Hospice of Southern Maine and the Alzheimer’s Association are offering free workshops in southern Maine to help families cope with and support loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.

The 90-minute workshops will be presented by Carol Palmer, program director with the Maine chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and experienced trauma and hospice nurse. She has been providing training about dementia and related conditions and behaviors for nearly 10 years.

The workshops are free and open to the public. To register, or for more information, call 866-621-7600 or 207-289-3640.

Workshop dates and locations include:

April 4 at 2 p.m. at the Falmouth House, 32 Blueberry Lane, Falmouth

April 5 at 2 p.m. at Scarborough Terrace, 600 Commerce Drive, Scarborough

April 7 at 5:30 p.m. at Bay Square at Yarmouth, 27 Forest Falls Drive, Yarmouth

April 11 at 3 p.m. at the Monarch Center, 392 Main St., Saco

April 14 at 2:15 p.m. at The Cedars, 630 Ocean Ave., Portland