Alzheimer's
Foundation of America

Virtual Community Class: Virtual Museum Visit & Craft

Join Terry Daly, Director of Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden to see what life was like in the 19th-century! In this virtual community class, you will learn about the beautiful Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, explore 19th-century kitchen chores, and create your own aromatherapy sachet! To protect the health and safety of our […]

Activity Tip for the Weekend: Virtual Fashion Show

All dressed up and nowhere to go? Let’s have some fun, tap into your playful side, and organize a virtual fashion show this weekend! Find some of your fanciest frocks or silliest suits and invite your loved ones to join in too! In this activity tip, Jackie will provide you with some fun tips to […]

Virtual Community Class: Music with Monique & Stephen

Therapeutic rhythm making is a versatile, easily accessible, fun way to reduce stress, boost the immune system and increase socialization! Join Monique & Stephen from SoulWorks Rhythm® for a rhythm-filled and creative music-making experience! Grab some common household items and create music from the comfort of your home. To protect the health and safety of […]

Virtual Community Class: Craft Corner with Rebecca

Week #1 - Positive Message Rocks: Join Rebecca, a Long Island-Based Artist and Therapeutic Recreation Student from Cortland University, for a 4-week craft series. In this therapeutic craft series, we will explore a variety of craft projects to enhance well-being and have some fun! In today’s session, we will create Positive Message Rocks. These rocks […]

Activity Tip of the Week

Let’s check out the starlit sky this week! There is so much to see, if we just look up! For this week’s activity tip, Jackie will give you some information on what to look out for, when stargazing this week and the rest of the month. May 12 - Jupiter & The Moon May 14 […]

Virtual Community Class: Chinese Brush Painting

Join award-winning Chinese brush painter, Jade Lam for a virtual Chinese Brush Painting class. This class introduces basic concepts and techniques of Chinese brush painting, with a focus on breath-taking landscapes. Join in for a relaxing virtual class filled with artistic expression, appreciation, and creativity! To protect the health and safety of our participants and […]

Virtual Community Class: Art with Margalit

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, www.facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica. Visit the page at the listed event date/time to take part.

Care Connection Webinar: Genetic Testing for Dementia in the Era of Precision Medicine

This webinar will focus on how to identify who is most at risk for having a hereditary dementia, and discuss genetic counseling and genetic testing protocols.  Discussion will include: Explaining the difference between sporadic and familial disease history. Describing the benefits and limitations related to diagnostic and predictive genetic testing. Detailing what is involved when […]

Activity Tip for the Weekend

This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/alzheimersfoundationofamerica.

Virtual Community Class: Ukelele with Drew

Join Drew Laney, MT-BC for a fun-filled virtual ukulele lesson! Whether you’re a seasoned ukulele player or a first-timer, Drew will show you some tips and tricks to play this wonderful instrument. No ukulele? No problem! Feel free to enjoy this class by singing along! To protect the health and safety of our participants and […]