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NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #2:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers: 2012 Linking the Aging Network and Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Webinar Series.

Webinar #2 (June 13, 2012): On-line Tools and Resources to Assist Individuals with Dementia and Caregivers: National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Eldercare Locator and ADEAR (Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
Presenters: Karen Pocinki, Chief, Health Resources & Communications Group, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Michelle Washko, PhD, Office of Policy Analysis & Development, ACL; David Parris, Senior Associate Director, National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Alzheimer’s Association; Mary Osborne, Program Manager, Eldercare Locator, n4a; David Burton, Project Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center, NIA; Jennifer Watson, Project Officer, ADEAR Center, NIA.
Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL

Also: consumer information, caregiver, community support

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

File Webinar (PPTX, 28 MB)

NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #2:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers: 2012 Linking the Aging Network and Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Webinar Series.

Webinar #2 (June 13, 2012): On-line Tools and Resources to Assist Individuals with Dementia and Caregivers: National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Eldercare Locator and ADEAR (Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
Presenters: Karen Pocinki, Chief, Health Resources & Communications Group, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Michelle Washko, PhD, Office of Policy Analysis & Development, ACL; David Parris, Senior Associate Director, National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Alzheimer’s Association; Mary Osborne, Program Manager, Eldercare Locator, n4a; David Burton, Project Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center, NIA; Jennifer Watson, Project Officer, ADEAR Center, NIA.
Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL

Also: consumer information, caregiver, community support

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

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Spring 2019, ACL in partnership with their grantee (the Alzheimer’s Association) the National Alzheimer’s Call Center hosted a webinar series to ensure professionals are knowledgeable about the impact of Alzheimer’s disease and brain health on American families, and have an understanding of critical community resources and supports.

Alzheimer's Facts, Figures and Resources: Connecting People to the Help They Need (April 2019)
Provided information on the prevalence and impact of Alzheimer’s disease on American families, risk factors, impact on caregivers, and national cost of care. Participants also learned how to access tools and resources support families impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/events/playback/52865fd4-9b34-43ab-9...

Alzheimer's and Brain Health: What You Should Know and What You Can Do
(May 2019)

Explained the impact of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia diseases and provided practical, research-based lifestyle strategies for aging with a healthy brain and reducing the risk of cognitive decline.
https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/events/playback/2b90d6eb-9dac-41f7-8...

PDF icon Alzheimer's Assoc. and ACL Brain Health Webinar 050919

The Live Alone Dementia Safety Net Algorithm is a tool designed to provide guidance on the provision of dementia-informed care for social service providers and staff members of community-based organizations. Given the nature of the use of the algorithm, the target audience of the dissemination activities focused on professionals serving older adults.

PDF icon Live Alone Safety Net Algorithm

This webinar is the orientation that all ACL 2018 NEW ADPI grantees participated in preparation for commencing program activities. All new grantees were required to attending this training session.

The training webinar can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_BdPKYiVuk

University of Kentucky (2006):
Book of Alzheimer’s for African-American Churches
The Book of Alzheimer’s is written for church leaders interested in helping families cope with dementia. Its development was sponsored by the African-American Dementia Outreach Partnership (AADOP) at the University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging. This manual is designed to share lessons learned during three years of a national grant to build awareness and support related to Alzheimer’s disease in the Lexington/ Bluegrass area of Kentucky.

Also: Faith-based: faith, religion, spiritual therapies, complementary therapies, training, therapy, Shamanism

PDF icon TN 90AI0013 BookOfAlzheimers for clergy (1).pdf

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