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Good News in Alzheimer’s disease Research
Now is a new era of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) treatment and care.  As leaders in AD prevention and treatment research, some of the most exciting advances are happening Arizona. Join one of our researchers to learn how you can make a difference.

When:  1 p.m. Wednesday, June 1
Where:  The Colonnade,  19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise
Registration is required by calling (623) 207-1703. Space is limited.


BSHRI Community Lecture Series: ABC’s of Finding Dementia Care
There are many options available when additional care is needed. However, it is often overwhelming to know where to begin and how to find the right fit for you and your person.  This session will review possible options for care in and out of the home; how to make an informed decision and ensure success.


When:
 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 15
Where:  Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center, 14502 W. Meeker Blvd
Sun City West
Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248 or through e-mail. Space is limited.


As Dementia Progresses: Next Steps for Caregivers
This 2-hour class outlines the moderate to advanced stages of dementia, how common symptoms can be managed, and how to cope with changing function while assisting caregivers to find success in their daily efforts.

When:
  1 p.m. Monday, June 20 
Where:  Banner Sun Health Research Institute,10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B, Morin Auditorium Sun City, AZ  85351
Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248 or through e-mail. Space is limited.


BSHRI Free Community Memory Screening
Banner Sun Health Research Institute is offering free monthly memory screenings allowing community participants to screen for potential memory concerns and provide direction to prevention studies, and research opportunities.  The memory screening takes up to 30 minutes to complete and is scheduled by appointment.

When:
 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday, June 24
Where:  Banner Sun Health Research Institute,10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B, Morin Auditorium Sun City, AZ  85351
Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248 or through e-mail. Space is limited.


Problem Behaviors: Solutions that work
Dementia affects the ability to manage emotions, carry out daily living tasks, navigate the environment and communicate in a logical way. Therefore “behaviors” communicate a real sense of discomfort for both the person and caregiver. This 2-hour class will address the most common types of behavior problems and pose a variety of solutions that caregivers can easily utilize.


When:
 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 29
Where:  Banner Sun Health Research Institute,10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B, Morin Auditorium Sun City, AZ  85351
Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248 or through e-mail. Space is limited.

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Banner Alzheimer's Institute publishes a monthly newsletter with practical advice for those living with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

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Banner Sun Health Research Institute
10515 W. Santa Fe Drive
Sun City, AZ 85351
(623) 832-6500
 
 
 
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