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Normal Aging vs. Dementia – What’s the Difference?

Anchorage Senior Activity Center (ASAC)

Normal Aging vs. Dementia – What's the Difference? This workshop helps care partners understand and recognize the differences between “normal” and “not-normal” aging, and addresses typical issues that occur throughout […]

What Is It Like to Have Dementia? webinar

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

What Is It Like to Have Dementia? Professional Webinar Tuesday, April 23 @ 12:00 PM –1:00 PM . You Might Also Be Interested In

Alive Inside — Special Movie Presentation

Fairbanks, AK — in-person meeting

Alive Inside Fairbanks Special Event Tuesday, April 23, @ 12 PM - 1:30 PM ALIVE INSIDE is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover […]

Alzheimer’s and Dementia – What’s the Difference?

Anchorage Senior Activity Center (ASAC)

Alzheimer's and Dementia – What's the Difference? What is Alzheimer’s? What is dementia? Join us for an informative session about Alzheimer’s disease and the other disorders that cause dementia symptoms. We’ll cover the general definitions, diagnostic processes, and provide valuable resources to assist you along the way. We understand you may be worried but you […]

Assisted Living: If, When, and How

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Assisted Living: If, When, and How Making the decision with or for a care partner to move into an assisted living home or a new residence can be difficult. Join us for a discussion about if the time might be right, what options are available in the community, and how to prepare for the move. […]

Common Challenges Faced by Dementia Care Partners – webinar

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Common Challenges Faced by Dementia Care Partners This is an online webinar — available Statewide in Alaska As care partners it can be difficult to cope with and understand the behavior changes and challenges associated with dementia, such as: refusing care, repetition, shadowing, sundowning, delusions, agitation and other trying situations. Join us to learn practical […]

Activity Box Ideas for People Living with Dementia – webinar

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Activity Box Ideas for People Living with Dementia Professional Webinar Tuesday, May 7, @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM . People with dementia need activities where they can feel productive and engaged. Being engaged in a successful activity reduces agitation, anxiety and boredom. Activity boxes have many benefits such as preserving fine motor skills, providing […]

Event Series Alaska Legal Services Consult

Free Legal Consultation

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Free Legal Consultation A partnership of Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska and Alaska Legal Services Corporation Free 30-minute, phone consultations, Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM⠀& Next month: Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM As dementia progresses, a person often needs more care and oversight than can safely be provided at home. What are your options and how […]

Virtual Dementia Tours

Fairbanks, AK — in-person meeting

Virtual Dementia Tours . You Might Also Be Interested In .

Helpful Tips and Strategies for Managing Memory Loss

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Helpful Tips and Strategies for Managing Memory Loss —OR— Memory loss can interfere with a person’s ability to manage their everyday tasks. Multitasking, personal care, following directions, and keeping track of times, dates and other information can be challenging. This presentation will offer creative ways to support a person living with early to moderate dementia […]

Activity Box Ideas for People Living with Dementia – webinar

Fairbanks, AK — in-person meeting

Activity Box Ideas for People Living with Dementia Caregiving 101 Tuesday, May 28, @ 12 PM - 1:00 PM . People with dementia need activities where they can feel productive and engaged. Being engaged in a successful activity reduces agitation, anxiety and boredom. Activity boxes have many benefits such as preserving fine motor skills, providing […]

Helpful Tips and Strategies for Managing Memory Loss

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Helpful Tips and Strategies for Managing Memory Loss —OR— Memory loss can interfere with a person’s ability to manage their everyday tasks. Multitasking, personal care, following directions, and keeping track of times, dates and other information can be challenging. This presentation will offer creative ways to support a person living with early to moderate dementia […]

20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives — A Community Film Presentation (part 1)

Wasilla, AK — in-person meeting

20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives — A Community Film Presentation (part 1) A Special Community Film Presentation & Discussion Tuesday, June 4, @ 1 PM - 2:30 PM Join ARA Mat-Su for part one of a community film presentation & discussion of the 2012 documentary “20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives About Dementia” presented by […]

20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives — A Community Film Presentation (part 2)

Wasilla, AK — in-person meeting

20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives — A Community Film Presentation (part 2) A Special Community Film Presentation & Discussion Thursday, June 6, 2023 @ 1 PM - 2:00 PM Join ARA Mat-Su for part two of a community film presentation & discussion of the 2012 documentary “20 Questions, 100 Answers, 6 Perspectives About Dementia” presented […]

Event Series Alaska Legal Services Consult

Free Legal Consultation

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Free Legal Consultation A partnership of Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska and Alaska Legal Services Corporation Free 30-minute, phone consultations, Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM⠀& Next month: Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM As dementia progresses, a person often needs more care and oversight than can safely be provided at home. What are your options and how […]

The Related Dementias in ADRD

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

The Related Dementias in ADRD —OR— It is widely understood that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one type of progressive dementia. But what are the “related dementias” (RD)? What makes them different? And, in what ways are they alike? Join us for a detailed discussion of the five most commonly identified dementias. Free to attend! Registration […]

The Related Dementias in ADRD

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

The Related Dementias in ADRD —OR— It is widely understood that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one type of progressive dementia. But what are the “related dementias” (RD)? What makes them different? And, in what ways are they alike? Join us for a detailed discussion of the five most commonly identified dementias. Free to attend! Registration […]

Sleep & Dementia

Fairbanks, AK — in-person meeting

Sleep & Dementia Promoting a Good Nights Sleep Many people living with dementia experience a wide array of sleep problems. There are many possible causes of sleep changes and issues may include waking up many times during the night, staying awake longer, sundowning, and day-time sleepiness. Join us to better understand what contributes to sleep […]

Event Series Alaska Legal Services Consult

Free Legal Consultation

Alaska Statewide – online via Zoom AK, United States

Free Legal Consultation A partnership of Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska and Alaska Legal Services Corporation Free 30-minute, phone consultations, Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM⠀& Next month: Tuesday, 10 AM— 1 PM As dementia progresses, a person often needs more care and oversight than can safely be provided at home. What are your options and how […]

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