Legal & Financial Planning (Fort Worth)

Are your “affairs in order?” What does that even mean?   If like most of us, you’re not exactly sure — and it seems so much like a moving target that you’ve shoved it off to that “someday” pile, we’d like to help you drag this uncomfortable chore back front and center so you can feel […]

Services for People Leaving Rehabilitation and Nursing Facilities

Learn about services funded by Medicare and Medicaid, and by the State of Texas through Area Agencies on Aging and Aging and Disability Resource Centers Family caregivers, nursing facility staff, and other advocates are invited to attend a FREE webinar. Register in advance for this webinar at: https://bit.ly/3KWG4Zi For more information, contact Doni Green at […]

TX Mental Health Awareness: Understanding Our Minds

Prolonged stress can lead to physical and mental fatigue and can impact one’s everyday life. Stress management is extremely important, especially in times of uncertainty. Join AARP Texas and Dr. Boas Yu, associate director and professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University (a licensed psychiatric nurse practitioner and researcher), for an interactive online Mental Health Wellness webinar […]

Effective Communication Strategies (Virtual)

The Effective Communication Strategies workshop explores how communication takes place between a caregiver and a person with Alzheimer's disease. You'll also learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by a person with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of Alzheimer's disease. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association.  […]

Dementia Conversations (Virtual)

The Dementia Conversations workshop will offer tips to caregivers on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members about going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving and making legal and financial plans when there is a dementia diagnoses. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association.  This is a free, online meeting. RSVP here: […]

Alzheimer’s Listening Session – Fort Worth

Learn about Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss in this brief community-focused listening session. We'll review the basics of these conditions, services of the Alzheimer's Association and how we can expand the reach of local programs and services. Bring a friend and share your thoughts about how the Alzheimer's Association can help more people in your […]

Dementia Friendly – Flower Mound Senior Senior

The Dementia Friendly Denton County group is hosting a free in-person event at the Flower Mound Senior Center. Join them for coffee & donuts at 8:30 am and a presentation at 9:00 am.

TX Mental Health Awareness: Understanding Our Minds

Prolonged stress can lead to physical and mental fatigue and can impact one’s everyday life. Stress management is extremely important, especially in times of uncertainty. Join AARP Texas and Dr. Boas Yu, associate director and professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University (a licensed psychiatric nurse practitioner and researcher), for an interactive online Mental Health Wellness webinar […]

Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behavior (Virtual)

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost.  However, some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage. Learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, and learn strategies […]

10 Señales de Advertencia de la Enfermedad de Alzheimer

Si usted o algun conocido esta experimentando perdida de memoria o cambios de comportamiento, es hora de que conozca la verdad. Detectar la enfermedad de Alzheimer temprano le dara la oportunidad de empezar un tratamiento, participar en un estudio clinico y planear para el futuro. Este taller interactivo muestra videos de personas Latinas afectadas por […]

Neighbor to Neighbor Conflicts

CLINIC (Interactive Small Group Clinic): Neighbor to Neighbor Conflicts FACILITATORS: Frances Espinoza, Executive Director & Camille Brown, Director of Advocacy and Education – North Texas Fair Housing Center This is a free online event, limited to the first 30 participants. Register here: https://bit.ly/3MmcbTP HOST: North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging. Funded, in part, by […]