Education Hour Programs - Online

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Join us for our free online learning sessions on ZOOM! Alzheimer Society of Huron Perth Public Education Coordinators Jeanette Sears and Christy Bannerman will cover the topics we are most often asked about - Dementia Basics, Brain Health, and more. View our list of topics and dates - and register today!

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For more information about our education programs, contact: 
Clinton site: Jeanette Sears or call 519-482-1482/1-800-561-5012
Perth site: Christy Bannerman or call 519-271-1910 / 1-888-797-1882

Dementia 101 - July 5

Tuesday, July 5: 10 - 11:00 am 

A dementia diagnosis is live changing - but you don't have to deal with it alone. We have education and resources designed for you. This session is a starting point in understanding what dementia is, what to expect, and next steps in your journey. If you only attend one education session, make it this one!

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Health Academy: Nourish - July 7

Thursday, July 7: 10 - 11:00 am

Our new Brain Health Academy series takes a deeper dive into lifestyle choices to boost your brain health. “Nourish” looks at the best food options to keep our brain functioning at its best.

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012. 

Brain Health 101 - July 7

Thursday, July 7: 1:30 pm.

Learn how to incorporate healthy brain choices into your everyday life - including some of the latest research on nutrition and exercise. Everyone can benefit – you are never too young or too old!

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.

Focus on Care-Givers - July 7

Thursday, July 14: 12 - 1:00 pm

Join Christy and share your concerns: Feeling fatigued? Frustrated? Guilty? Let's talk!

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking hereFor more information, email [email protected] or call 519-271-1910/ 1-888-797-1882. 

What is Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)? - July 12

Tuesday, July 12: 10 - 11:00 am

Learn What MCI is and how is it different than dementia. We will also discuss resources available at the Alzheimer Society of Huron County. 

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012. 

Brain Health Academy: Replenish - July 14

Thursday, July 14: 10 - 11:00 am

Our new Brain Health Academy series takes a deeper dive into lifestyle choices to boost your brain health. “Replenish” explores sleep, rest, and mindfulness – how “stilling the mind” boosts our brain functioning.

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected]  or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012. 

Brain Health Academy: Connect and Engage - July 21

Thursday, July 21: 10 - 11:00 am

Our new Brain Health Academy series takes a deeper dive into lifestyle choices to boost your brain health. “Connect and Engage” looks at the importance of social connection and a sense of discovery as key elements in brain health.

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email [email protected]  or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012. 

Brain Health Academy: Move - July 28

Thursday, July 28: 10 - 11:00 am

Our new Brain Health Academy series takes a deeper dive into lifestyle choices to boost your brain health. “Move” looks at the overwhelming evidence that staying active is a key ingredient to a healthy body, and a healthy brain.

This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email  j[email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.