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July 20, 2016     ♦     Sandy Springs, GA
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior: Learn how to respond appropriately to behaviors exhibited by a person with Alzheimer's Disease.
10:00am - 11:00am
Dorothy Benson Center
6500 Vernon Woods Dr NE
Sandy Springs, GA 30328   
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 20, 2016     ♦     Columbus, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to 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. 
 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Alzheimer's Association
5156 River Road, Ste. M
Columbus, GA 31904
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 and ask for David Marlowe to register.
July 21, 2016     ♦     Hapeville, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease: This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hapeville Branch Library
525 King Arnold Street
Hapeville, GA 30354
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 26, 2016      ♦      Dahlonega, GA
Know the 10 Warning Signs:
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Join us as we separate myth from reality.

10:30am -11:30am
Lumpkin County Senior Center
266 Mechanicsville Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 26, 2016      ♦      Dahlonega, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lumpkin County Healthcare Committee
Chelsey Park Health & Rehab
200 Mountain Park Drive
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 27, 2016      ♦      Demorest, GA
Know the 10 Warning Signs:
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Join us as we separate myth from reality.

11:45am - 12:45pm
Habersham County Senior Center
217 Scoggins Drive
Demorest, GA 30535   
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 27, 2016      ♦      Demorest, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Habersham Medical Center
541 Historic Highway 441
Demorest, GA 30535
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 27, 2016     ♦     Columbus, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

3:00pm - 4:30pm 
Alzheimer's Association
5156 River Road, Ste. M
Columbus, GA 31904  
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 and ask for David Marlowe to register.

July 30, 2016    ♦    Atlanta, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease: 
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.
10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Community Services, Inc.
Central United Methodist Church
501 Mitchell Street
Atlanta, GA 30314
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

July 31, 2016    ♦    Macon, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research
Join us to 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.
9:30am — 11:00am
Alzheimer’s Association
886 Mulberry Street
Macon, Georgia 31201
Call 800.272.3900 to register! Click here to view flyer and to learn more.

August 9, 2016     ♦     Ellijay, GA
Alzheimer's Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication
11:00am - 1:00pm
First Baptist Church Ellijay
(Waters Building)
164 Dalton Street
Ellijay, GA 30540
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

August 10, 17 & 24, 2016    ♦     Peachtree City, GA
Living with Alzheimer's Disease - Middle Stage

12:30pm - 2:30pm
The Gathering Place
203 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, GA 30269      
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

August 18, 2016    ♦    Dalton, GA
Alzheimer's Association Family Caregiver Workshop

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30721
Topics include - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease and Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Click here to view the flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

August 30, 2016     ♦     Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Caregiver Workshop:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

10:00am - 2:00pm
First Baptist Church of Fort Oglethorpe
2645 Old Lafayette Road
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here to learn more and to view flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 10, 2016   ♦   Savannah, GA
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior: Learn how to respond appropriately to behaviors exhibited by a person with Alzheimer's Disease.

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Armstrong State University
11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
September 13, 2016   ♦   Marietta, GA
Know the 10 Warning Signs: The
warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Join us as we separate myth from reality.

6:00pm - 7:00pm 
125 Thurmond Court SW
Marietta, GA 30064 

Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 15, 2016     ♦     Cedartown, GA
Alzheimer's Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
Cedartown Church of God
448 West Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

September 20, 2016    ♦     Ringgold, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to 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.
2:00pm - 3:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email 
smitchell@nghcc.com.

September 22, 2016    ♦    Summerville, GA
Alzheimer’s Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
Chattooga County Library
360 Farrar Drive
Summerville, GA
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

October 2, 2016   ♦   Grovetown, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to 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.

5:30pm - 7:00pm                                      
Grovetown United Methodist Church
206 E. Robinson Avenue
Grovetown, GA 30813
Contact Karen Auvenshine at 706.840.0187 to register.
October 14, 2016     ♦     Rome, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.
 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA 30161   
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
October 18, 2016    ♦    Ringgold, GA
Know the 10 Warning Signs: The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Join us as we separate myth from reality.

11:30am - 1:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email smitchell@nghcc.com.
October 20, 2015     ♦    Cartersville, GA 
Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease:
Learn about what legal and financial issues to consider when faced with Alzheimer's Disease and how to put plans in place. 

1:00pm - 3:30pm 
Trinity United Methodist Church
814 West Avenue
Cartersville, GA 30120    
Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
November 3, 2016     ♦     Rome, GA
Caregiver Workshop: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication; Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

10:00am - 2:00pm
Mercy Care of Rome
300 Chatillon Road NE
Rome, GA 30161
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
November 15, 2016    ♦    Ringgold, GA
The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease:
This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of Alzheimer's Disease, treatment, and related dementias.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
North Georgia Healthcare Center
6120 Alabama Hwy
Ringgold, GA 30736
Click here for more information and to view flyer. Registration is required.
To register, call 706.935.6442 or email 
smitchell@nghcc.com.

November 17, 2016    ♦    Dalton, GA
Alzheimer's Association Family Caregiver Workshop
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Alzheimer's Association Community Outreach Center
922 East Morris Street
Dalton, GA 30721
Topics include - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer's Disease; Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior & Effective Communication.
Click here to view the flyer.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

December 6, 2016    ♦    LaFayette, GA
Alzheimer’s Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

12:00pm - 2:00pm
LaFayette Housing Authority
Community Room
300 Oak Street - LaFayette, GA 30728
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

December 8, 2016    ♦    Calhoun, GA
Alzheimer’s Café:
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, & Alzheimer’s Disease; Effective Communication

11:00am - 1:00pm
The Calhoun Depot
109 South King Street
Calhoun, GA 30701
FREE for family caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Lunch is provided. Click here for more information.
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

January 13, 2017     ♦    Rome, GA
Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research

Join us to 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.
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA 30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
April 14, 2017    ♦    Rome, GA
Effective Communication Strategies:
Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by some with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA  30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.
July 14, 2017    ♦    Rome, GA
Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior:
Learn how to respond appropriately to behaviors exhibited by a person with Alzheimer's Disease.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Renaissance Marquis
3126 Cedartown Hwy #2115
Rome, GA  30161 
Registration is required. Call 800.272.3900 to register.

 


 

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