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Access our free educational programs

Register for one of our free upcoming virtual educational webinars by searching for a program or through the Community Resource Finder

The Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center also offers a number of Alzheimer's and dementia courses online, 24 hours a day. Access them now from the safety of your home.
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We know that during this unprecedented time, no one should face Alzheimer’s or other dementia alone.
That’s why we have developed additional resources* to help support you!
*The programs listed below are presented via webinar or phone. Access information will be sent in email confirmation after registration. 
Please be sure to register using a valid email address.

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SUPPORT GROUPS

Support groups create a safe, confidential, supportive environment or community and a chance for participants to develop informal mutual support and social relationships. They also educate and inform participants about dementia and help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems.

Virtual Barrington Senior Center Support Group
Meets on the first Monday of the month.
1pm-2:30pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Middletown LGBT Support Group
Meets on the first and third Tuesday of the month.
10am-11am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Newport Support Group
Meets on the third Tuesday of the month.
6pm-7pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Newport Early Stage Support Group for PWD
Meets on the fourth Friday of the month.
4:30pm-6pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Live and Learn (North Kingstown)
Meets every Thursday.
9:30am-11am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual North Kingstown Young Onset
Meets on the third Tuesday of the month.
6pm-7:30pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Pawtucket Support Group
Meets on the last Wednesday of the month.
10am-11am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Providence Support Group
Meets on the first Wednesday of the month.
5:30pm-7pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Providence Early Onset Couples
Meets on the first Thursday of the month.
5:30pm-7pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Tiverton Support Group
Meets on the second and fourth Monday of the month.
2:30pm-4pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual LGBT Support Group (MA/NH)
Meets on the first Monday of the month.
1pm-2pm
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual West Greenwich Support Group
Meets on the first Saturday of the month.
10am-11:30am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Live and Learn (Woonsocket)
Meets every Wednesday.
9:30am-11am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.

Virtual Hope Health
Meets every Friday
10am-11:30am
To register call or 24/7 Helpline 800.272.3900.
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Programs

August 19
4-5:30 p.m.
Dementia Conversations - WEBINAR
When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care.
Register here.

August 20
12-1 p.m.
Risk and Risiliency
We will discuss current concepts of various risk factors for Alzheimer's disease, and how research studies are focusing on addressing those risk factors as well as optimizing brian health in new era of preventive medicine.
More info.