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Living with Alzheimer's
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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

TBA

 

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

Grasonville Senior Center

4802 Main St.
Gransonville, MD 21638

Tea & Talk Series

The Basics
January 12, 2017
1-2:30 p.m.


Dementia Conversations
February 23, 2017
1-2:30 p.m.


Behaviors
March 2, 2017
1-2:30 p.m.

RSVP to 410.827.6010 to Ann
Free due to sponsorship by the Alzheimer's Association

Heartfields Assisted Living at Easton

700 Port St.
Easton, MD 21601

Healthy Habits (free lunch will be served)
February 7, 2017
12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
RVSP to mboudrie@5ssl.com
Free due to sponsorship by the Alzheimer's Association

Talbot Senior Center

400 Brookletts Avenue
Easton, MD 21601
Living with Alzheimer's--Early Stages
Wednesdays, January 15, February 22 and March 1, 2017
2:00-3:30 p.m.
RSVP to
jneal@uppershoreaging.org or 410.822.2869
Free due to sponsorship by the Alzheimer's Association

SAVE THE DATE:
Talbot Dementia Conference
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
8:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
Integrace Bayleigh Chase
501 Dutchmans Lane
Easton, MD 21601
Speakers: Dr. Allan Anderson, Amie Denayer and Toni Katz





 

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