The Desert Southwest Chapter has many different education programs in our communities. Our goal is to educate everyone about the warning signs of Alzheimer's, the importance of early detection, and the resources available to help them.
Community Education -
Our community based education programs are open to families, individuals facing Alzheimer's, caregivers, as well as community members. All of these programs are free of charge. To see a current class schedule please select an area below:
Annual Education Conferences-
The Alzheimer's Association Desert Southwest Chapter hosts our Annual Education Conferences every spring. These conferences have become a must attend event for individuals, families and professionals facing Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. More information is available about our conferences here.
If you are interested in a more skills based training please consider our CarePRO family caregiver training program. To learn more about CarePro please click here.
Professional Caregivers -
For professional caregivers we have online training and certification programs based on person-centered care for any person in any situation and at any level of dementia thinking decline. To learn more about our training programs for professional caregivers please click here.