This important online training program is designed for law enforcement officers, paramedics, firefighters, disaster relief personnel and other first responders. The Alzheimer’s Association® Approaching Alzheimer’s: First Responder Training will help prepare you to respond to common calls involving a person with Alzheimer’s or related dementias.
Make your first response the right response.
The Alzheimer’s disease epidemic continues to grow, and as a first responder, it’s critical to be prepared to face it in your community. People with Alzheimer’s or related dementias can unknowingly put themselves and others in dangerous situations. Understanding the disease is key to ensuring you make the right response.
This online training will help make first responders’ jobs easier and keep them safer by giving them strategies for working and dealing with community members who have Alzheimer’s or related dementias.