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As part of our mission to provide education and support to Alzheimer's patients, their families, and caregivers, the Greater Richmond Chapter offers a number of programs. The following are offered to the public at no cost unless otherwise noted.

Richmond Area Programs

Pre-registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-register by calling 804-967-2580 or e-mail fran.foster@alz.org

Click here to print list of Richmond Area Programs.

Save the Date
2014 Estes Express Lines Conference on Dementia
The Westin Richmond Hotel, 6631 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230 
Click here for brochure which includes registration form.
To pay by credit card using PayPal, please click here.  (You do not need a PayPal account.)

  • November 10, 2014, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

A Slice of Knowledge for the Caregiver:  Family Dynamics and Stress
Heritage Public Library, 6125 Chesapeake Circle, New Kent, VA 23124

  • October 29, 2014, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Charting the Journey:  Know the 10 Signs, Family Stress & Dynamics and Legal & Communication
Upper King William County Senior Center, 8306 King William Road, Aylett, VA 23009.  Click here for flyer with registration form.

  • November 8, 2014, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Dessert for the Caregiver:  How to Survive the Stress of Caregiving
Spring Arbor Richmond, 9991 Ridgefield Parkway, Henrico, VA 23233

  • November 20, 2014, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

 

 

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Fredericksburg Area Programs

Pre-registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-register by calling 540-370-0835 or
e-mail lori.myers@alz.org

Click here to print list of Fredericksburg Area Programs.

Living wih Alzheimer's:  Moderate Stage Program for Family Caregivers
Mary Washington Hospital, 1001 Sam Perry Blvd., Classroom A, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • October 25, 2014, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Preparing for the Holidays:  For Family Caregivers and Friends
Home Care America, 2017 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • November 18, 2014, 1:00 pm

Getting Started:  What to do if you Suspect a Family Member has Dementia or has been Diagnosed with Dementia
2217 Princess Anne Street, 2nd floor Conference Room, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • November 20, 2014, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Caregiver Stress:  Taking Care of Yourself
Scott Insurance and Financial Services, 2115 Lafayette Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • December 10, 2014, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

 

Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Area Programs

Pre-Registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-Register by calling 804-695-9382 or
e-mail ellie.galloway@alz.org

Click here to print list of Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Area Programs.

Symptom Management in Dementia Patients and Hospice Care for Dementia Patients
Speakers:    Dr.Laura Cunnington, Director, Palliative Care &
                       Hospice Services
                   Dr. Gregg Shivers, Medical Director, Walter Reed
                       Hospice
                   Riverside Health System
Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, VA 22480

  • November 3, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Legal and Financial
Commonwealth Assisted Living at Farnham, 511 Cedar Grove Road, Farnham, VA 22460
Lunch will be provided.

  • November 13, 2014, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  The Moderate Stage
St. Mary's White Chapel Parish Hall, 5940 White Chapel Road, Lancaster, VA 22503
Lunch will be provided.

  • November 19, 2014, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

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Tri-Cities Area Programs

Pre-registration required for all programs.
Pre-register by calling 804-967-2580 or
e-mail ffoster@alz.org

Click here to print list of Tri-Cities Area Programs.

Getting Started:  What To Do When Your Loved One Has Been Diagnosed
A family orientation for those whose loved ones are showing signs of dementia or have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or other dementia disease.  Topics include:  steps to getting a diagnosis; important legal documents; financial resources; services of the Alzheimer's Association; resource lists; and question and answer session.  Will be held at the Alzheimer's Association Office, 201 Temple Avenue, Suite E, Colonial Heights, VA 23834.

  • November 4, 2014, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Caring for the Person with Dementia and Giving Support to the Caregiver
Riverside PACE Petersburg, 315 Brown Street, Petersburg, VA 23803

  • December 3, 2014, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 

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