Foundation of America

Educating America Tour: Irvine, CA

Hilton Irvine/Orange County 18800 Macarthur Blvd. Irvine, CA

Location: *Doors open at 9am for continental breakfast & memory screenings* *All events are in-person unless otherwise noted. Please do not register if you cannot attend IN-PERSON* OUR SPEAKERS CONFERENCE […]

Macro Level Cultural Consideration in Dementia Care: A Population-Based Approach

Social and Cultural Competence Course LIVE Interactive Webinar In American society, our most vulnerable populations are at a greater risk for morbidity and mortality. This phenomenon is the same for dementia. This LIVE Interactive workshop aims to look at the following three modifiable health factors 1) social determinants of health 2) barriers to care and […]

Free Memory Screenings with AFA and Mount Sinai South Nassau

Mount Sinai South Nassau One Healthy Way, Oceanside, NY, United States

Mount Sinai South Nassau One Healthy WayOceanside, New York 11572United States No appointment required. No minimum age or insurance prerequisites. Parking available in the visitor's lot. What Are Memory Screenings? A memory […]

AFA’s Helpline Forum: The Impact of Alcohol Use

Join social workers from AFA's helpline in a monthly, interactive forum over Zoom. These forums give busy caregivers and those impacted by dementia a weekend opportunity to get information and […]

Free Memory Screenings with Northern Westchester Hospital

Northern Westchester Hospital Chappaqua Crossing, 480 North Bedford Road, Chappaqua, NY 10514 Upon Arrival: Use the 2nd entrance from the right, with the crosswalk leading up to the building's main […]

Educating America Tour: Denver, CO

Fritz Knoebel Events, University of Denver 2044 E. Evans Ave, Denver, Colorado, United States

Location: Fritz Knoebel Event Center, University of Denver 2044 E. Evans AveDenver, Colorado 80208United States *Doors open at 9am for continental breakfast & memory screenings* *All events are in-person unless otherwise noted. […]

Supporting the LGBTQ+ Community in Dementia Care

FREE CE Workshop! 2 CE credits for licensed social workers, certified case managers, and other professions accepting social work CE credits, including New Jersey.   Location: The Watermark at Brooklyn Heights 21 Clark St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 Decades of social movements organized around the acceptance and human rights of LGBTQ+ persons began as a response […]

AFA Fireside Chat: Managing Neuropsychiatric Symptoms

Approximately 90 percent of all individuals living with a dementia-related illness will experience neuropsychiatric symptoms at some point during the progression of their illness. This episode will explain the different types of neuropsychiatric symptoms, how they affect individuals living with dementia, current treatment options, and research efforts into new treatment methods. Episode guest: Jeremy Koppel, […]

Care Connection Webinar: Addressing Behavioral & Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

About 90% of people with dementia will experience behavioral & psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) sometime over the course of their illness. BPSD can be distressing to the person and their caregivers, can affect a person's ability to live independently, and can be dangerous. We will discuss how to assess BPSD and how to manage […]