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Events for the General Public

14 Sep

Dementia Research Study – Webinar

2021-07-28T12:32:07-04:00

Join us for an informative webinar to learn more about a research study available on a dementia-related topic. You will have the opportunity to ask questions. 

Research Study Topic:  How do people living with dementia and/or mild cognitive impairment handle self-driving cars? 

Link to register:

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://alzheimersociety.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvc-iqrzwiH9E8WTmqq67g31ILngOZ547p

For more information on the study, visit the Toronto Dementia Network here: https://tdn.alz.to/research_study/investigating-abilities-people-dementia-take-driving-control-conditionally-automated-vehicles/

This webinar is presented in partnership with the Toronto Dementia Research Alliance

 

Dementia Research Study – Webinar2021-07-28T12:32:07-04:00
19 Aug

Dementia 101 for Care Partners – ONLINE

2021-07-28T12:32:02-04:00

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 care partners related to a person living with dementia. 

Topics:

  • Gain a greater understanding of the process of diagnosis and medications available
  • Develop a better, over-all understanding of dementia
  • Increase your knowledge of the stages and progression of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Better the caregiver’s insight into the person with dementia (PWD)
  • Learn about community services and supports
Workshop will be presented using Zoom.
 
Registration is required to receive the Zoom link to participate. 

 

 

 

Dementia 101 for Care Partners – ONLINE2021-07-28T12:32:02-04:00
17 Aug

Brain Health – ONLINE (CANTONESE)

2021-07-28T12:32:00-04:00

This interactive presentation discusses the risk factors of dementia and how healthy lifestyle changes can help improve and maintain the health of the brain.

Learning Objectives:

  •  Understand some of the research findings on reducing the risk of developing dementia
  •  Recognize how lifestyle plays a role in a person’s risk of developing dementia
  •  Commit to take action to reduce the risk of developing dementia
Workshop will be presented online in CANTONESE.
 
To register, please e-mail: caregiver.edu@yeehong.com (indicate the date and topic of the workshop)

 
Brain Health – ONLINE (CANTONESE)2021-07-28T12:32:00-04:00

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