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March
9
2015
Mon
     Event: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease
Location: Foster Library 4060 S 144th St Tukwila, WA 98168
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Is dementia a normal part of aging? What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia? This class will answer these questions and cover the basics, including risk factors, diagnosis, stages of Alzheimer’s, treatments, and resources. We will also discuss the benefits of early detection.    

 

The one-hour class briefly reviews risk factors, types of dementia, and how the brain is affected by Alzheimer’s disease.  The two-hour class covers these topics in more detail.

Please RSVP to 206-242-1640

 

Please note: this presentation is appropriate for the person with mild memory loss but not for the person with moderate or advanced memory loss.

Continuing Education Credits Available

March
17
2015
Tue
     Event: The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
Location: Redmond Senior Center 8703 160th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052
Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Is dementia a normal part of aging? What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia? This class will answer these questions and cover the basics, including risk factors, diagnosis, stages of Alzheimer’s, treatments, and resources. We will also discuss the benefits of early detection.    
 
The one-hour class briefly reviews risk factors, types of dementia, and how the brain is affected by Alzheimer’s disease.  The two-hour class covers these topics in more detail.

Please RSVP to 425-556-2388
 
Please note: this presentation is appropriate for the person with mild memory loss but not for the person with moderate or advanced memory loss.
Continuing Education Credits Available
March
21
2015
Sat
     Event: 10 Warning Signs: Early Detection Matters
Location: Burien Library 400 SW 152nd St, Burien, WA 98166
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

What is the difference between typical age-related memory changes and Alzheimer’s disease? How do I know if I need to be concerned about myself or a loved one? What steps should I take if I think there might be a problem?
 
This class will answer these questions and more. We will discuss the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s, why early detection is important, and how Alzheimer’s is diagnosed. We will also touch briefly on risk factors for Alzheimer’s and related dementias as well as the role of genetics in Alzheimer’s disease.  
 
Please RSVP to 206-243-3490
 
Please note: this presentation is appropriate for the person with mild memory loss but not for the person with moderate or advanced memory loss.
Continuing Education Credits Available
March
25
2015
Wed
     Event: Five Take Away Activities
Location: Life Care Center of Puyallup 511 10th Ave SE, Puyallup WA 98372
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This session provides the caregiver with the tools to create easy, practical and inexpensive activities for the person with dementia. It focuses on five areas: activity stations, music, reminiscence, food, and the activity bag.
 
Please RSVP to 253.301.6464
March
26
2015
Thu
     Event: Five Take-Away Activities
Location: Bellevue YMCA 14230 Bel-Red Rd, Bellevue, WA 98007
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

This session provides the caregiver with the tools to create easy, practical and inexpensive activities for the person with dementia. It focuses on five areas: activity stations, music, reminiscence, food, and the activity bag.

Please RSVP to 425.688.5806

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