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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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Brain Health 101 - December 9

Thursday, December 9,  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 hereFor more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Health 101 - January 19

Wednesday, January 19, 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 hereFor more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.

What is Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)? - January 26

Wednesday, January 26: 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 hereFor more information, email [email protected] or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012. 

10 Warning Signs - January 20, Afternoon

Thursday, January 20  from 1:30 - 2:30 pm - AFTERNOON SESSION

10 Warning Signs: Should I be Worried?  – Learn to identify common early signs of dementia and explore the difference between early signs of dementia and common age-related memory changes. Mild Cognitive Impairment is also introduced.

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.

10 Warning Signs - January 20, Evening

Thursday, January 20  from 7:00 - 8:00 - EVENING SESSION

10 Warning Signs: Should I be Worried?  – Learn to identify common early signs of dementia and explore the difference between early signs of dementia and common age-related memory changes. Mild Cognitive Impairment is also introduced.

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, 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. There is $25 workbook fee that can be paid for in-person or by phone.  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

Thursday, February 3, 1:30 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

Thursday, February 3, 7:00 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.