Alzheimer's Disease Circle of Care: 11th Annual Conference for Families

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November 14, 2015
9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Crowne Plaza Hotel 
1221 Chess Drive
Foster City, CA 94404


This annual education conference is designed to fit the needs of families caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia. It is also for professionals who would like to learn more about Alzheimer's disease, the challenges and hope for the future.


  • Technology Tools for Family Caregivers
    Christina Irving, LCSW, Family Consultant, Family Caregiver Alliance
  • Successful Strategies for Addressing Sleep Challenges in Dementia
    Mehrdad Ayati,MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center
  • Avoiding Crises in Dementia
    Sarah Dulaney, RN, MS
  • Increasing Happiness & Quality of Life Despite Life's Challenges
    Elizabeth McMahon, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice
  • And More!

Download the brochure here.

For more general inquires, help with registration or for a scholarship please contact Blanca Vazquez-Arias at [email protected] or (408) 372-9922


Respite Grants Available:

If you prefer another respite care site or in-home-care, you may apply for our Alzheimer’s Association Respite Grant Fund. Please do not apply for funds to cover your existing caregiver—the grant is intended to provide the means for those who need the respite coverage for the purposes of attending the conference. If you qualify, the Alzheimer’s Association will pay the respite caregiver directly, up to $300 for one day. Contact Alexandra Morris for an application: [email protected], 800.272.3900