered covering a variety of topics including art, music, and topics for caregivers. Classes can be re-wat…

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Virtual Memory Screenings

August 1 - December 31, 2020
12:00am - 12:00am

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America is now offering free virtual memory screenings, which allow individuals to receive one-on-one, confidential memory screenings from a qualified health professional using their computer, smart phone or tablet.  This service,…

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Virtual Class: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

October 28, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

This class is offered by the Alzheimer's Association. Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about me…

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Dementia Webinar: Adapting Your Home for Improved Quality of Life for the Person Living with Dementia

October 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Gain an understanding of  how dementia affects the brain, heart, and soul of your loved one. You will learn techniques on  how to accept and embrace every stage of your loved ones life as it unfolds. This is part of a series of free webinars to support caregiv…

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Virtual Class: Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

October 29, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. J…

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Virtual Class: Effective Communication Strategies and Enjoying Family Gatherings

November 2, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

This class is offered by the Alzheimer's Association. Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disea…

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Dementia Webinar: A Look at the Best Ways to Communicate and Deal with Difficult Situations

November 4, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Communicating can take on a whole new meaning. You will learn how to fine-tune how you communicate with your loved one. We will look at preventing difficult situations and how to manage them when they occur. This is part of a series of free webinars to support…

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Virtual Class: Effective Communication Strategies and Enjoying Family Celebrations

November 6, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am

Communication is more than just talking and listening – it’s also about sending and receiving messages through attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. As people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias progress in their journey and t…

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Virtual Class: Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

November 9, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am

When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the most c…

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