Please join us for free live webinars in January!

Until we can safely offer in-person Education seminars, we are excited to announce that we are offering the following live webinars!

These meetings are ONLY for family & friends caring for people with dementia.


Upcoming Monthly Education Meetings

View previously recorded meetings

Monday, February 8
Topic: Moving your Relative to A Nursing Home
Register online


For Family and Friends of People with Dementia


Understanding Dementia for Caregivers
A safe, comfortable place to learn about dementia and the resources and services that can help you cope with the challenges today while you plan for the future. Registration is required by calling our Helpline at (646) 744-2900.

Friday, January 8, 2021
10:00am - 12:00 PM

Tuesday, January 19
5:30-7:00 PM

Tuesday, January 26 (En Espanol)
5:30-7:00 PM

Legal & Financial Seminars
Volunteer elder law attorneys acquaint family members with the legal and financial issues associated with planning and long-term care. Prior attendance at an Understanding Dementia seminar is recommended. Registration is required by calling our Helpline at (646) 744-2900.

Monday, January 4
12:00-1:30 PM

Monday, January 25
5:30-7:00 PM

Medicaid Home Care Seminars
Caregivers are guided through the application process for Medicaid home care service in New York City for a person with dementia. Prior attendance at a Legal & Financial Seminar is required. Registration is required by calling our Helpline at (646) 744-2900.

Thursday, January 7              
5:30-7:00 PM


Family Caregiver Workshop

A four-part interactive program designed to improve the quality of life of a family caregiver and the person with dementia. Topics covered include: Understanding Dementia, Effective Communication Strategies, All Behaviors Have Meaning, Safety in the Home, Caring for the Caregiver, and Designing Strength-Based Activities. Registration is required by calling our Helpline at (646) 744-2900.

Fridays, January 8, 15, 22, 29                                  
12:00 PM-3:00 PM


Virtual Dementia Care Training for Professionals

Our Virtual Dementia Care Training for Professionals specifically aims to empower direct care workers from a variety of settings to provide the highest quality of care to persons with dementia. This program is open to direct care staff who are paid to provide hands-on care to individuals, and is available in English, Spanish and Chinese. Call our Helpline at 646-744-2900 for schedule.

Pre-recorded Webinars
  • Understanding Dementia for Caregivers
  • Understanding Dementia for Caregivers (In Spanish)
  • Legal and Financial Seminar
  • Medicaid Home Care Seminar
    Please call our Helpline at (646) 744-2900 to register.
  • Fun Activities for the Person with Dementia..and Finding Time for Yourself
    Register to watch
  • Navigating the Medicaid Home Care System
    Register to watch
  • Home Care in the Time of COVID-19
    Register to watch

Technology and Caregiving:

  • Care Partners - Click here to watch Dr. Sara J. Czaja, Director of the Center on Aging and Behavioral Research at the Weill Cornell Medicine Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, discuss caregiving and introduce Care Partners, an innovative technology-based program designed to improve the quality of life of caregivers and individuals with early stage dementia

We plan to add more in the coming days and weeks, so please check this page often.


Understanding Dementia for Caregivers

A safe, comfortable place to learn about dementia and the resources and services that can help you cope with the challenges today while you plan for the future.

For detailed information, please click here.


Legal & Financial Seminars

Volunteer elder law attorneys acquaint family members with the legal and financial issues associated with planning and long term care.

For detailed information, please click here.


Medicaid Home Care Seminars

Caregivers are guided through the application process for Medicaid home care service in New York City for a person with dementia.

For detailed information, please click here.


Monthly Educational Meeting

Meeting topics change monthly based on questions received from caregivers. Past topics have included: Dementia and Driving, Activities for People with Dementia, Managing Challenging Behaviors, and Early Stage Issues.

For upcoming monthly education meetings, please click here.


Family Caregiver Workshops

A ten-hour, interactive program designed to improve the quality of life of a family caregiver and the person with dementia. Topics covered include: Understanding Dementia, Effective Communication Strategies, All Behaviors Have Meaning, Safety in the Home, Caring for the Caregiver, and Designing Strength-Based Activities.

For detailed information, please click here.


Dementia Care Training for Professional Caregivers

A six-week, nationally recognized program that specifically aims to help direct care workers provide the highest quality of care to persons with dementia.

For detailed information, please click here.


Support Group Leader Training

An opportunity for health care professionals and former caregivers to learn how to lead caregiver or early stage groups.

For detailed information, please click here.