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Living with Alzheimer’s


3 week Educational program
For People with Early Stage Alzheimer’s or Related Dementias.
  • Simultaneous program for care partners.


Cost: Free

Description:

The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is life-changing and leads to many questions. What will this mean for me and my family? How do I plan for the future? Where can I get the help I need?

Living with Alzheimer’s: For People with Early Stage Alzheimer’s or Related Dementias and a simultaneously class, Living with Alzheimer’s: For Care Partners of the Early Stage Person, 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.

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

Pre-registration is required by filling the form below or by phone or email. See below for more details. For information and support 24 hours a day, contact the Alzheimer’s Association at info@alz.org or call 1.800.272.3900.

Date and time:

Date Time Location Map
Class 1: March 3
Class 2: March 12
Class 3: March 19
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
3:00 - 5:00 p.m
Chatham Public Library
600 E Spruce St,
Chatham, IL
Register online
Phone: 217.801.9356
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Fields in bold are required.

Name of Person with Diagnosis:
Address:   
City and State:
Zip Code:      
Phone:
E-Mail:       

Name of Accompanying Family Member:
Address: (if different from above)

Additional Family Members: (provide list of names and addresses if different from above)

Person with Diagnosis information: 

Is the person aware of the diagnosis and able to engage in conversations about the diagnosis?:  Yes No
Date of Diagnosis: 
Age at Diagnosis:
What is the diagnosis?

What is your top concern?

Program Date / Location:


For verification purposes, please enter the numbers you see below:  (required) 

Re-enter code below:  (required) 

158936372


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.