Spring 2022 Educational Series

Starting on June 2, 2022, MemoryCare will be providing an educational series designed for caregivers to learn more about how to care for themselves and their loved one affected by dementia. Courses are free, open to the public, and will be presented as a live online broadcast. See the corresponding course below to register. Contact our office at 828-771-2219 or education@memorycare.org with any questions.

June 2, 2022
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Lifestyle Choices that May Lower Your Risk for Dementia
presented by Dr. Stelley Gutman, MemoryCare Staff Physician

Can your risk for Alzheimer’s and other dementias be lowered? What foods are best for our brains?  What effect does exercise have on brain function?  What about the importance of sleep and social connection?  Come join us for a presentation and discussion of why healthy lifestyle behaviors are critical for optimal brain function.

June 9, 2022
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Let’s Talk Caregiver Resources
Presented by:
Lindsey Kremer, MSW & Carly Woods, BSW,
MemoryCare Care Managers

Whether you’re a Caregiver College graduate or are new to caregiving, we invite you to join us as we review and discuss the many resources provided in MemoryCare’s Caregiver College sessions. We’ll highlight the usefulness of these resources and how they can be applied to unique caregiving challenges.

June 16, 2022
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Assistive Technology: Easing your Caregiver Journey
presented by Emily Danciu Grosso, SimplyHome

A discussion on how and which technology can help make your life as a caregiver easier.

June 23, 2022
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Six Steps to Managing Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia
presented Neurologist and Author, Dr. Andrew Budson

Based on his award winning book, a discussion on better ways of communicating and managing the care needs of those living with dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.

MemoryCare’s community education is supported through donations – your help is appreciated!

MemoryCare is nonprofit charitable organization whose mission is three-fold:  To provide specialized medical care to older adults with cognitive impairment; to support caregivers with education, counseling, and improved access to services; and to provide community education.

MemoryCare is a 501(c)3 public charity as determined by the Internal Revenue Service, Federal Tax ID: 56-2178294.  
Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the Charitable Solicitation Licensing Section at 919-814-5400.  The license is not an endorsement by the State.