FREE ONLINE EDUCATION DURING COVID-19
Click here to see the September's scheduled programs at a glance.

Click here to see the October's scheduled programs at a glance.
DEMENTIA SPECIFIC TALKS

These talks offer a little more depth into individual topics. 

 

Teepa Tuesdays
Monthly beginning Tuesday, September 1 10:00-11:00 am

Register Here

 

Who Do I Ask?
September 23, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Here

DEMENTIA EDUCATION SERIES


A 4 session learning series for family and friends of persons living with dementia. A base overview to help understand the changes associated with dementia.

Effective June 1st please join our DES series by registering on the links below. Participants registered in classes with too low an attendance number will be invited to another series.

Friday Mornings, August 14th – September 4th (10:00 am – 12:00 pm)
Register Here

 

Wednesday Evenings, September 9 – 30 (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm)
Register Here

Thursday Mornings, September 10 – October 1 (10 am – 12 pm)
Register Here

EDUCATION FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH DEMENTIA
 

These sessions are focused for persons living with dementia however we invite all to attend. 


Tips & Strategies for Persons Living with Dementia
Monday, August 31st
(1:30 - 2:30 pm)
Register Here
 

Young Onset Dementia –
Tips & Strategies
Wednesday, September 16
( 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm)
Register Here


First Steps (Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk)
Monday mornings,
September 21 - November 2
(11:00 am – 12:15 pm)
Call 1-888-343-1017 to register.

First Steps (Hamilton)
Wednesday Afternoons, September
23–October 28
(2:00 pm – 3:15 pm)
Call 1-888-343-1017 to register.


First Steps (Halton)
Friday Mornings,
September 25 – November 20
(11:00 am – 12:15 pm)
Call 1-888-343-1017 to register.

 

We are offering various learning opportunities online to help families and friends continue to stay connected and enhance their knowledge of dementia. These programs will be hosted by one of our Public Education team members and all participants will have the chance to ask questions.

The online platform we use is called Zoom. It is safe and easy to install.
1. If you’ve never used Zoom before, you will need to download the program.
a. For computers 
Click Here
b. For tablets and smartphones Click Here

2. To join a meeting on Zoom, choose one of the following help sheets.
a. For computers 
Click Here
b. For tablets and smartphones Click Here
c. For telephone Click Here

If you have any questions about Zoom, please email Olivia at pechamilton@alzhh.ca for assistance.

 

MIDDLE STAGE EDUCATION SERIES


A three session learning series for family and friends of persons living with dementia who are in the middle stage. Topics include: recognizing middle stage, hands-on care tips, long term care discussion.

Effective June 1st please join our Middle Stage series by registering on the links below. Participants registered in classes with too low an attendance number will be invited to another series.

Monday afternoons, September 14 -28
(1:00 pm – 3:00 pm)
Register Here

CARE IN THE LATER STAGES

Wednesday morning, September 30 (10:30am-12:00pm)

Call 1-888-343-1017 to register.

 

DISCOVER AND LEARN

Join us for our Discover and Learn Events in partnership with RBC

Tax Efficient Investing in Retirement
(Wednesday, September 9th, 2:00 pm)

Planning and Administration

(Wednesday, October 14th, 2:00 pm)

Register in advance for these meetings - Click Here

For full details - Click Here

*After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meetings

LONG TERM CARE

These one hour sessions will review tips and ideas to prepare for the move and provide resources for you to review afterward.
Attendees can attend any or all of these sessions.


Effective June 1st please join our Long Term Care series by registering on the links below. Participants registered in classes with too low an attendance number will be invited to another series.

 

LTC Info Sessions
September 8 & 15 (10:00 am – 11:00 am)

Register Here

STRENGTHEN YOUR MIND

Twice weekly sessions provide valuable & practical information for those wanting to enhance their memory. In partnership with Haldimand County Public Libraries Tuesdays & Thursdays

September 8 through October 15, 2020

1:30—2:30 pm

Register Here

ZOOM Q&A

You can ask your local Public Educator your questions! Please email them your question(s), and they will reply back with the date and time of your local zoom meeting. Meetings will be approximately 45 minutes. Each presentation will be unique and will addresses the questions that had been sent in. Invitations will be sent exclusively to the people who sent in questions!

For:
Brant – Laurie, education@alzbrant.ca
Haldimand Norfolk – Susan, scuming@alzhn.ca
Hamilton – Olivia, PECHamilton@alzhh.ca
Halton – Danielle, PECHalton@alzhh.ca

 

Did you miss a session?  Don't worry about it! 


All of our sessions have been recorded and uploaded to our YouTube page, so you can take advantage of these amazing presentations on YOUR time!

Click one of the links below to jump directly to a desired video
 

Acknowledging Caregiver Burnout

Visiting During Social Distancing 

Communication Tips for Caregivers

Recreation within the Home


During this difficult time, people living with dementia, their care partners and families need your support more than ever to keep these services running. 

Please consider donating today.