Education Hour Programs - Online

Join us for free online learning sessions on ZOOM! Alzheimer Society 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

See our upcoming Memory and Aging Programs here.

Communication Tips - FEB 29

Thursday, February 29 1:30 & 7:00 pm

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

Click here to register for the 1:30 pm session
Click here to register for the 7:00 pm session

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Meaningful Visits - MAR 5

Tuesday, March 5, 1:30 pm

Is there someone in your life living with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia? Do you want to learn how to best support them and make the most of your time together? This session will teach you tips to engage, how to navigate memory changes and confusion and how to foster connection. Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register. 

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Your Journey Starts Here - MAR 6

Wednesday, March 6, 10:00 am

Join Christy Bannerman and Jeanette Sears from the Alzheimer Society Huron Perth for a discussion about resources available for people and families living with dementia in Huron and Perth counties. Find out how you can benefit from what we have to offer. Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register. 

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Health and Happiness - MAR 7

Thursday, March 7, 1:30 pm

Learn more about four key brain chemicals - Dopamine, Oxytocin, Seratonin, and Endorphins - what they do, impact of dementia, and how to boost our levels for our emotional health.

Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register. For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Health - MAR 19

Tuesday, March 19, 1:30 pm

Join us to discuss ways 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! Join us on Zoom. Click here to register. 

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette  or call 1-800-561-5012.

What is MCI? - MAR 26

Tuesday, March 26, 1:30 pm

This session answers common questions about Mild Cognitive Impairment: What is MCI? How is it different than dementia?  What resources are available at the Alzheimer Society Huron Perth? Join us on Zoom. Click here to register.

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette  or call 1-800-561-5012.

Your Journey of Support Starts Here - April 3

Wednesday, April 3, 10:00 am

Join Christy Bannerman and Jeanette Sears from the Alzheimer Society Huron Perth for a discussion about resources available for people and families living with dementia in Huron and Perth counties. Find out how you can benefit from what we have to offer. Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register. 

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Stages of Dementia - April 11

Thursday, April 11: 1:30 pm

Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Research and Medication Updates - April 18

Thursday, April 18: 1:30 pm

Join us on ZOOM. Click here to register.

For more information, email Christy or call 1-800-561-5012.

Dementia Overview - April 25

Thursday, April 25: 1:30 & 7:00 pm

A dementia diagnosis is life 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!  

Click here to register for 1:30 pm program
Click here to register for 7:00 pm program

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette or call 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Health - May 15

Wednesday, May 15: 10:00 am & 7:00 pm

Join us to discuss ways 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! Join us on Zoom. 

Click here to register for the 10:00 am session.
Click here to register for the 7:00 pm session

For more information, email Christy or Jeanette  or call 1-800-561-5012.

10 Warning Signs - May 27

Monday, May 27, 1:30 & 7:00 pm

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. Join us on ZOOM.

For more information, email Jeanette or Christy or call 1-800-561-5012.

Types of Dementia – June 3

Monday, June 3, 1:30 & 7:00 pm

What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia? This session introduces the most common types of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease, Vascular, Lewy Body, Frontal Temporal, and mixed dementia. Join us on Zoom.

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For more information, email Jeanette or Christy or call 1-800-561-5012.

Brain Changes: 8 A's – June 10

Monday, June 10 1:30 & 7:00 pm

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. Join us on ZOOM. 

Click here to register for the 1:30 pm session
Click here to register for the 7:00 pm session

For more information, email Jeanette or Christy or call 1-800-561-5012.