Classes & Workshops

A little knowledge can go a long way. Learn about brain health, specific caregiving skills, what to expect as dementia progresses and so much more. These interactive classes are free and held at locations across San Diego County. Register below, or by calling 858.492.4400.

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Feb 23 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm San Diego Performing Arts Center
To register please call 1-800-82-SHARP or visit: sharp.com/classes Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this upcoming community event. Sharp HospiceCare Resource and Educational Expo will provide tools for today’s healthcare professionals on how to best balance[...]
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Learn why people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias experience behavior and personality changes, what those changes mean, and how to respond. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not recommended for persons with dementia.
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Caring for someone from afar presents its own unique challenges. Join us to discuss ways to stay in touch, stay informed, and be a helpful partner and support. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not[...]
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Rancho Santa Fe Senior Center
Learn about physical and cognitive changes, methods for evaluating driver safety, local transportation resources, and tips for having difficult conversations about driving.  
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm San Marcos Senior Activity Center
As the impact of Alzheimer’s disease increases, efforts to find effective methods for prevention, treatment, and cure are gaining momentum. Hear the latest updates, and get information about local clinical trials. *Free respite is available[...]
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Develop new skills and strategies for connecting and communicating more effectively with a person experiencing memory loss, and responding when interactions are challenging. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not recommended for persons with dementia.
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Skills Clinics give families the chance to get the same hands-on training as professional caregivers. Each workshop focuses on specific, practical caregiving skills. This session is: Dressing & Grooming. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not[...]
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Tri-City Wellness & Fitness Center
A class designed for individuals living with early-stage memory loss and their care partners. Learn strategies for adapting to daily challenges, enhancing health and well-being, and planning for the future.
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Learn from local estate planning and elder law experts about getting key legal documents in place, and how to plan for the costs of future care needs.
Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Learn what to expect as Alzheimer’s disease progresses, explore ways to stay connected, and get information about options for late-stage care, including hospice and palliative services. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not recommended for[...]
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Border View Family YMCA
Cambios con la memoria e visión tiene un gran impacto en la habilidad de conducir un automóvil seguramente.  En este taller aprenderá las herramientas para evaluar la seguridad del conductor, póliza y procedimientos sobre los[...]
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
A comprehensive overview for anyone who wants to know more about memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, and other dementias. Learn information about risk factors, common symptoms, and resources for help.
Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
Learn why people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias experience behavior and personality changes, what those changes mean, and how to respond. NOTE: Attendance at this program is not recommended for persons with dementia.
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Montgomery-Waller Community Park
Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this upcoming community event. The UC San Diego American Medical Student Association is hosting its 10th Annual Health Fair. This event is free and open to the public. San Diego[...]
May 13 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
*To register, please visit: www.sd-pp.org or call (619) 500-1902* Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this upcoming community event. This free, two-day workshop offered by the San Diego Planning Partnership covers essential long-term care and estate planning[...]
May 14 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
*To register, please visit: www.sd-pp.org or call (619) 500-1902* Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this upcoming community event. This free, two-day workshop offered by the San Diego Planning Partnership covers essential long-term care and estate planning[...]
May 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
*To register, please visit: www.sd-pp.org or call (619) 500-1902* Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this upcoming community event. This free workshop offered by the San Diego Planning Partnership covers essential long-term care and estate planning topics.[...]