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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Descriptions & Dates

Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Hera Hub Sorrento Valley
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.
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm San Rafael Parish
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.
Jul 24 @ 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[...]
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
The challenges of dementia caregiving change when someone moves to memory care. Join us to learn how to make the transition a positive one: ensuring quality of life, building relationships, and managing emotions.
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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.
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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.
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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: Bathing & Showering. NOTE: Attendance at this program is[...]
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am South Bay Family YMCA
Learn about physical and cognitive changes, methods for evaluating driver safety, local transportation resources, and tips for having difficult conversations about driving.  
Aug 8 @ 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.
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Grossmont Healthcare District Conference Center
Learn about the latest research on lifestyle changes and strategies to help maintain your brain health.
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Pine Valley Library
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.
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's San Diego
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.
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Alzheimer’s San Diego
Is it time for more help? Understand the range of available care and support options at home and in the community, what they cost, and how to access them.
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Solana Beach Presbyterian Church (Debin Hall)
Register and learn more: http://bit.ly/CaregiverSD Are you providing care for a family member or friend? Are you concerned about the well being of a parent? Join other family caregivers at this FREE event and learn[...]
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
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[...]
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm San Marcos Senior Activity Center
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.
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm St. Paul’s Community Care Center Cafe
Register and learn more: http://bit.ly/2YPIqBW Join Alzheimer’s San Diego at this free community event, hosted by St. Paul’s. Topics that will be covered are: The Common Symptoms of Aging and How to Stay Safe at[...]
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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.
Aug 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Vista Library
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.
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm San Rafael Parish
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[...]