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In this special program presented by Touro College & University System, as part of our 50th anniversary celebrations, learn about successful aging, what's new in Alzheimer's research, and the latest advances in detection and treatment. Top national experts discuss what we have learned about Alzheimer's Disease in...

AARP understands that caregiving may be one of the most important, and challenging, roles ever taken on. No matter where at in your caregiving journey — starting to plan; taking care of a family member in your home, in a facility, or from a distance;...

A series of 45-Minute Estate and Legacy Planning Webinars Because of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and the CDC recommendations to practice social distancing, MSU Extension colleagues Marsha Goetting and Emily Standley are offering an estate and legacy planning webinar series in 2021.  The topics for 2021 were...

Missoula Public Library is continuing its Memory Café program using a virtual format consistent with COVID-19 precautions.  The Memory Café program creates a safe, welcoming, and supportive space each month for individuals experiencing memory loss as well as their caregivers and family members to engage in...

Dementia services and supports play an important role in helping people who are living with dementia to remain in the community. Identifying sources of reimbursement for dementia services remains an ongoing challenge. Billing third-party payers, such as fee-for-service Medicare and private insurance, can provide one...

Montana State University Extension is piloting Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness for Children:  Storybook Series.  The program helps parents educate and support their children and families who may be experiencing a family member or neighbor with Alzheimer’s disease.   This program also provides materials for teachers to educate preschool children...

Bozeman Health, in partnership with Gallatin City-County Health Department and Community Health Partners, has recently completed data collection for their Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). They are inviting participants to a virtual presentation of the key findings from the CHNA. During these presentations their research...