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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 Dementia (Early Stage)
Dates: Wednesdays, August 12, 19 and 26, 2015
Times: 6:30-8 p.m. for all sessions
Location: Harford County Sheriff's Office, 1305 Pulaski Highway, Edgewood, MD 21040
Registration: Free. For pre-screening and to register contact Yolanda Wright at ywright@alz.org or 800.272.3900

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For People with Dementia (Middle Stage)
Dates: Thursdays, September 17 and 24, 2015
Times: 6:30-8 p.m. for all sessions
Location: Harford County Sheriff's Office, 1305 Pulaski Highway, Edgewood, MD 21040
Registration: Free. For pre-screening and to register contact Yolanda Wright at ywright@alz.org or 800.272.3900

 

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  mailto:jsample@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

 

Upcoming dates and locations

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers (Early Stage)
Dates: Wednesdays, August 12, 19 and 26, 2015
Times: 6:30-8 p.m. for all sessions
Location: Harford County Sheriff's Office, 1305 Pulaski Highway, Edgewood, MD 21040
Registration: Free. To register contact Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900

 

Living with Alzheimer's: For Caregivers (Middle Stage)
Dates: Thursdays, September 17 and 24, 2015
Times: 6:30-8 p.m. for all sessions
Location: Harford County Sheriff's Office, 1305 Pulaski Highway, Edgewood, MD 21040
Registration: Free. To register contact Junnell Daniels at jdaniels@alz.org or 800.272.3900

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