Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Foundation of America

Education and Resource Center

AFA’s Education and Resource Center offers a variety of programs and services to individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease, family and professional caregivers and the general public.  Through its Care Connection Series, AFA provides:

  • Integrative Therapeutic Programming which helps encourage socialization and fun, highlighting the importance of meaningful and quality living. Programming has included music, art, dance and pet therapy sessions.
  • Educational Classes which provide the general care community an opportunity to build their skills and remain informed healthcare consumers. Class topics have included learning how to become an advocate for your loved one in a care setting, health literacy, estate planning, reverse mortgages and scam prevention.  
  • Wellness Classes which assist care partners in taking care of themselves, and have included topics such as stress management and self-care.

AFA’s Education and Resource Center is located in New York City (322 8th Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001).  For more information, please call AFA at 866-232-8484.

AFA’s Upcoming FREE Community Classes:

To protect the health and safety of our participants and staff during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, AFA’s community classes will be held online through our Facebook page,  Visit the page at the following dates/times to take part.

April 8- Mindful Meditation (2:30 pm ET)

April 9- Technology Class: Staying Connected (2:30 pm ET)

April 10- Broadway Concert (2:30 pm ET)

April 11- Art with Emily (2 pm ET)

April 12- Self-care Sunday: Caregiver Stress Reduction Series (12 pm ET)

April 13- Chinese Brush Painting (2:30 pm ET)

April 14- Music with Ariel (2:30 pm ET)

April 15- Chair Yoga & Meditation (2:30 pm ET)

April 16- Technology Class: How-To-Zoom (2:30 pm ET)

April 17- Art with Emily (2:30 pm ET)

April 18- Barre Fitness (2 pm ET)