Care Partner Support Group

Virtual Event

Join other care partners of people living with dementia in this confidential space.  Care partners will share experiences, ideas and support.  All are welcome to join. Group link: https://iuhealth.zoom.us/j/93979918402

Safe Driving with Dementia Workgroup

Virtual Event

This group is a subcommittee of Dementia Friendly Bloomington. It is made up of community partner organizations and individuals who are focused on empowering people living with dementia to access safe and supportive modes of transportation - whether it is their own vehicle or public transport. ALL ARE WELCOME TO JOIN. The group meeting can […]

Care Circle Spouse Care Partner Support Group

Virtual Event

Join other spouse / partner caregivers of people living with dementia in this confidential space.  Participants will share stories, ideas, and support.  All spouses / partners welcome to join. Group Link: https://iuhealth.zoom.us/j/97265684739

Care Circle Spouse Caregiver Support Group

Virtual Event

Join other spouse / partner caregivers of people living with dementia in this confidential space.  Participants will share stories, ideas, and support.  All spouses / partners welcome to join. Group Link: https://iuhealth.zoom.us/j/97265684739

Care Partner Support Group

Virtual Event

Join other care partners of people living with dementia in this confidential space.  Care partners will share experiences, ideas and support.  All are welcome to join. Group link: https://iuhealth.zoom.us/j/93979918402

Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

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,

Community Dementia Alliance Meeting

Virtual Event

This subcommittee of Dementia Friendly Bloomington is made up of community members who are living with dementia or supporting someone living with dementia. The group meets to work on projects and efforts that help the community better support those living with dementia and providing care. ALL ARE WELCOME! For more questions, please contact Amanda Mosier […]

Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers-Late Stage

In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. In this 2-part series, you’ll hear from caregivers and professionals about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection for the person with late-stage Alzheimer’s and their families. Parts 1 & 2 take place […]

Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers-Middle Stage

In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on caregivers. Join us for this 3-part series and hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s. Registering for Part 1, automatically registers you for Parts 2 & 3. […]

Care Circle Spouse Caregiver Support Group

Virtual Event

Join other spouse / partner caregivers of people living with dementia in this confidential space.  Participants will share stories, ideas, and support.  All spouses / partners welcome to join. Group Link: https://iuhealth.zoom.us/j/97265684739

Community Dementia Alliance Book Club

Virtual Event

This group of care partners and other interested parties meet periodically to discuss the content of a book related to Alzheimer's, dementia, caregiving, self care, or other related topics.  The Book "Don't Rain on My Parade: Living a Full Life with Alzheimer's and Dementia" by Richard Fenker. To sign up for this virtual session and […]

Know the 10 Warning Signs

Virtual Event

Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join us to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis; possible tests and assessments for the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association […]