Welcome

The Alzheimer’s Network is a non-profit organization that provides support to individuals, their families and caregivers impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Our mission is to provide compassionate support, education and outreach to meet the individual needs of those impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. We provide services and education programs that families need through a local community presence.

Calendar


Accepting our Mortality

Tuesday, Aug 5,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Senior Gems Training for Caregivers

Saturday, Aug 9,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Senior Helpers to present a 3-hour workshop that will provide primary caregivers tools and concepts to enhance family education.This is a unique“hands on”dementia training program.Facilitated by: Jeremy Towler of Senior Helpers*Featuring DVD Training developed by Teepa Snow
Topics Include 
  • Family education components to help make caregiving more manageable
  • Focus not on what the person with dementia can’t do but what they CAN do
  • Provide understanding about how the brain works and why people with dementia behave as they do
  • Teach proven techniques including hand over hand, positive physical approach,and visual verbal touch
  • Discuss the environment and how it needs to change as the disease progresses

To Register call (503) 364-8100** Registration is required**

Location

Salem Hospital - Building D CHE
890 Oak Street SE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Registration Fee
$ 30.00 3.0 CEU\\\'s (Optional)


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Living with Dementia

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Memory Screening

Monday, Aug 18,2014 -

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

St. Edwards Church
5303 River Road, N
Keizer, OR 97303

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

It’s Not Just Alzheimer’s

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on the complications that medical conditions and diseases can create for someone living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Guest presenters, Joe Croft, RN & Angela Fendley, LMSW of Gentiva Hospice will discuss how symptoms of other diseases can impact and complicatethe day to day life of an individual living with dementia which can lead to additional challenges for the family and/or caregivers. They will discuss distinguishing the symptoms of different diseases and conditions from dementia. Attendees will learn how to provide more directed and effective support, and they will leave more comfortably equipped to assist in thecare planning process, responding to new symptoms. Open forum after presentation.
Angela Fendley, LMSW, is currently a Medical Social Worker at Gentiva Hospice with over 12 years of family support experience working with patients and families impacted by dementia. Joe Croft, RN is currently the Manager of Clinical Practice at Gentiva Hospice and has been a Hospice Nurse for over 20 years.
Please call 503-364-8100 to Register  **Registration is required**

Location

Marian Estates, (Maurice's Bistro)
390 SE Church St.
Sublimity, Oregon 97385

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Legal & Financial Planning

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Aug 21,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Support Services at the End of Life

Tuesday, Aug 26,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Thursday, Aug 28,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Silverton Senior Center
115 Westfield St
Silverton , OR 115 Westfield St

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Sep 9,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Monday, Sep 15,2014 - Friday, Aug 15,2014

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Cascade Park
950 N. Cascade Drive
Salem , OR 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Sep 18,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Accepting our Mortality

Tuesday, Aug 5,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Senior Gems Training for Caregivers

Saturday, Aug 9,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Senior Helpers to present a 3-hour workshop that will provide primary caregivers tools and concepts to enhance family education.This is a unique“hands on”dementia training program.Facilitated by: Jeremy Towler of Senior Helpers*Featuring DVD Training developed by Teepa Snow
Topics Include 
  • Family education components to help make caregiving more manageable
  • Focus not on what the person with dementia can’t do but what they CAN do
  • Provide understanding about how the brain works and why people with dementia behave as they do
  • Teach proven techniques including hand over hand, positive physical approach,and visual verbal touch
  • Discuss the environment and how it needs to change as the disease progresses

To Register call (503) 364-8100** Registration is required**

Location

Salem Hospital - Building D CHE
890 Oak Street SE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Registration Fee
$ 30.00 3.0 CEU\\\'s (Optional)


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Living with Dementia

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Memory Screening

Monday, Aug 18,2014 -

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

St. Edwards Church
5303 River Road, N
Keizer, OR 97303

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

It’s Not Just Alzheimer’s

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on the complications that medical conditions and diseases can create for someone living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Guest presenters, Joe Croft, RN & Angela Fendley, LMSW of Gentiva Hospice will discuss how symptoms of other diseases can impact and complicatethe day to day life of an individual living with dementia which can lead to additional challenges for the family and/or caregivers. They will discuss distinguishing the symptoms of different diseases and conditions from dementia. Attendees will learn how to provide more directed and effective support, and they will leave more comfortably equipped to assist in thecare planning process, responding to new symptoms. Open forum after presentation.
Angela Fendley, LMSW, is currently a Medical Social Worker at Gentiva Hospice with over 12 years of family support experience working with patients and families impacted by dementia. Joe Croft, RN is currently the Manager of Clinical Practice at Gentiva Hospice and has been a Hospice Nurse for over 20 years.
Please call 503-364-8100 to Register  **Registration is required**

Location

Marian Estates, (Maurice's Bistro)
390 SE Church St.
Sublimity, Oregon 97385

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Legal & Financial Planning

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Aug 21,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Support Services at the End of Life

Tuesday, Aug 26,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Thursday, Aug 28,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Silverton Senior Center
115 Westfield St
Silverton , OR 115 Westfield St

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Sep 9,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Monday, Sep 15,2014 - Friday, Aug 15,2014

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Cascade Park
950 N. Cascade Drive
Salem , OR 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Sep 18,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Accepting our Mortality

Tuesday, Aug 5,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Senior Gems Training for Caregivers

Saturday, Aug 9,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Senior Helpers to present a 3-hour workshop that will provide primary caregivers tools and concepts to enhance family education.This is a unique“hands on”dementia training program.Facilitated by: Jeremy Towler of Senior Helpers*Featuring DVD Training developed by Teepa Snow
Topics Include 
  • Family education components to help make caregiving more manageable
  • Focus not on what the person with dementia can’t do but what they CAN do
  • Provide understanding about how the brain works and why people with dementia behave as they do
  • Teach proven techniques including hand over hand, positive physical approach,and visual verbal touch
  • Discuss the environment and how it needs to change as the disease progresses

To Register call (503) 364-8100** Registration is required**

Location

Salem Hospital - Building D CHE
890 Oak Street SE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Registration Fee
$ 30.00 3.0 CEU\\\'s (Optional)


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Living with Dementia

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Memory Screening

Monday, Aug 18,2014 -

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

St. Edwards Church
5303 River Road, N
Keizer, OR 97303

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

It’s Not Just Alzheimer’s

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on the complications that medical conditions and diseases can create for someone living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Guest presenters, Joe Croft, RN & Angela Fendley, LMSW of Gentiva Hospice will discuss how symptoms of other diseases can impact and complicatethe day to day life of an individual living with dementia which can lead to additional challenges for the family and/or caregivers. They will discuss distinguishing the symptoms of different diseases and conditions from dementia. Attendees will learn how to provide more directed and effective support, and they will leave more comfortably equipped to assist in thecare planning process, responding to new symptoms. Open forum after presentation.
Angela Fendley, LMSW, is currently a Medical Social Worker at Gentiva Hospice with over 12 years of family support experience working with patients and families impacted by dementia. Joe Croft, RN is currently the Manager of Clinical Practice at Gentiva Hospice and has been a Hospice Nurse for over 20 years.
Please call 503-364-8100 to Register  **Registration is required**

Location

Marian Estates, (Maurice's Bistro)
390 SE Church St.
Sublimity, Oregon 97385

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Legal & Financial Planning

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Aug 21,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Support Services at the End of Life

Tuesday, Aug 26,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100**Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Thursday, Aug 28,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Silverton Senior Center
115 Westfield St
Silverton , OR 115 Westfield St

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Sep 9,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Monday, Sep 15,2014 - Friday, Aug 15,2014

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Cascade Park
950 N. Cascade Drive
Salem , OR 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Sep 18,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Accepting our Mortality

Tuesday, Aug 5,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100 **Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Senior Gems Training for Caregivers

Saturday, Aug 9,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

We are proud to partner with Senior Helpers to present a 3-hour workshop that will provide primary caregivers tools and concepts to enhance family education.This is a unique“hands on”dementia training program. Facilitated by: Jeremy Towler of Senior Helpers* Featuring DVD Training developed by Teepa Snow
Topics Include 
  • Family education components to help make caregiving more manageable
  • Focus not on what the person with dementia can’t do but what they CAN do
  • Provide understanding about how the brain works and why people with dementia behave as they do
  • Teach proven techniques including hand over hand, positive physical approach,and visual verbal touch
  • Discuss the environment and how it needs to change as the disease progresses

To Register call (503) 364-8100 ** Registration is required**

Location

Salem Hospital - Building D CHE
890 Oak Street SE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 25.00 Registration Fee
$ 30.00 3.0 CEU\\\'s (Optional)


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings 2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Living with Dementia

Tuesday, Aug 12,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100 **Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Memory Screening

Monday, Aug 18,2014 -

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

St. Edwards Church
5303 River Road, N
Keizer, OR 97303

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

It’s Not Just Alzheimer’s

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on the complications that medical conditions and diseases can create for someone living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Guest presenters, Joe Croft, RN & Angela Fendley, LMSW of Gentiva Hospice will discuss how symptoms of other diseases can impact and complicate the day to day life of an individual living with dementia which can lead to additional challenges for the family and/or caregivers. They will discuss distinguishing the symptoms of different diseases and conditions from dementia. Attendees will learn how to provide more directed and effective support, and they will leave more comfortably equipped to assist in the care planning process, responding to new symptoms. Open forum after presentation.
Angela Fendley, LMSW, is currently a Medical Social Worker at Gentiva Hospice with over 12 years of family support experience working with patients and families impacted by dementia. Joe Croft, RN is currently the Manager of Clinical Practice at Gentiva Hospice and has been a Hospice Nurse for over 20 years.
Please call 503-364-8100 to Register   **Registration is required**

Location

Marian Estates, (Maurice's Bistro)
390 SE Church St.
Sublimity, Oregon 97385

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Legal & Financial Planning

Tuesday, Aug 19,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100 **Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Aug 21,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings 2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
ntillery@alznet.org

Support Services at the End of Life

Tuesday, Aug 26,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Navigating the Final Journey

We are please to partner with Hospice Care of the Northwest to present a series of free seminars for those looking ahead to the end of their lives, or who have family members at that season of life. Through presentations and discussions, this series is designed to help you prepare practically and spiritually for those final years.


Topics

8/5 - Accepting our Mortality, David Jones , Hospice Care NW

8/12 - Living with Alzheimer’s, Linda Gonzales, Alzheimer\'s Network

8/19 - Legal & Financial Planning, Kathy Belcher, Alzheimer’s Network

8/26 - Support Services at the End of Life, Jennifer Hatch, Hospice Care NW


To Register please call 503-364-8100 **Registration is required**

Location

Woodburn Health
1475 Mt. Hood Avenue
Woodburn , Oregon 97071

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Thursday, Aug 28,2014 -

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Silverton Senior Center
115 Westfield St
Silverton , OR 115 Westfield St

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, Sep 9,2014 -

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings 2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

Memory Screening

Monday, Sep 15,2014 - Friday, Aug 15,2014

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worried about memory problems? If you’ve been concerned about unusual forgetfulness, or having more trouble then normal concentrating, remembering names or previous conversations, take the time to schedule a memory screening. Memory screenings will be conducted by a trained screener. Each private screening will include a standardized test and takes approximately 15 minutes. These tests can help individuals determine whether a follow up visit with a physician is recommended.

Memory screenings will be conducted in 20-minute sessions by trained screeners.  Memory screening will be conducted on a first come, first serve basis, according to a sign-up sheet at the event. For additional information please contact the Alzheimer’s Network office.


To Register Call (503)364-8100


Location

Cascade Park
950 N. Cascade Drive
Salem , OR 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK SUPPORT GROUP

Thursday, Sep 18,2014 -

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

If you are looking for a place to share your concerns and receive some emotional support and coping suggestions from an experienced, compassionate leader and others in the group who may share the same challenges you face, please join us at one of our support groups! 
Monthly Meetings 2nd Tuesday @ 6:30-8:00 pm
 (**no respite available**)
3rd Thurdsday @ 2:00-3:30 pm 
(Caregiver only)
No Registration Required

Location

ALZHEIMER’S NETWORK OFFICE (Center 50+)

2615 Portland Rd NE
Salem , Oregon 97301

Event Fees:

$ 0.00 Free Event

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