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Living with Alzheimer's Education Series

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia is an interactive three-part program where you will have a chance to hear from others who have been where you are. We will discuss what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do to navigate this chapter of your life.

This program will cover information for people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

Topics covered will include:
• Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss
• Partnering with your medical team
• Effective communication and telling others about the diagnosis
• Coping with changes and making decisions
• Daily strategies and safety issues
• Opportunities for supporting research
• Resources for people with early-stage Alzheimer's disease

For more information on Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Dementia, contact Yolanda Wright at ywright@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Upcoming dates and locations:

Living with Alzheimer's for People With Alzheimer's
When: Tuesdays, April 25, May 2 and May 9, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: University of MD, Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, Fallston Room
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
Free but Registration and Pre-Screen required:  Yolanda Wright - 1.800.272.3900 or ywright@alz.org
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Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.

This program will cover information for caregivers of people with:
• Early-stage Alzheimer’s disease
• Middle-stage Alzheimer’s disease
• Late-stage Alzheimer’s disease

Topics covered will include:
• Developing a care team
• Legal and financial planning
• Coping strategies
• Care and treatment options
• Communicating and connecting
• Maximizing independence

For more information on Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers, contact Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Upcoming dates and locations:

Living with Alzheimer's - Middle-Stage for Caregivers
When: April 3rd & 10th
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Brightview Towson
20 East Burke Ave
Towson, MD 21286
Free but Registration Required: Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900
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Living with Alzheimer's for Early-Stage Caregivers
When: Tuesdays, April 25, May 2 and May 9, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: University of MD, Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, Fallston Room
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
Free but Registration and Pre-Screen required:  Junnell Daniels - 1.800.272.3900 or jdaniels@alz.org
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Living with Alzheimer's - Late-Stage for Caregivers
When: May 4th & 11th
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location:  Brightview Towson
20 East Burke Ave
Towson, MD 21286
Free but Registration Required: Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900
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Living with Alzheimer's for Late-Stage Caregivers
When:
 Mondays, June 19 and 26, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Amedisys Hospice Care
7106 Ridge Rd, Suite 140
Rosedale, MD 2237
RSVP by phone or email to Junnell Daniels at 1.800.272.3900 or jdaniels@alz.org
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