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Banner Alzheimer's Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute offer a wide range of events and classes for patients, caregivers and families. Our events are free unless otherwise noted.

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, contact 602-839-6850 or baiinfo@bannerhealth.com
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, contact 623-832-3248 or bannerresearch@bannerhealth.com.


LifeEnrichmentPrograms
25
June, 2018



Memory Cafe at Tempe Public Library
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534
CommunityEvents
25
June, 2018



Alzheimer’s Disease: Plaques and Tangles Before Memory Loss
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E Willetta Street, Phoenix, AZ 85006
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Can scientists find a way to stop the disease before it ever affects your memory and thinking? Research efforts are now focused on individuals who may be at risk for Alzheimer's but do not show any symptoms as a way to prevent the disease. Join Michael Malek-Ahmadi, PhD, Bioinformatics Scientist at Banner Alzheimer's Institute for this fascinating presentation which will provide an overview of how Alzheimer's disease is defined before symptoms appear and how it is being used to develop preventative therapies. There is no cost to attend. To register click here or call 602-839-3257
SupportGroups
26
June, 2018



Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) West Valley Support Group
Where
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building C, Conference Room, Sun City
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Are you caring for someone with a diagnosis of one of the following conditions (Lewy Body Disease (LBD); Parkinson’s disease with dementia (Memory loss, personality changes); Parkinson’s disease with Alzheimer’s disease? Connect with other families following a similar path and professionals who work with people with Lewy Body Disease on a regular basis. If you want additional information on your person’s illness and support from families on a similar journey, this support group is available. No registration required. Drop-in group.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
26
June, 2018



With Art in Mind
Where
Phoenix Center for the Arts, 1202 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
This weekly program seeks to engage people living with dementia through weekly studio art classes at Phoenix Center for the Arts. Open to anyone living within the early to moderate stages of dementia. Each week will feature a new studio art class program taught by a professional teaching artist. With Art in Mind runs weekly on Tuesdays from 11:00am-12:30pm in the Visual Arts building, Collaboratory classroom unless otherwise specified. For more information and class schedule, Contact the Outreach Department at 602-254-3100 x 307.
SupportGroups
26
June, 2018



Adult Child Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Caring for an aging parent with Alzheimer’s disease/dementia presents many unique challenges for adult children. Knowing that you are not alone can help you find and maintain hope as you support your parent. Come join us to share concerns, learn tips and coping strategies toward successful caregiving. No registration required. Drop-in group.
CaregiverClasses
28
June, 2018



Paying for Care (ALTCS-VA)
Where
Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, Mesa
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
There are options to assist patients and families to offset the cost of long term care for those who qualify. This class will dispel common myths while reviewing eligibility criteria and steps needed to apply. This class will be facilitated by Elder Care Attorney, Emily Kile. Free but registration is required.
SupportGroups
28
June, 2018



East Valley Circle of Friends Support Group
Where
Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, Mesa
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Gain Support & Meet Care Partners of Those with Memory Loss. Often it can be very helpful to talk with others who are going through similar experiences. This support group is for care partners affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. This group is designed to help care partners solve problems and discuss concerns in a supportive setting. Discussions are initiated by care partners and supplemented with occasional formal presentations on relevant topics. No registration required. Drop-in group.
SupportGroups
29
June, 2018



Coffee Talk for People with Parkinson’s and their Care Partners
Where
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Support Group for People with Parkinson’s and their Care Partners.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
02
July, 2018



Memory Cafe
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Memory Café at Tempe Public Library. As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534.
SupportGroups
03
July, 2018



Life Transitions Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
NEW GROUP Life Transitions Support Group: For caregivers whose person has transitioned to residential care or has passed away. No registration required. Drop-in group.
BannerHoliday
04
July, 2018



4th of July Holiday
Where
Time
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Offices closed due to Banner holiday.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
05
July, 2018



JCC Memory Cafe
Where
Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This monthly program is for those with memory loss and their care partners. Held the first Thursday of each month from 10-11:30 am at Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix. Each month has a new theme and includes meaningful and fun activities to engage the participants and stimulate their minds and bodies. A diagnosis of dementia is not required to attend. Open to all. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Learn more: Contact Kathy.rood@jfcsaz.org or call 602-452-4627.
SupportGroups
06
July, 2018



Lewy Body (LBD) Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Are you caring for someone with a diagnosis of one of the following conditions (Lewy Body Disease (LBD); Parkinson’s disease with dementia (Memory loss, personality changes); Parkinson’s disease with Alzheimer’s disease? Connect with other families following a similar path and professionals who work with people with Lewy Body Disease on a regular basis. If you want additional information on your person’s illness and support from families on a similar journey, this support group is available. No registration required. Drop-in group.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
09
July, 2018



Memory Cafe
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Memory Café at Tempe Public Library. As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534
SupportGroups
10
July, 2018



Frontotemporal (FTD) Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Do you have a family member or friend diagnosed with a dementia involving the frontal lobes of the brain: Frontotemporal dementia; Primary progressive aphasia, or strokes in the frontal lobe? If so you are invited to participate in a support system sponsored by Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Hospice of the Valley. The system includes both a monthly support group and an online group for questions and support between meetings. Meetings will be facilitated by Moira Kehayes, Social Worker, LCSW and Maribeth Gallagher, PhD, PNP, Director of Dementia Programs at Hospice of the Valley. No registration required. Drop-in group.
SupportGroups
11
July, 2018



Men Who Care Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Just for men caring for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia. Join us monthly as we share educational and problem-focused solutions for men who are caregivers. No registration required. Drop-in group.
CommunityEvents
11
July, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
CaregiverClasses
11
July, 2018



Fact or Fiction: The Truth about AD
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
When it comes to Alzheimer’s disease, we are constantly bombarded with ads touting the latest, greatest prevention strategy. Join this fun, interactive session as we sort through the ‘noise,’ share the truth about Alzheimer’s disease, where we are and where we’re headed and leave with easy steps you can take to join us in our fight to end Alzheimer’s disease before another generation is lost. Free but registration is required.
CaregiverClasses
12
July, 2018



As Dementia Progresses: Next Steps for Caregivers
Where
Banner Alzheimer's Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
This class outlines the moderate to advanced stages of Alzheimer’s disease/related dementias. Caregivers will learn about expected changes in memory, thinking, mood, behavior and function. Practical strategies are provided to assist caregivers to find success in their efforts. Free but registration is required.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
16
July, 2018



Memory Cafe
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Memory Café at Tempe Public Library. As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534
CaregiverClasses
16
July, 2018



Activities: Filling the Day with Meaning and Purpose
Where
Banner Alzheimer's Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Keeping people with dementia engaged and mentally stimulated is a common concern for caregivers. This class will discuss how to adapt activities as the disease progresses and how to find a variety of stimulating and engaging activities that work in order for the person to have fun and find success. Free but registration is required.
OnlineEducation
18
July, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: First on the Scene
Where
Online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: First on the Scene: What can I learn about dementia from people who respond in crisis. This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 . http://www.banneralz.org/education-events/online-education/dementia-dialogues.aspx
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
23
July, 2018



Memory Cafe
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Memory Café at Tempe Public Library. As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534.
SupportGroups
26
July, 2018



East Valley Caregiver Support Group
Where
Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, Mesa
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Gain Support & Meet Care Partners of Those with Memory Loss. Often it can be very helpful to talk with others who are going through similar experiences. This support group is for care partners affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. This group is designed to help care partners solve problems and discuss concerns in a supportive setting. Discussions are initiated by care partners and supplemented with occasional formal presentations on relevant topics. No registration required. Drop-in group.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
30
July, 2018



Memory Cafe
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Memory Café at Tempe Public Library. As part of Dementia Friendly Tempe, the Memory Café provides a social and resource place for people living with memory loss and their caregivers. Each Monday from 9:30am – 12N, participants meet in the Tempe Learning Center (lower level). Caregivers participate in an education/support session while people with memory loss actively participate in a cognitive engagement program. The program is free of charge and no reservations are required. Information about Dementia Friendly Tempe and its Memory Café can be found at www.tempe.gov/dft or by calling 480-350-8534.
SupportGroups
31
July, 2018



Adult Child Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Caring for an aging parent with Alzheimer’s disease/dementia presents many unique challenges for adult children. Knowing that you are not alone can help you find and maintain hope as you support your parent. Come join us to share concerns, learn tips and coping strategies toward successful caregiving. No registration required. Drop-in group.
SupportGroups
01
August, 2018



Men Who Care Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Just for men caring for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia. Join us monthly as we share educational and problem-focused solutions for men who are caregivers. No registration required. Drop-in group.
CaregiverClasses
01
August, 2018



COMPASS: After the Dementia Diagnosis
Where
Banner Alzheimer's Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This class reviews the basics of dementia from the various types to progression and treatments available. Most importantly, caregivers will learn essential strategies to avoid many of the unwanted behaviors that arise due to the demands of the illness. Free but registration is required.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
02
August, 2018



JCC Memory Cafe
Where
Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This monthly program is for those with memory loss and their care partners. Held the first Thursday of each month from 10-11:30 am at Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix. Each month has a new theme and includes meaningful and fun activities to engage the participants and stimulate their minds and bodies. A diagnosis of dementia is not required to attend. Open to all. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Learn more: Contact Kathy.rood@jfcsaz.org or call 602-452-4627.
SupportGroups
03
August, 2018



Lewy Body (LBD) Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Are you caring for someone with a diagnosis of one of the following conditions (Lewy Body Disease (LBD); Parkinson’s disease with dementia (Memory loss, personality changes); Parkinson’s disease with Alzheimer’s disease? Connect with other families following a similar path and professionals who work with people with Lewy Body Disease on a regular basis. If you want additional information on your person’s illness and support from families on a similar journey, this support group is available. No registration required. Drop-in group.
SupportGroups
07
August, 2018



Life Transitions Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
NEW GROUP Life Transitions Support Group: For caregivers whose person has transitioned to residential care or has passed away. No registration required. Drop-in group.
CaregiverClasses
08
August, 2018



Communication: Avoiding Arguments and Behaviors: Expressing What Words Cannot
Where
Banner Alzheimer's Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This session review changes in communication as dementia progresses and the common mistakes that caregivers make leading to arguments and cover the most common types of behavior problems while posing a variety of solutions that caregivers can easily utilize. Free but registration is required.
CaregiverClasses
08
August, 2018



The Dog Days of Summer: Filling the Day with Meaning
Where
Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Road, Tempe
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Keeping people with dementia engaged and mentally stimulated is a common concern for caregivers, but the added heat of summer adds to this challenge. This class will discuss how to adapt activities as the disease progresses and how to find a variety of stimulating and engaging activities that will help the person to have fun and find success. Free but registration is required.
SupportGroups
14
August, 2018



Frontotemporal (FTD) Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Do you have a family member or friend diagnosed with a dementia involving the frontal lobes of the brain: Frontotemporal dementia; Primary progressive aphasia, or strokes in the frontal lobe? If so you are invited to participate in a support system sponsored by Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Hospice of the Valley. The system includes both a monthly support group and an online group for questions and support between meetings. Meetings will be facilitated by Moira Kehayes, Social Worker, LCSW and Maribeth Gallagher, PhD, PNP, Director of Dementia Programs at Hospice of the Valley. No registration required. Drop-in group.
OnlineEducation
15
August, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat
Where
Online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: Eyes & Ears & Nose & Throat: When it comes to supplementary medical care, what is necessary and how to I make it simple? This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 .
CaregiverClasses
22
August, 2018



Planning Ahead for Caregivers
Where
Banner Alzheimer's Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Alzheimer’s disease/related dementias can last for 8 to 10 years and will require additional help and care as the condition progresses. Caregivers will learn about medical, legal and financial decisions that are needed along with how to find help and pay for care in the home, community and residential settings. Free but registration is required.
SupportGroups
23
August, 2018



East Valley Caregiver Support Group
Where
Mesa Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Road, Mesa
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Gain Support & Meet Care Partners of Those with Memory Loss. Often it can be very helpful to talk with others who are going through similar experiences. This support group is for care partners affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. This group is designed to help care partners solve problems and discuss concerns in a supportive setting. Discussions are initiated by care partners and supplemented with occasional formal presentations on relevant topics. No registration required. Drop-in group.
SupportGroups
28
August, 2018



Adult Child Support Group
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Caring for an aging parent with Alzheimer’s disease/dementia presents many unique challenges for adult children. Knowing that you are not alone can help you find and maintain hope as you support your parent. Come join us to share concerns, learn tips and coping strategies toward successful caregiving. No registration required. Drop-in group.
CommunityEvents
29
August, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Cahill Senior Center, 715 W. Fifth Street, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
LifeEnrichmentPrograms
06
September, 2018



JCC Memory Cafe
Where
Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This monthly program is for those with memory loss and their care partners. Held the first Thursday of each month from 10-11:30 am at Beth El Congregation, 1118 W. Glendale Ave. in Phoenix. Each month has a new theme and includes meaningful and fun activities to engage the participants and stimulate their minds and bodies. A diagnosis of dementia is not required to attend. Open to all. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Learn more: Contact Kathy.rood@jfcsaz.org or call 602-452-4627.
CommunityEvents
12
September, 2018



Alzheimer’s Prevention Research Information Session: GeneMatch
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E Willetta Street, Phoenix, AZ 85006
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The informational session will discuss GeneMatch, a program that has been developed by the Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative for individuals aged 55-75 years with normal memory and thinking abilities who may be interested in participating in Alzheimer’s research studies. We will also discuss the latest in prevention research and clinical trial opportunities that are available at our institute. Registration: Free but registration is required. To register, please call 602-839-6500
OnlineEducation
19
September, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: Love Your Noggin
Where
Online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: Love Your Noggin - How Can I Live a Healthy Brain Lifestyle? This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 .
CommunityEvents
26
September, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, 901 E. Willetta Street, Phoenix
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
CommunityEvents
10
October, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
OnlineEducation
17
October, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: Alzheimer’s Prevention
Where
Online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: Alzheimer's Prevention - What's the latest in Alzheimer's Research? This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 .
OnlineEducation
21
November, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: Wellness
Where
Online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: Wellness - How am I supposed to fit in self-care when I don't have a minute to spare? This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 .
CommunityEvents
27
November, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Cahill Senior Center, 715 W. Fifth Street, Tempe
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
CommunityEvents
12
December, 2018



Banner Brain Health Program
Where
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Your brain is so much more than memory! In this program, learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and, of course, memory. By starting with a discussion of the difference between “normal aging” & something more serious & a self-assessment, the Brain Health Program can act as your personal trainer by teaching you activities to aid in strengthening domains that you want to improve. Also reviewed are lifestyle factors related to brain health. This class is intended for cognitively normal adults. Free but registration is required. Limited to 20 participants.
OnlineEducation
19
December, 2018



Dementia Dialogues: A Year in Review
Where
online
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Topic: A Year in Review - What have we learned about Alzheimer's and where are we going? This webinar/teleconference series will parallel the monthly Beacon newsletter and expand upon important topics that are our readers have requested in the comfort of your own space. Each webinar/teleconference is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10 – 10:30am (AZ time). To register, visit www.banneralz.org/dementiadialogues or call 623-832-3248 .