Alzheimer's Association Community Education Sessions

Alzheimer's Association Community Education Sessions

The Alzheimer’s Association® provides care, education, and support to those affected by Alzheimer’s and Dementia and has partnered with the YMCA of the Roses to offer free, 1 hour educational sessions to all members of our community.

These sessions are led by a certified community educator and cover a variety of topics related to Alzheimer’s and Dementia . Each session includes Q&A opportunities for discussion and will provide participants with the most up to date information.

Please see below for a list of education sessions, including a description of the programs and how to register.

Should you have further questions, please contact:

For York County clients, contact Kyle Almoney at [email protected] or call 717-843-7884  x248

For Lancaster County clients, contact Jessica Rodriguez at [email protected] or call 717-464-4000 x1220

Click here to learn more about Alzheimer’s Disease and related disorders

Arthur J Glatfelter YMCA

Arthur J Glatfelter YMCA
7/26/24 - 9/27/24
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Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and how to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Learn basic information on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages, risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptom, plus Alzheimer’s Association resources.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life.  Learn to recognize common signs of the disease in yourself and others and next steps to take, including how to talk to your doctor.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/14/22 4/1/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/26/24
Healthy Living for your Brain and Body - Fr - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Closes
07/26/2024
08/23/24
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia - Fr - 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Register  
Closes
08/23/2024
09/27/24
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s - Fr - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Registration
will open on
07/29/2024

Bob Hoffman Dover YMCA

Bob Hoffman Dover YMCA
8/14/24 - 9/20/24
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Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and how to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Learn basic information on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages, risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptom, plus Alzheimer’s Association resources.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life.  Learn to recognize common signs of the disease in yourself and others and next steps to take, including how to talk to your doctor.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/14/22 8/2/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/14/24
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia - We - 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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09/20/24
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s - Fr - 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Register  
Closes
09/20/2024

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA

The W Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
8/13/24 - 9/18/24
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Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and how to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Learn basic information on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, stages, risk factors, current research and treatments available to address some symptom, plus Alzheimer’s Association resources.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life.  Learn to recognize common signs of the disease in yourself and others and next steps to take, including how to talk to your doctor.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
2/6/22 1/31/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/13/24
Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia - Tu - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Register  
Closes
08/13/2024
09/18/24
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s - We - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Register  
Closes
09/18/2024

Virtual: TEAMS

Arthur J Glatfelter YMCA, Bob Hoffman Dover YMCA, City Center YMCA, Lampeter Strasburg YMCA, The W Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
7/29/24 - 8/14/24
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Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

This program is designed to help you talk with your entire family, including the person with signs of dementia, about some challenging and often uncomfortable topics related to Alzheimer’s and dementia.

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Better understand the most common warning signs of Alzheimer’s and what is normal aging and what is not.

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Science-based recommendations about taking care of our brains and bodies, how small changes build up to healthier habits, learn & discuss strategies individuals can use and share with others driving changes with one’s health and lifestyle.

 

Join Virtually with Teams:

Click Here: Link Directly into Our Virtual Sessions

Your registration email and follow up communications will include the Teams Meeting invitation included.

This class will run virtually through Teams. After registering for the Session you will be emailed directly several resources for assistance with using Teams and how to inquire for additional assistance with the virtual meeting tool.

 

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/24/24 9/20/24 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/29/24
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's - Mo - 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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Closes
08/12/2024
08/14/24
Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body - We - 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Register  
Closes
08/28/2024