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Live Webinars

Live Webinars

Use your internet connected computer or tablet to participate in a live presentation. View previously recorded webinar sessions.

Telephone conference lines for each webinar are also provided.

This webinar will focus on providing participants with the knowledge of how communication can change over the course of the disease and ways to supportively communicate with a person living with dementia.

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Thu, 4 Feb 2021, 6:00 PM (EST)

Gain practical tips and strategies for providing support from a distance while exploring the unique issues and challenges of long distance caregiving.

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Thu, 25 Mar 2021, 6:00 PM (EST)

This set of two educational workshops aims to give care partners an overview of issues related to long-term care (LTC). The goal is for care partners to learn about how the decision for LTC could have an impact on them, understand the application process and to learn to cope with the transition. Family members may choose to attend any or both sessions.

 

Part One: Considering Long-Term Care 
Part Two: Adjusting to Long-Term Care

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Fri, 5 Feb 2021, 10:00 AM (EST)

Upcoming sessions : Fri, 12 Feb 2021, 10:00 AM (EST)

Learn about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, how to reduce risk factors and how the Alzheimer Society can help.

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Fri, 4 Dec 2020, 12:00 PM (EST)

Upcoming sessions : Tue, 12 Jan 2021, 10:00 AM (EST)

Upcoming sessions : Mon, 18 Jan 2021, 10:00 AM (EST)

This webinar will focus on providing caregivers with strategies to providing care while in isolation.  It will also highlight important COVID-19 precautions and guidelines along with the implications in caring for someone living with dementia.  

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Tue, 15 Dec 2020, 1:00 PM (EST)

This live webinar is to help family caregivers develop and participate in meaningful activities with their family member or friend with dementia.

Explore the unique challenges of celebrating holidays and special occasions. Gain practical planning tips, including strategies to promote meaningful communication with the person with dementia.

Language: English

Improve home safety by learning strategies to help promote a safer living environment for the person with dementia.

Language: English

 

Upcoming sessions : Thu, 10 Dec 2020, 2:00 PM (EST)

Upcoming sessions : Thu, 25 Feb 2021, 12:00 PM (EST)

This webinar will review major milestones in Alzheimer's Disease and summarize trends in ongoing research happening worldwide. 

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Wed, 16 Dec 2020, 1:00 PM (EST)

Reduce your caregiver stress by exploring the different types of caregiver stress and coping strategies, increasing awareness of the importance of self care and learning about supportive services.

Language: English

Upcoming sessions : Thu, 14 Jan 2021, 12:00 PM (EST)