Dates and time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
|Making the Move: Choosing a Nursing Home, Alzheimer’s Unit or Assisted Living Facility||Tuesday, May 10, 2016||[ click here ]|
|Successful Daily Plans for a Person With Alzheimer's disease||Tuesday, June 14, 2016||[ click here ]|
Program and Date
|Anxiety, Aggression and Alzheimer's: Effective Strategies For Difficult Times||[ click here ]|
|Minds in Motion: What’s The Best Way To Exercise Your Brain?||[ click here ]|
|"Overwhelmed? Run, Don’t Walk to Get Help Now!"||[ click here ]|
|Paying For Alzheimer’s Care: What Resources are Available?||[ click here ]|
|Specific Strategies You Can Use Today for Helping People with Memory Loss||[ click here ]|
|Sundowning Sleeplessness and Alzheimer's||[ click here ]|
|Tune In to Music: It is a Powerful Tool||[ click here ]|
Are you too busy to attend an in-person education program? Our Educational Program by Phone are designed for busy people who aren't able to attend a program outside of their home or office. Registration is easy--call or click (see below) and you will receive a toll free number to call, and materials to follow along during the program. Call from your home, office, or car. You can listen in, or if you'd like, you can even ask questions of our expert speakers.
|Making the Move: Choosing a Nursing Home, Alzheimer’s Unit or Assisted Living Facility
Lee Moriarty, CTRS ,
Illinois Pioneer Coalition Founding Board Member and
Consumer Project Manager
Moving our loved ones to a residential facility can be one of the hardest decisions we are faced with. Safety, affordability, quality care, fun and friendship all factor into this important decision. Join us to learn a step by step decision-making process, and receive a workbook that will help guide you through this transition.
|Successful Daily Plans for a Person With Alzheimer's disease
Hadi Pagonis, Manager, Education & Outreach
Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter
If you want to hit a home run when caring for a person with memory loss, it helps to have a game plan that is heavily focused on activities. Being an arm chair quarterback and saying, "Hey, why don't you work on your crafts now?" just won't work. Managing our energy while helping the person with memory loss to be actively engaged will bring satisfaction and fun to all. Join us to score some strategies for fun!