Online Education During Covid-19
Free On-line Education during COVID-19
We are offering various learning opportunities online to help families and friends continue to stay connected and enhance their knowledge of dementia. These programs will be hosted by one of our Public Education team members and all participants will have the chance to ask questions.
The online platform we use is called Zoom. It is safe and easy to install.
1. If you’ve never used Zoom before, you will need to download
a. For computers Click Here
b. For tablets and smartphones Click Here
If you have any questions about Zoom, please email Olivia at
firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
POSITIVE APPROACH TO CARE
Teepa’s GEMS® for Caregivers
The GEMS® advocate that people living with dementia,
when done with rather than done to and provided with the right
care and setting, can still shine.
Friday, May 15 (2:00 pm) – Click Here
DEMENTIA EDUCATION SERIES
A 4 session learning series for family and friends of persons living with dementia. A base overview to help understand the changes associated with dementia.
Thursday afternoons, May 7 – 28 (1:30pm- 3:30pm) – Click Here
Wednesday mornings, May 6 – 27 (10:00 am- 12:00 pm) – Click Here
Thursday evenings, May 7 – 28 (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm) – Click Here
MIDDLE STAGE EDUCATION SERIES
A three session learning series for family and friends of persons living with dementia who are in the middle stage. Topics include: recognizing middle stage, hands-on care tips, long term care discussion
Monday evenings, May 4 -25 (No class May 18) (6:30pm-8:30pm) – Click here
Tuesday afternoons May 12 – 26 (2:00-4:00 pm) – Click here
LONG TERM CARE INFORMATION SESSION
These three one hour sessions will review tips and ideas to prepare for the move and provide resources for you to review afterward.
Attendees can attend any or all of these sessions.
Considering the Move into Long Term Care (morning session) – (April 15th at 10:30am) – Click Here
Considering the Move into Long Term Care (evening session) – (April 15th at 7:00pm) – Click Here
Preparing for the Day of the Move into Long Term Care (morning session) – (April 29th at 10:30am) – Click Here
Preparing for the Day of the Move into Long Term Care (evening session) – (April 29th at 7:00pm) – Click Here
WEEKLY DEMENTIA SPECIFIC TALKS
These one hour presentations on Tuesday afternoons are open to anyone to join in.
Hosted by a Public Education Coordinator, participants will be able to ask their questions at the end of the presentation.
Dementia Talks – Recreation within the Home
April 7, 2020 (2:00-3:00 pm) – Click Here
Dementia Talks – Visiting During Social Distancing
April 14, 2020 (2:00pm- 3:00pm) – Click Here
Dementia Talks – Communication Tips
April 21, 2020 (2:00pm- 3:00pm) – Click Here
Dementia Talks – Acknowledging Caregiver Fatigue
April 28, 2020 (2:00pm-3:00pm) – Click Here
You can ask your local Public Educator your questions!
Please email them your question(s), and they will reply back with the date and time of your local zoom meeting.
Meetings will be approximately 45 minutes.
Each presentation will be unique and will addresses the questions that had been sent in. Invitations will be sent exclusively to the people who sent in questions!