Alzheimer's Foundation of America

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AFA Education and Resource Center

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322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
866-232-8484 www.alzfdn.org

October 2018

Care Connection Community Class: “I Got Rhythm” Drum Circle

October 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Join music therapist Ariel Weissberger MA, MT-BC, LCAT, from Berko Music Therapy for a memorable creative music experience. Participants will get an opportunity to actively engage in music by playing a percussion instrument of choice including congas, djembe, shakers, and tambourines. Familiar songs will be played live to provide a structural context for the groups music. Previous experience in music is not necessary to fully benefit. Ariel is a board certified music therapist and professional percussionist with vast experience facilitating…

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Care Connection Community Class: Estate Planning: Wills and Trusts

October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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What is the difference between a will and a trust? AFA welcomes the Burner Law Group, P.C. as we gather to discuss the importance of Estate Planning and explain the different document types, including wills and trusts. Click here to register  

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Care Connection Community Class: Ballroom Burn

October 31 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Ballroom burn is light/low impact aerobic dance class that will have you dancing the basics of virtually every Ballroom Dance, from Waltz to Cha-Cha in one fun-filled action packed 45-60 minute class. This class is a great way to engage the mind/body connection while learning and reinforcing the basics of the Waltz, Fox trot, Swing, Merengue, Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba and more. No partner or experience necessary.  Dance instruction by Rhythm Break Cares. Click here to register

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November 2018

Caregiver Education Series: Financial Justice: Know Your Rights

November 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EDT
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Gain a thorough understanding of your rights as they relate to situations of predatory debt collection, bank fraud and identity theft. Presented by New Economy Project Click here to register  

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AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
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One event on February 12, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on March 22, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on May 15, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on June 13, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on July 10, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on August 16, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on September 14, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on October 15, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on November 2, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on December 12, 2018 at 9:00am

AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Click here to register   To learn more about AFA’s facilitators for this course, please click here

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Caregiver Education Series: Brain Health and Wellness

November 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Gain a better understanding of the brain and its function as we age as well as insight into the differences between normal age related  changes in the brain and the more serious decline of dementia related illness.  We will explore how to engage with doctors about brain health concerns, current treatments for cognitive impairment, and steps to best maintain overall brain health and wellness. Click here to register

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Care Connection Coffee Talk: Alzheimer’s Disease and Care Partner Stress

November 13 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am EST
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Sponsored by ComForCare. Click here to register

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Caregiver Education Series: Health Literacy Tips and Tools

November 15 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Learn strategies to communicate the often complex information needed to manage the health and health care, gain insight into health literacy and its impact on health outcomes, and identify health literacy communication pitfalls. Presented by Say Ah! Click here to register

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Caregiver Education Series: Maximizing Your Financial Resources

November 29 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Take home practical tips and concrete tools to help better manage your – or a loved one’s – finances. You will also learn of critical community resources and programs designed to help New Yorkers improve financial security, manage money with confidence, and ultimately, age in communities. Presented by LiveOn NY Click here to register  

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December 2018

AFA Partners in Care: Supporting Individuals Living with Dementia

December 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 12, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on March 22, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on May 15, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on June 13, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on July 10, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on August 16, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on September 14, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on October 15, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on November 2, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on December 12, 2018 at 9:00am

AFA Education and Resource Center, 322 8th Ave Suite 800
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Click here to register   To learn more about AFA’s facilitators for this course, please click here

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