Dealing with Dementia for Spanish Speakers

James L West Center 1111 Summit Avenue, Fort Worth, TX

RSVP required with Emily at erodriguez@jameslwest.org or at 817-877-1225. A Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers Workshop

Can My Landlord Make Me Move Out?

Can My Landlord Make Me Move Out? Answers to This and 14 other Common Questions. This is a free, online event. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3WcawFN PRESENTERS:  Frances Espinoza, Executive Director – North Texas Fair Housing Center HOST: North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging North Central Texas Aging and Disability Resource Center Funded, in part, by Texas […]

Understanding the Impact of Dementia in Rural Communities

This is a free, online event presented by the Alzheimer's Association. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3hb1x7L Alzheimer's disease is not a normal part of aging. Join us to learn about the impact of Alzheimer's; the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia; stages and risk factors; current research and treatments available for some symptoms; and Alzheimer's Association resources. In […]

Alzheimer’s Association Fall Seminar: Living Well with Dementia

This seminar will include a discussion of Mild Cognitive Impairment and the importance of accurate diagnosis, an inspiring word from a person living with dementia, updates on the latest research and more. Complimentary CEUs are offered for social workers, LPCs and nurses.   This is a free, online event presented by the Alzheimer's Association. RSVP […]

Compassionate Touch Training

This is a free, online event. RSVP here:  https://bit.ly/3hb3lO5 Compassionate Touch® is an approach combining skilled touch and specialized communication, shown to prevent stress reactions for people living with dementia and enhance the quality of life for those in later stages of life. Easy and flexible to use Perfect for family and professional care partners […]

Effective Communication Strategies – Virtual

This is a free, online event presented by the Alzheimer's Association. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3FMwN7q When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the […]

Managing the Holiday Challenges of Family Caregivers

Virtual

How can family caregivers balance the stressful demands on time and energy during the holidays?  Learn practical tips to help caregivers enjoy the best of the holidays and still provide the best care.  This is a free online event. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3N6z6nf Speaker: Sue Wallace, CSA - Sue began one of the first Personal Assistance Services in Tarrant County […]

Communication Through the Stages of Dementia

This is a free, online event. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3zIZ4HW Jamie Cobb, CAEd, Vice President of Dementia & Caregiving Education -James L. West Center for Dementia Care Hollie Glover, MA, LPC, NCC, Director of Education and Family Support Services -James L. West Center for Dementia Care HOSTS: North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging James L. […]

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. Join us to learn to decode behavioral messages, identify common behavior triggers, […]

Tenents’ Rights Clinic – Get your housing questions answered

This is a free, online event. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3hTkKex FACILITATORS: Frances Espinoza, Executive Director – North Texas Fair Housing Center Dewey Marshall, Director of Community Reinvestment - North Texas Fair Housing Center HOST: North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging; Funded, in part, by Texas Health and Human Services

Stress Relief Tools for Caregivers and Professionals

This is a free, online event. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3ObrjoR Presenter: Dr. Ron Mottern, Mottern Institute for Mind-body Wellness. https://motterninstitute.com/. Sponsored by the North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging. Funded in part by Texas Health and Human Services.