Making Sense of Cents

Making Sense of Cents is a FREE financial literacy workshop for caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer’s.

This workshop consists of three sessions where attendees will learn about Alzheimer’s Services, financial resources, healthcare insurance, estate planning, financial abuse, and fraud.

Spring 2023  

All three sessions of this series of Making Sense of Cents Financial Literacy Workshops will be presented both online via Zoom and in person at Alzheimer’s Services. Registration is required to attend. Lunch will be provided for in person attendees. Online attendees will receive the link to join via Zoom upon registering. Please select the appropriate link below for the way you wish to attend.


*Participants attending all three sessions in the financial literacy workshop are eligible for a free legal consultation with a selected elder law attorney or financial adviser. Participants also receive one free copy per family of Get It Together: Organize Your Records So Your Family Won’t Have To.

Tuesday, May 2 – Financial Matters and Caregiver Stress

Rose Colley, LCSW

Tuesday, May 9 – The Truth About Paying for Long-Term Care

Linda Melancon, Attorney, Legacy Estate & Elder Law of Louisiana

Tuesday, May 16 – Using Respite Reimbursement

Marcia Kirk, Respite Assistant, Charlie’s Place Activity & Respite Center/Baton Rouge, Alzheimer’s Services