Events for the General Public

7 Nov

Webinar: Caregiver Stress

2019-07-21T02:21:08-04:00

Explore types of coping strategies, increase awareness of the importance of self care and learn about supportive services.

For family caregivers related to a person living with dementia

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

 To REGISTER:

Go to our NEW online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 

Webinar: Caregiver Stress2019-07-21T02:21:08-04:00
4 Nov

Supportive Communication (Cantonese)

2019-07-21T02:21:08-04:00

Increase your knowledge of how Alzheimer’s disease may affect a person with dementia’s ability to communicate and tips on different approaches to take when communicating with a person with dementia.

Presented in Cantonese by Alzheimer Society of Toronto

For information and to register, please call (416) 493-3333

 

Supportive Communication (Cantonese)2019-07-21T02:21:08-04:00
23 Oct

Webinar: Finding Joy and Humour in Caregiving

2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00

This interactive workshop is for family members and related caregivers of people living with dementia. Learn strategies and approaches for incorporating joy and humour in caregiving. Create opportunities for joy and looking at the lighter side of caregiving.

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: Finding Joy and Humour in Caregiving2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00
21 Oct

Webinar: Navigating the Dementia Care System

2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP covered services, respite services, financial assistance and tax credits.

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

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

Step 1: Access your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

This webinar is for family caregiver of person living with dementia

Webinar: Navigating the Dementia Care System2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00
1 Oct

Webinar: Brain Health

2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00

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 NEW online learning site at www.alzeducate.ca

Step 1: Access your Options

 Step 2: Create an Account

 Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

 This webinar is for everyone.

 

 

Webinar: Brain Health2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00
26 Sep

Webinar: Executive Functions

2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00

Learn to recognize the symptoms of impaired executive functioning and its implications in dementia.

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

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

Step 1: Assess your Options

Step 2: Create an Account

Step 3: Enrol in a webinar

 

Webinar: Executive Functions2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00
26 Sep

Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00

This workshop will review major milestones in Alzheimer’s Disease research and summarize trends in ongoing research happening worldwide.  More specifically, it will help us:

  • Understand the remarkable strides that have been taken by scientists in understanding how Alzheimer’s Disease affects the human brain and how quality of life could be improved among individuals and families affected by the disease;
  • Keep abreast of general trends and future directions in multiple areas of research on Alzheimer’s Disease

Call TPL – Barbara Frum Branch at (416) 395-5440 to register.

Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease Research2019-07-21T02:21:07-04:00
24 Sep

Brain Health (Cantonese)

2019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00

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

Presented in Cantonese by Alzheimer Society of Toronto

For information please call (416) 493-3333

 

 

Brain Health (Cantonese)2019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00
23 Sep

Dementia 101

2019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00

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

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

Registration is required.

Dementia 1012019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00
23 Sep

Dementia 101

2019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00

Location: Reconnect Community Health Services

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

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

Registration is required.

Dementia 1012019-07-21T02:21:06-04:00

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