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Cleveland Area Chapter - Education Programs


Community Education
Advocating for Change; How YOU Can Make It Happen - Webinar

Join Advocacy and Government Affairs Coordinator Sarah Sobel as she shares tips and techniques that will help to affect change through public policy. This 30 minute webinar will highlight the importance of bringing relevant Alzheimer’s disease statistics to life through YOUR personal caregiving experience.

February 19, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Advocating for Change; How YOU Can Make It Happen - Webinar
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March 04, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Advocating for Change; How YOU Can Make It Happen - Webinar
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Communication and Behavior Changes in Individuals with Dementia

This program is designed for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. The presentation will include tips and techniques to improve successful communication, as well as information about common behavioral changes and how to intervene.

January 29, 2015 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Communication and Behavior Changes in Individuals with Dementia
Arden Courts of Westlake
28400 Center Ridge Road Westlake, OH 44145
To register contact: Phone: 440.808.9275 Email:

Healthy Habits for a Healthier You- Webinar

This program was designed to provide research based recommendations about taking care of our brains and bodies in order to age as well as possible to healthy individuals of any age. PLEASE NOTE: If you have concerns about your memory, or have Alzheimer's disease- please contact the Alzheimer's Association to speak to someone about other programs that are available.

June 03, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Healthy Habits for a Healthier You Webinar
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June 18, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Healthy Habits for a Healthier You Webinar
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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

This workshop will stress the importance of early detection for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. As 10 million baby boomers risk developing Alzheimer's, early detection of the disease becomes critical to future planning. Knowing the warning signs of Alzheimer's and getting diagnosed early is vital to receiving the best help and care possible.

March 19, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Know The Ten Signs: Early Detection Matters
Brooklyn Senior Center
7727 Memphis Avenue Cleveland, OH 44144
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March 24, 2015 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
Fairview Hospital Wellness Center
3035 Wooster Road Rocky River, OH 44116
To register contact: Phone: 440.356.0670 Email:

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters-Webinar

The importance of early detection for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias will be discussed. As 10 million baby boomers develop Alzheimer’s, early detection of the disease becomes critical to future planning. Knowing the warning signs of Alzheimer’s and getting diagnosed early is vital to receiving the best help and care possible.

January 07, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters - Webinar
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www.anymeeting.com/alzcleveland
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January 22, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters - Webinar
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Now What Was I Saying?

This interactive workshop will explain the basics of how the brain works, the primary principles of memory, some techniques to improve memory and things you can do for improving overall brain health

March 03, 2015 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Now What Was I Saying?
Fairhill Partners
12200 Fairhill Road Cleveland, OH 44120
To register contact: Phone: 1-800-272-3900 Email:


April 22, 2015 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Now What Was I Saying?
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Rd. Rocky River, OH 44116
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May 27, 2015 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Now What Was I Saying?
Ehrnfelt Senior Center
18100 Royalton Road Strongsville, OH 44136
To register contact: Phone: 440.580.3275 Email:

Now What Was I Saying? Bay Village

This interactive workshop will explain the basics of how the brain works, the primary principles of memory, some techniques to improve memory and things you can do for improving overall brain health. Lunch sponsored by O'Neill Health Care Bay Village.

April 17, 2015 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Now What Was I Saying? Understanding and Enhancing Memory
Dwyer Memorial Senior Center
300 Bryson Lane Bay Village, OH 44140
To register contact: Phone: 440.835.6565 Email:

Planning Ahead; Summer Schedules, Travel Tips, and More!- Webinar Series

As the summer months approach, many households will be adjusting to schedule changes and upcoming vacation plans. When caregiving for someone with memory loss, it is important to support them by planning ahead for these changes. Are you planning a vacation with someone that has memory loss? Are you planning a vacation for yourself, and looking for safe care options for your loved one? Join us as we discuss this and more.

May 06, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Planning Ahead; Summer Schedules, Travel Tips, and More! - Webinar
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May 21, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Planning Ahead; Summer Schedules, Travel Tips, and More! - Webinar
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Planning for the Future: Legal and Financial Planning for People with Dementia - Webinar

This program is designed for diagnosed individuals and their family members who was to learn more about what legal documents are essential to manage family affairs. Many times individuals wait until an emergency arrives to complete the legal documents, this program will assist with knowing the information to get in place EARLY.

February 04, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Planning for the Future: Legal and FInancial Planning for People with Dementia - Webinar
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March 19, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Planning for the Future: Legal and Financial Planning for People with Dementia - Webinar
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Research and Alzheimer’s disease; The Road to Better Treatments and a Cure - Webinar

As the number of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease is rapidly increasing, research plays a crucial role in understanding more about this disease. Learn about how clinical trials work, what scientists already know about Alzheimer’s disease, and where efforts are focused moving forward in the search for a cure.

April 01, 2015 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Research and Alzheimer’s disease; The Road to Better Treatments and a Cure - Webinar
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April 23, 2015 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Research and Alzheimer’s disease; The Road to Better Treatments and a Cure - Webinar
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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

This program is designed to provide you with the basic information that everyone needs to know about memory loss, issues and what they mean for all of us. It incorporates video interviews with professionals, patients with dementia, and caregivers discussing real-life issues.

March 25, 2015 12:15 pm to 1:45 pm
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
Fairhill Partners
12200 Fairhill Road Cleveland, OH 44120
To register contact: Phone: 1-800-272-3900 Email:


June 11, 2015 10:00 am to 11:00 am
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
Ehrnfelt Senior Center
18100 Royalton Road Strongsville, OH 44136
To register contact: Phone: 440.580.3275 Email:

Professional Education
Dementia Care Training

Dementia Care Training is a FREE program for both family and professional caregivers who provide care to those with dementia-related diseases. This program provides an overview of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders, teaches effective communication techniques, gives ideas on how to engage those with cognitive problems, and provides strategies for managing challenging behavior. Four social work CEUs are available. Please plan to bring a brown bag lunch.

February 16, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
CCPL- Parma Branch
6996 Powers Blvd Parma, OH 44129
To register contact: Phone: 1-800-272-3900 Email:


March 17, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Cleveland Heights Senior Activity Center
1 Monticello Blvd Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
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April 16, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Lake County Council on Aging
8520 East Avenue Mentor, OH 44060
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May 19, 2015 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dementia Care Training
Lorain County Office on Aging
320 North Gateway Boulevard - 2nd Floor Elyria, OH 44035
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June 16, 2015 9:00am to 3:00pm

Dementia Care Training
Alzheimer's Association (Beachwood Office)
23215 Commerce Park Dr., Suite 300 Beachwood, OH 44122
To register contact: Phone: 1.800.272.3900 Email:

Promoting Restraint Free Care

This program will examine ways that a resident may be unintentionally restrained and provides information to proactively address their needs and maximize resident autonomy and well-being. 1.0 social work CEU

April 16, 2015 8:00 am to 9:00 am

Promoting Restraint Free Care
Brighton Gardens
27819 Center Ridge Rd. Westlake, OH 44145
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