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Events for the General Public

22 Aug

Webinar: Residents’ Rights in Long-Term Care (For Care Partners)

2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00

This 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. 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.ca
Step 1: Access your Options
Step 2: Create an Account
Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Residents’ Rights in Long-Term Care (For Care Partners)2022-05-26T12:31:43-04:00
9 Aug

Webinar: Family Dynamics and Dementia

2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00

This workshop is for care partners of individuals living with dementia. The focus of the session will be on exploring significant sources of conflict for families dealing with dementia and strategies for assisting families, building on strengths and resilience.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify family dynamics and their effects on families
  • Explore significant sources of conflict for families dealing with dementia
  • Explore strategies for assisting families, building on strength and resilience
  • Develop an understanding of supportive services in the community

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Family Dynamics and Dementia2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00
8 Aug

Webinar: Considering Long-Term Care (for Care Partners)

2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00

This educationall 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. 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options
Step 2: Create an Account
Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Considering Long-Term Care (for Care Partners)2022-05-26T12:31:42-04:00
14 Jul

Webinar: Women and Dementia (for General Public)

2022-05-26T12:31:40-04:00

 

This webinar will provide an overview of the prevalence of dementia among women and discuss some of the sex related risk factors that impact women. 

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site atwww.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Women and Dementia (for General Public)2022-05-26T12:31:40-04:00
13 Jul

Webinar: Dementia 101 for Care Partners

2022-05-26T12:31:40-04:00

This workshop will provide care partners with an overview of Alzheimer’s disease focusing on the importance of early diagnosis and illustrates the progression of the disease. 

For family caregivers related to a person living with dementia.

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Dementia 101 for Care Partners2022-05-26T12:31:40-04:00
4 Jul

Webinar: Supporting Communication (for General Public)

2022-05-26T12:31:38-04:00

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

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase your understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • Recognize the impact has on communication
  • Develop strategies to improve communication

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site atwww.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

 

 

Webinar: Supporting Communication (for General Public)2022-05-26T12:31:38-04:00
21 Jun

Webinar: Overview of Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) and Frontal-temporal Dementia (FTD)

2022-05-26T12:31:37-04:00

This webinar is an opportunity to increase your knowledge of the signs and symptoms that differentiate these two types of dementia from other forms of dementia. It will explore specific characteristics that are intrinsic to Lewy Body Dementia and Frontal Temporal Dementia.

Workshop for everyone.

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Overview of Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) and Frontal-temporal Dementia (FTD)2022-05-26T12:31:37-04:00
21 Jun

Safety Awareness Month – Fire Safety for Seniors/Older Adults (ONLINE)

2022-05-26T12:31:37-04:00

Toronto Fire Services is once again engaging our neighbourhoods and communities in a special effort this JUNE. June is Safety Awareness Month (SAM) and we will be focusing on SENIOR FIRE SAFETY! Seniors remain the fastest growing segment of the population and we want to engage this community to convey messaging and awareness about home fire safety for Seniors! Information about smoke/carbon monoxide alarms, kitchen fire safety, careless smoking, use of candles, emergency planning, and general fire prevention will be available. Whether you live in a bungalow or a high-rise, there is information everyone needs to know to keep safe from fire!

Guest Speaker:

Andrew McCaw is a Fire Prevention Officer/Public Educator with Toronto Fire Services. He has been educating the citizens of Toronto on their rights and responsibility in regards to fire safety for 7 years.  Public education is the first line of defense when it comes to safety and by educating residents on how to be safe, and plan for their own needs, we can prevent emergencies from ever happening in the first place.

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.

 

Safety Awareness Month – Fire Safety for Seniors/Older Adults (ONLINE)2022-05-26T12:31:37-04:00
10 Jun

Webinar: Adjusting to Long Term Care (For Healthcare Providers)

2022-05-26T12:31:36-04:00

 

Learn about strategies to support the person living with dementia and their family or caregiver(s) as they adjust to moving to Long Term Care

For Frontline Healthcare Providers

To REGISTER: Go to our ONLINE LEARNING site at www.alzeducate.ca
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Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Adjusting to Long Term Care (For Healthcare Providers)2022-05-26T12:31:36-04:00
7 Jun

Webinar: Brain Health

2022-05-26T12:31:35-04:00

Learn risk factors of Alzheimer’s disease and strategies to improve and maintain the health of the brain.

Use your computer, internet connection and phone to participate in a live presentation

To REGISTER: Go to our online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

 Step 2: Create an Account

 Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

 

Webinar: Brain Health2022-05-26T12:31:35-04:00

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