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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 410.561.9099, ext. 208 or ywright@alz.org

 

Upcoming dates and locations

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia (Early-Stage)
Dates: Tuesdays, September 2, 9 and 16
Time: 4:30-6 p.m.
Location: Somerford House, 10116 Sharpsburg Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Contact: Cathy Hanson, chanson@alz.org or 301.696.0315
Register online

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia (Early-Stage)
Dates: Thursdays, September 4, 11 and 18
Time: 4:30-6 p.m.
Location: Country Meadows of Frederick, 5955 Quinn Orchard Rd., Frederick MD, 21704
Contact: Cathy Hanson, chanson@alz.org or 301.696.0315
Register online

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia (Early-Stage)
Dates: Tuesdays, September 16, 23 and 30
Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
Location: Adult Day Services at Union Hospital, 152 Railroad Avenue, Elkton MD 21921
Registration and pre-screening required
Contact: Yolanda Wright, ywright@alz.org, 410.561.9099 ext. 208
Register online

 

 

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 410.561.9099, ext. 222 or jdaniels@alz.org

 

Upcoming dates and locations

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Dates: Tuesdays, September 2, 9 and 16
Time: 4:30-6 p.m.
Location: Somerford House, 10116 Sharpsburg Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Contact: Cathy Hanson, chanson@alz.org or 301.696.0315
Register online

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Dates: Thursdays, September 4, 11 and 18
Time: 4:30-6 p.m.
Location: Country Meadows of Frederick, 5955 Quinn Orchard Rd., Frederick MD, 21704
Contact: Cathy Hanson, chanson@alz.org or 301.696.0315
Register online

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers
Date: Tuesdays, September 16 - November 4, 2014
Time: 6:30-8 p.m.
Location: Adult Day Services at Union Hospital, 152 Railroad Avenue, Elkton, MD 21921
Contact: Junnell Daniels, jdaniels@alz.org, 410.561.9099 ext. 222
Register online

 

 

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