Education Hour Programs - Online

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Join us for our free online learning sessions on ZOOM! Alzheimer Society of Huron County Public Education Coordinator Jeanette Sears 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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Types of Dementia - January 27, Afternoon

Thursday, January 27 from 1:30 - 2:30 pm. - AFTERNOON SESSION

What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia? This session provides an introduction to the most common types of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease, Vascular, Lewy Body, Frontal Temporal, and mixed dementia.

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.

Types of Dementia - January 27, Evening

Thursday, January 27 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm. - EVENING SESSION

What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia? This session provides an introduction to the most common types of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease, Vascular, Lewy Body, Frontal Temporal, and mixed dementia.

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.

Memory and Aging Program™ - starts February 2

Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16 and 23: 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

The Memory & Aging Program™ is for anyone interested in learning about memory changes that may occur with age. We focus on strategies to improve everyday memory performance. 

The Memory and Aging Program is comprised of 4 weekly 2-hour sessions and requires you to pre-register by clicking here.  Contact [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012 for more information.

Still Alice - Awareness Month Community Reads 

Wednesday, February 2,  7 - 8:00 pm

Join the Huron County Library and the Alzheimer Society of Huron County for a special, one-night virtual book club to discuss Still Alice by Lisa Genova. Alzheimer Society staff will also be available to share information about the realities of living with Alzheimer's disease and to answer questions.

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 Changes: 8 A's of Dementia - February 3, Afternoon

Thursday, February 3 from 1:30 - 2:30 pm - AFTERNOON SESSION

This session explains common cognitive changes people with dementia experience. We will describe these changes as a shift in perception - a shift in the way many people with dementia see and navigate the world.

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 Changes: 8 A's of Dementia - February 3, Evening

Thursday, February 3 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm - EVENING SESSION

This session explains common cognitive changes people with dementia experience. We will describe these changes as a shift in perception - a shift in the way many people with dementia see and navigate the world.

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.

Communication Tips - February 10, Afternoon

Thursday, February 3, 1:30 - 2:30 pm.- AFTERNOON SESSION

Learn how communication changes due to dementia can affect day-to-day experiences – and some starting points to improve connections.

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.

Communication Tips - February 10, Evening

Thursday, February 3, 7 - 8:00 pm - EVENING SESSION

Learn how communication changes due to dementia can affect day-to-day experiences – and some starting points to improve connections.

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 - March 10

Thursday, March 10, 10:00 - 11:00 am.

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.

What is Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)? - March 24

Thursday, March 24: 10:00 - 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.