Webinars

read

Learn about dementia from anywhere by participating in one of our live webinars – all you need is a computer, tablet or phone!

_X3C9857_WEB.jpg

You can sign up for upcoming webinars below, or review our recorded videos about a range of different topics about living with dementia. You can also subscribe to receive regular webinar updates.

The most recent webinars were Focus on behaviour: Sundowning (late-day confusion) on April 7 and Adjusting to long-term care on April 14.

View our videos in Punjabi and in Cantonese.

How to register

To participate, click on the webinar time that works for your schedule – you'll be provided with instructions on how to sign in. If you register at least 24 hours before a session, you'll also receive an email reminder.

If you have problems connecting to your webinar, please dial WebEx support at 1-888-469-3239. Press option 2 and then option 1 to reach support for WebEx meetings.

Upcoming webinars

Research ready: Cardiovascular risk factors and dementia (with guest speaker Elyn Rowe)
Wednesday, April 21, 2 p.m. PT (60 minutes)

Join local researcher and Alzheimer Society Research Program award recipient Elyn Rowe to learn about cardiovascular risk factors for dementia, including the role of cholesterol and genetics in Alzheimer's disease.
Click this link to register or join

Communication changes
Wednesday, April 28, 2 p.m. PT (60 minutes)

Explore how communication is affected by dementia and learn practical communication strategies.
Click this link to register or join

Equip yourself: Knowledge and skills to help get the support you need
Wednesday, May 5, 2 p.m. PT (60 minutes)

Gain the skills you need to respond to common challenges that families face at key points in the dementia journey such as getting a diagnosis or accessing home support.
Click this link to register or join

An introduction to brain health
Wednesday, May 12, 2 p.m. PT (60 minutes)

It’s never too soon or too late to make changes. Learn strategies to maintain or improve your brain health. .
Click this link to register or join

You can also subscribe to receive regular webinar updates.

For more information

If you have additional questions about our webinars and whether they're suitable for your needs, call the First Link® Dementia Helpline or email [email protected].

Recorded videos

We host regular webinars on a range of topics related to living with dementia. You can access a selection of videos from previous webinars divided by theme.

Learn more
_X3C9840_WEB.jpg

Other dementia education

Learn about the different educational programs that our local Alzheimer resource centres can offer to help educate and empower people living with dementia and their families and friends.

Learn more
_X3C9784_WEB.jpg