Know & Go: Supporting a Dementia Friendly Library and Community

According to the Alzheimer's Association, more than 6 million Americans in 2021 are living with Alzheimer's or another dementia. Libraries, as trusted institutions, play a critical role in community education, partnerships, advocacy and support of people living with dementia and their caregivers. This Know and Go explores ways to become a dementia friendly library and support a dementia friendly network in your community.
 

Learning Objectives

  • Define Alzheimer's dementia
  • Identify dementia friendly library initiatives, services and accessibly
  • Consider ways to implement dementia friendly programs, services and partnerships

Target Audience:
Everyone

Prerequisites:
None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of a one 1-hour session.

Instructor: Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org

November 29, 2021

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
Email:

Amigos Member $ 0.00
Non-member $ 35.00