Alzheimer's
Foundation of America

AFA Fireside Chat: Health Care Disparities for Veterans

Episode 6: Health Care Disparities for Veterans Veterans may be at a higher risk for developing a dementia-related illness later in life, based on their military experiences. This episode will discuss factors that can increase a veteran's risk for dementia, the impact of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and depression on […]

AFA Teal Room: Cooking with Melissa – No-Bake Oatmeal Bars

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Let’s get in the kitchen and cook something good for our soul and brain health! In this 4-week series, you will join Melissa Gallagher-Cashman, CTRS, CDP, CADDCT, CMDCP, NASM-CPT, for a wonderful cooking program, focusing on brain healthy foods and how to incorporate them into […]

Educational Webinar: Ambiguous Loss

Educational Webinar: Ambiguous Loss Presented by: Laurel Gumpert June 24, 2022 1-2pm EST   Click here to register   Ambiguous loss is a widely experienced phenomenon yet rarely spoken about. Ambiguous loss is a type of loss that occurs without reaching emotional closure or clear understanding, which can often complicate the grieving process. Ambiguous loss […]

AFA Teal Room: Relax & Refresh – “Tranquil Beach Day”

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Join AFA for a relaxing and meditative themed experience! In this virtual community class, relaxing images and soft music will guide you into calm state. Use this time to decompress and release anything that no longer serves you. This week’s theme is “Tranquil Beach Day.” […]

AFA Teal Room: Recreation with Rebecca

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Join Recreational Therapist Rebecca Gonzalez for a creative and relaxing recreational therapy session! In this virtual activity, you will learn how to press flowers and to use them in creative ways. Supplies flowersbaking sheetsironMod Podgeobject/surface to put the pressed flowers on (Rebecca will be using […]

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Facebook Popup with Jackie: Motivation Monday

Start your Mondays with a motivational quote from AFA! Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, will stream live on AFA’s Facebook page for approximately 5-10 minutes. This event will take place on AFA’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/AlzheimersFoundationofAmerica.

AFA Teal Room: Chinese Brush Painting

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Join award-winning Chinese brush painter, Jade Lam, for a virtual Chinese brush painting class. This class introduces basic concepts and […]

AFA Teal Room:  Rock ‘n Fit

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Join AFA’s Jackie Gatto, MS, R-DMT, LCAT-LP, CDP, for a low-impact, Rock n’ Roll themed virtual fitness class! You […]

AFA Teal Room: Cooking with Melissa — Summer Salads

This event will take place at the AFA Teal Room: www.alzfdn.org/afatealroom. Let’s get in the kitchen and cook something good for our soul and brain health! Join Melissa Gallagher-Cashman, CTRS, CDP, CADDCT, CMDCP, NASM-CPT, for a wonderful cooking program, focusing on brain healthy foods and how to incorporate them into your diet every day! Each […]