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Telephone Support Group:


Support groups are meeting at their normal days and times, but by telephone. To register, contact Dawn Boroff at 937.610.7016. View our Support Groups listing

Family Care Consultations:

Individualized education and care planning for caregivers and family members of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia is available by phone. During business hours, call 937.291.3332. After hours and on weekends, call our 24/7 HelpLine at 800.272.3900 and ask to schedule an appointment with a local social worker over the phone. 

24/7 Helpline:

A telephone assistance service that provides information, support and referrals to community resources and Alzheimer’s Association programs all day, every day. Available in more than 200 languages. During business hours, call 937.291.3332. After hours and on weekends, call our 24/7 HelpLine at 800.272.3900.

June 2020
Virtual Education Programs

Registration is strongly encouraged. To register call 800.272.3900 or 937.610.7011 or click on the link in the chart below to register online.  You will receive an email with information on how to access the event.

June 4

Noon - 1 p.m.

Effective Communication Strategies

Register online

June 8

Noon - 1 p.m.

Community Resources during COVID-19 - A panel with Area Agency on Aging, Eldercare Connections and Ohio's Hospice of Miami County 

Register online

June 12

2-3 p.m.

Understanding & Responding to
Dementia-related Behaviors

Register online

June 16

4-5 p.m.

Alzheimer's & Dementia Q&A with Dr. Pugar from Dayton Center for Neurological Disorders 

Register online

June 17

2-3 p.m.

The 10 Warning Signs

Register online

June 23

6-7 p.m.

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia

Register online

June 25

11 a.m. - noon 

Understanding & Responding to
Dementia-related Behaviors

Register online

June 26

2-3 p.m.

Legal/Financial Planning

Please call 937.610.7011

June 30

1-2 p.m.

Effective Communication Strategies

Register online

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Learn about research in the areas of diet, exercise, cognitive activity, and social engagement and how to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia: Get information about detection. causes, risk factors. stages of the disease and more.

The 10 Warning Signs: Early detection is key. Get the facts about the signs of Alzheimer's and dementia.

Effective Communication: Learn strategies to communicate with your loved one at each stage of the disease.

Dementia-related Behaviors: Learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers. and get strategies to intervene with some of the most common behavior challenges of Alzheimer's and dementia.

Online education is available here.


Early-stage social engagement programs are postponed until further notice.

The Dimensions of Dementia community forum and symposium is postponed until further notice.

 

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