End of Life Decisions with Dementia

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Until a cure is found, Alzheimer's and other related dementias are terminal illnesses. It is important for caregivers to know what to expect at the end of life and know what decisions they and their loved one will need to make as the end of life approaches. Join us for this important discussion with palliative […]

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Should my loved one give up driving? How?

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Do you worry that your loved one with dementia needs to give up driving? What are your options as a caregiver? Join us as staff from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension and TxDOT share the Mature Driver Program and discuss how aging can affect driving skills, medication and its impact on drivers, warning signs of an […]

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Virtual Dementia Tour for Community

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Have you ever wondered what it might feel like to have dementia? The Virtual Dementia Tour is a Dementia Simulation that is proven to increase caregiver empathy and patients. Participants who sign up for a 30-minute slot are given sensory-inhibiting garb and given a list of simple tasks to complete. Many caregivers have called the […]

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Self-care strategies for caregivers

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Join us as Kathy McCabe, LPC at the Alliance, shares idea for what caregivers can do to manage stress while caring for a loved one with dementia. RSVP by Oct. 9 for a free lunch! RSVP here.

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FAQ’s for Caregivers

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Wish you could ask a dementia expert for advice or insight? Here is your chance! Join us as we hear from experts in the field on our staff about how to communicate with a loved one with dementia and tools and resources for care. RSVP by Nov. 6 for a free lunch! RSVP here.

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Law School Lunch

The Alzheimer's Alliance 3531 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX

Join us as Kline Pillow, elder law attorney with Ross and Shoalmire, walks caregivers through the common legal pitfalls to avoid and myths about legal issues. Free lunch available to those who register by Dec. 4! Register here.

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