Understanding Dementia Care Live Webinar

Dive deep into the heart of dementia care with our upcoming webinar, “Understanding Dementia Care,” featuring our speaker Gary Joseph LeBlanc, CDCS, Author, and DSF Education Director.

Join us on May 29th, 2024, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm EST for an enlightening journey into the intricacies of dementia care.

Are you ready to unlock the secrets of effective communication with those living with dementia? Want to create a nurturing environment that uplifts and supports individuals navigating the challenges of dementia? Eager to learn how to manage challenging behaviors with grace and compassion? Look no further!

In this engaging webinar, you’ll delve into the diverse landscape of dementia care, gaining invaluable insights and practical strategies to enhance your caregiving journey. From understanding the nuanced stages of dementia to mastering tailored communication techniques, Gary Joseph LeBlanc will equip you with the tools you need to make a positive difference in the lives of those living with dementia.

Here’s what you can expect:
  • Gain profound insights into the different types of dementia and how they shape individuals’ experiences.
  • Master the art of effective communication, customized specifically for dementia care part.
  • Cultivate a supportive and uplifting environment that fosters comfort and well-being for those living with dementia.
  • Confront challenges head-on and discover proven strategies to manage dementia-related behaviors with confidence and compassion.
  • Explore the vital importance of self-care for care partners and learn practical techniques to prevent burnout and maintain personal well-being.

Don’t miss this opportunity to empower yourself with knowledge, compassion, and practical skills that will transform your approach to dementia care. Mark your calendars for May 29th, 2024, and join us for an enriching webinar experience that promises to leave you inspired and equipped to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those living with dementia.

Click here to RSVP TODAY!

Connection Café (Memory Cafe) – Alpharetta

Get ready to don your fanciest hats and join us for an unforgettable afternoon at our upcoming May 9th Connection Cafe, where we’ll be celebrating the Kentucky Derby in style!

It’s time to saddle up for an afternoon of fun, laughter, and camaraderie in a welcoming and supportive environment tailored for those living with dementia and their care partners. Whether you’re a seasoned racing enthusiast or just looking for a delightful outing, our Derby-themed event promises an afternoon of joy, connection, and cherished memories.

So mark your calendars and RSVP today to secure your spot for this exciting event! Don’t miss out on the chance to make new friends, strengthen existing bonds, and experience the magic of the Derby together.

We can’t wait to see you there!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Wednesday, May 8th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.

Connection Café (Memory Cafe) – Alpharetta

Join Us For Our Connection Café!

Presented by Dementia Spotlight Foundation and Senior Service of North Fulton 

Who: Those Living w/ Dementia & Their Care Partners

When: Every Second & Fourth Thursday Of The Month

Time: 1:30-3:30 PM

Where: Alpharetta | Crabapple Senior Center

12624 Broadwell Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30004

For More Info or to Sponsor A Cafe, Contact Alyss Amster: 678-332-1711 or

Understanding Dementia Care (Carrollton)

Are you a care partner, healthcare professional, or just curious about how to navigate dementia care with confidence and compassion?

Join us for an enlightening event that promises to equip you with invaluable insights and practical strategies to enhance your caregiving journey.

Understanding Dementia Care Event

Date: Thursday, April 25th, 2024

Time: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: Tabernacle Baptist Church

150 Tabernacle Dr., Carrollton, GA 30117

This event is designed to empower caregivers with essential knowledge and tools to provide exceptional care for individuals living with dementia.

What To Expect:

Dive Deep into Dementia: Gain insights into the various types of dementia and how they impact individuals’ lives, enabling you to tailor your care approach effectively.

Masterful Communication: Learn communication techniques specifically tailored to fostering deeper connections and understanding.

Creating Supportive Environments: Discover how to cultivate a nurturing and positive atmosphere that truly supports those living with dementia, enhancing their quality of life.

Managing Dementia-Related Behaviors: Discover strategies to better manage dementia-related behaviors.

Self-Care is Key: Understand the vital importance of personal well-being for caregivers and learn practical ways to prevent burnout, ensuring you can continue to provide the best care possible.

Don’t miss this opportunity to enrich your caregiving journey. RSVP Today!

To reserve your spot, call (770) 832-9010. Spaces are limited, so secure your place now!

Empower yourself with knowledge, compassion, and support at the Understanding Dementia Care Event. We look forward to seeing you there!

Understanding Dementia Care (Peachtree City)

Are you a care partner, healthcare professional, or just curious about how to navigate dementia care with confidence and compassion?

Join us for an enlightening event that promises to equip you with invaluable insights and practical strategies to enhance your caregiving journey.

Understanding Dementia Care Event

Date: Wednesday, April 24th, 2024

Time: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: Peachtree City United Methodist Church

225 Robinson Rd Peachtree City, GA 30269

This event is designed to empower caregivers with essential knowledge and tools to provide exceptional care for individuals living with dementia.

What To Expect:

Dive Deep into Dementia: Gain insights into the various types of dementia and how they impact individuals’ lives, enabling you to tailor your care approach effectively.

Masterful Communication: Learn communication techniques specifically tailored to fostering deeper connections and understanding.

Creating Supportive Environments: Discover how to cultivate a nurturing and positive atmosphere that truly supports those living with dementia, enhancing their quality of life.

Managing Dementia-Related Behaviors: Discover strategies to better manage dementia-related behaviors.

Self-Care is Key: Understand the vital importance of personal well-being for caregivers and learn practical ways to prevent burnout, ensuring you can continue to provide the best care possible.

Don’t miss this opportunity to enrich your caregiving journey. RSVP Today!

Click here to reserve your spot, or contact Alyss Amster at Alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org or call (678) 332-1711. Spaces are limited, so secure your place now!

Empower yourself with knowledge, compassion, and support at the Understanding Dementia Care Event. We look forward to seeing you there!

Connection Cafe: Roswell Senior Center

Set sail with us on April 19th for an unforgettable armchair travel experience as we celebrate National Hanging out Day with a virtual Mediterranean Cruise!

Get ready to embark on a journey like no other! We’re thrilled to invite you to join us for a spectacular Mediterranean Cruise right from the comfort of our Connection Cafe.

Picture yourself strolling through the charming streets of Barcelona, savoring the mouthwatering flavors of Greece, and soaking up the breathtaking views along the Amalfi Coast—all without ever leaving your seat!

Designed with you in mind, our Connection Cafes offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you can socialize, make new connections, and create cherished memories. Whether you’re living with dementia or supporting a loved one who is, this is your chance to relax, unwind, and enjoy the company of others who understand and care.

So mark your calendars and join us on April 19th for a day filled with laughter, camaraderie, and the joy of shared experiences. RSVP today to secure your spot aboard our virtual cruise—it’s sure to be an adventure you won’t want to miss!

RSVP today to secure your spot!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Thursday, April 18th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.

Connection Cafe: Roswell Senior Center

Get ready to hit the road down memory lane!

On April 5th, we’re hosting a special celebration at our Connection Cafe in honor of National Read a Road Map Day, and you’re invited to join us for a nostalgic adventure!

Remember the days before GPS, when unfolding a map was as much a part of the journey as the destination itself? Let’s relive those moments together with a throwback to the “good ole days” of road tripping. While we won’t be setting off on a literal journey, we’ll be diving into the past with rounds of “Road Map” Bingo, where every square holds a cherished memory waiting to be uncovered.

Our Connection Cafes aren’t just about fun and games—they’re about fostering connections, creating new friendships, and strengthening existing bonds. Whether you’re living with dementia or supporting a loved one who is, our welcoming environment provides the perfect opportunity to socialize, laugh, and reminisce in a supportive community.

So mark your calendars for April 5th and join us for a day filled with laughter, camaraderie, and a shared love of exploration!

RSVP today to secure your spot!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Thursday, April 4th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.

Connection Cafe: Alpharetta Senior Center

Get ready to tap your toes and feel the rhythm as we bring the lively spirit of the New Orleans Jazz Festival to our upcoming Connection Cafe on April 25th!

We’re thrilled to invite you to join us for an unforgettable afternoon filled with music, laughter, and connections.

Designed with you and your loved ones in mind, our Connection Cafe provides a warm and inclusive environment where you can socialize, have fun, and make new friends. Whether you’re living with dementia or supporting someone who is, this event is tailored to offer an uplifting experience for all.

So mark your calendars and come immerse yourself in the soulful sounds of jazz while forging new connections and strengthening existing ones. It’s more than just an event; it’s a celebration of community, love, and the timeless allure of music.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to create cherished memories and share in the joy of music with us. We can’t wait to see you there!

RSVP today to secure your spot!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Wednesday, April 24th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.

Connection Cafe: Alpharetta Senior Center

Are you ready to tee off into a fantastic afternoon of fun and connection?

Mark your calendars because on April 11th, we’re hosting a Masters Tournament Celebration at our Connection Cafe, and you’re invited to join in on the excitement!

At our Connection Cafe, we create a welcoming space where those living with dementia and their care partners can come together to socialize, laugh, and make new memories. This upcoming event is tailor-made for golf enthusiasts and anyone looking to enjoy a delightful afternoon surrounded by friends, old and new.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Engaging activities inspired by the iconic Masters Tournament
  • Opportunities to mingle, share stories, and strengthen bonds
  • A supportive environment where everyone is welcomed and celebrated

So, dust off your golf attire, grab your favorite putter, and get ready for a hole-in-one experience! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new to the game, there’s something for everyone at our Connection Cafe.

Don’t miss out on this chance to swing into spring with us! RSVP today to secure your spot and join us for a day filled with laughter, camaraderie, and plenty of smiles.

We can’t wait to see you on April 11th for a Masters Tournament celebration like no other!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Wednesday, April 9th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.

Connection Cafe: Alpharetta Senior Center

Get ready to immerse yourself in the beauty of the great outdoors at our upcoming March 7th Connection Cafe! 🌿

We’re thrilled to invite you to an exciting day filled with games, activities, and the boundless joy of the great outdoors. Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or just looking to soak up some sunshine, there’s something for everyone at our Connection Cafe.

Our cafés are specially designed for individuals living with dementia and their care partners, providing a welcoming space where you can socialize, make new friends, and strengthen existing bonds. It’s more than just an outing—it’s a chance to create lasting memories and embrace the supportive community around you.

Join us as we celebrate the beauty of nature and the power of connection. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to laugh, learn, and explore together!

RSVP today to secure your spot!

Claim Your Spot:

To help us prepare, please RSVP below by Wednesday, March 20th, or to Alyss Amster at 678-332-1711 or alyss@dementiaspotlightfoundation.org.