Monday, August 13 | 6pm

Design for Dementia: Safety In Your Home

  • Learn how design can increase function, safety, mobility,
    and well-being.
  • Explore hallmarks of dementia-friendly designs and how they can make caregiving easier.
  • Understand the connection between home safety, furnishings, flooring, and memory cueing.

Speaker:
Rosemary Bakker, MS. Certified Interior Designer, Dementia Specialist and Gerontologist, Published Author, AARP blogger, and President of Age-Friendly Design, Inc.

Register: please call our 24-hour Helpline (646) 744-2900.


Monday, September 10 | 6pm

Staying Alert: Early Signs of Dementia and How to Keep Your Brain Healthy

  • Learn to differentiate signs of normal aging, versus early signs of dementia.
  • Discover how to maximize your brain health.
  • Review resources that can support your cognitive concerns.

Speaker:
Anne C. Sansevero, RN, MA, GNP, CCM Aging Life Care® Professional, Founder & CEO, HealthSense LLC

Register: please call our 24-hour Helpline (646) 744-2900.


Monday, Ocotber 1 | 6pm

Staying Alert: Lewy Body Dementia: One of the Most Common Diseases You've Never Heard Of

  • How is LBD different from Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease?
  • Why is it often misdiagnosed?
  • What kind of support is available for caregivers in NYC?

Speaker:
Norma Loeb, Founder & Executive Director, Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center of New York
Dr. Judith C. Ahronheim, MD, MSJ, Internist and Geriatrician

Register: please call our 24-hour Helpline (646) 744-2900.