Understanding a dementia diagnosis

Learning what this diagnosis means for you and your family can you help you prepare and cope.

Understanding the symptoms and how the disease will progress will help you better communicate with your care team and others.

We have collected a list of resources available for you to learn more about the various types of dementias and their symptoms.


Biggs Institute: Dialogue on Dementia
Learn about groundbreaking research on the onset and advancement of dementia in open discussion with world-renowned physicians and scientists.
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Caring for the Caregiver
This program offers classes focused on providing support and tools a caregiver may need as they care for a family member living with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or a related dementia.
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Alzheimer’s Association
Local chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association host seminars to help individuals better understand Alzheimer’s disease.
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