The below education programs offered online are available 24/7 for your convenience. Click here to select courses and register.
Know the 10 Signs
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you are interested in learning more or if you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, engage in this interactive workshop to understand the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease, separate myth from reality and hear directly from people impacted by Alzheimer’s.
This interactive workshop provides information about the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, causes and risk factors, how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, how to get a thorough diagnosis, the stages of the disease and treatments that can help.
For people living with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease in their families, planning for the future needs to be done as early in the disease process as possible. Learn what legal and financial issues to consider, what programs are available to help, and how to put plans in place.
Living with Alzheimer’s: for People with Alzheimer’s disease
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions about how to plan and cope. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need? This is an opportunity to hear from others who have been where you are now and to learn what you need to know and plan as you take steps to navigate this chapter of your life.
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Early Stage
In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, family members wonder how to incorporate the disease into future planning. This program provides insights from professionals and from other care partners about how to successfully establish a care team that helps everyone involved navigate the course of the disease together.
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Middle Stage
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregivers take a more hands-on role in providing care and support for someone with Alzheimer’s. Learn tips and techniques from professionals and peers to help ease daily life for all involved. Hear helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s.
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Late Stage
The late stage of Alzheimer’s may involve significant changes in how the person with the disease is cared for. Caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting. You’ll hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection to ease the transitions that come with the late stage of the disease.
Living with Alzheimer’s: Younger Onset
When someone under 65 is diagnosed with Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia, the first reaction is often shock or denial. This doesn’t happen to someone so young…does it? What does the diagnosis mean? What kinds of plans need to be made for everyone? What about work? What resources are available to help? Hear how others with Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s are dealing with work and family issues, learn what you need to know, what you need to plan, and what you can do to ease the impact throughout the course of the disease.
Kids and Teens
This program provides resources to help kids and/or teens learn about Alzheimer’s disease and understand how it affects them. It’s important for kids/teens to know that they are not alone. Alzheimer’s changes the lives of everyone it touches. The program includes videos made with kids/teens to learn about the disease and hear about how other kids/teens are coping with it.