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Alzheimer's Association announces virtual resources

Jessica Langbaum
Posted at 5:24 PM, Apr 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-13 20:24:24-04

The Alzheimer's Association announced virtual resources for patients living in the Kern, Kings, Tulare and Inyo counties.

According to the association, virtual education classes such as:

  • Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
  • Effective Communication Strategies
  • Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
  • 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's

The association is also offering virtual support groups:

Bakersfield Support Group

  • April 15 and May 20 from 1 to 2 p.m.

Frazier Park Support Group

  • April 21 and May 19 from 2 to 3 p.m.

Ridgecrest Support Group

  • May 6 and June 3 from 1 to 2 p.m.

Tehachapi Support Group

  • May 8 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Visalia Support Group

  • April 28 and May 26 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Registration is required to attend virtual classes. You can register for the classes online here or by calling (800) 272-3900.