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Richmond Programs
Fredericksburg Area Programs
Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Programs
Tri-Cities Programs

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.

Know the 10 Signs:  Forgetfulness - When Is It A Problem?
Chamberlayne Heights United Methodist Church, 6100 Chamberlayne Road, Richmond, VA 23227

  • January 10, 2017, 12:00 pm

Know the 10 Signs:  Forgetfulness - When Is It A Problem?
Sandston Baptist Church, 100 W. Williamsburg Road, Sandston, VA 23150

  • January 11, 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Late Stage:  Living with Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia
Hanover Adult Center, 7231 Stonewall Parkway, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • January 17, 2017, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia:  Legal and Financial
Trinity United Methodist Church, 903 Forest Avenue, Henrico, VA 23229

  • January 19, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Reading and Book Signing
"Missing Mary" A Crash Course in Alzheimer's Dementia
By Author, J. Keith McMullin
St. Mary's Hospital Education Center, Room 161 (by the cafeteria)
Free and Open to the Public
Click here for flyer.

  • January 19, 2017, 5:00 PM

Caregiver Conference
Deep Run Park and Recreation Center, 9900 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233

  • January 23, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Basics of Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Disease
Richmond Redevelopment & Housing Authority, 1920 Stonewall Avenue, Richmond, VA 23225

  • January 24, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
CAPUP Senior Center, 1103 Oliver Hill Way, Richmond, VA 23219

  • January 26, 2017, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Healthy Habits for Your Brain and Body
Chesterfield Parks and Recreation Event to be held at Chesterfield Baptist Church, 16520 Hull Street Road, Moseley, VA 23120

  • January 26, 2017, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Reveille United Methodist Church, 4200 Cary Street Road, Richmond, VA 23221

  • January 29, 2017, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Covenant Woods, 7090 Covenant Woods Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • February 15, 2017, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Covenant Woods, 7090 Covenant Woods Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • May 17, 2017, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

 

 

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Fredericksburg Area Programs

Pre-registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-register by calling 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 or
e-mail lori.myers@alz.org

Click here to print list of Fredericksburg Area Programs.

Healthier Habits for a Healthier You
The Crossings at Falls Run, 60 Brimley Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22406

  • January 18, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
Poet's Walk of Fredericksburg, 3020 Gordon W. Shelton Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • January 19, 2017, 6:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:  Forgetfulness - When Is It A Problem?
Cardinal Institute for Health Careers, 150 Riverside Parkway, Suite 211, Fredericksburg, VA 22406

  • January 20, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal Street, Room #1, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • February 7, 2017, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Dementia Conversations
Poet's Walk of Fredericksburg, 3020 Gordon W. Shelton Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • February 16, 2017, 6:30 pm

Living with Alzheimer's/Dementia:  Late Stage Care
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, 4600 Spotsylvania Avenue, Classrooms A & B, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

  • March 10, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Poet's Walk of Fredericksburg, 3020 Gordon W. Shelton Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • March 16, 2017, 6:30 pm

Dementia Conversations
Cooper Library, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach, VA 22443

  • March 30, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Cooper Library, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach, VA 22443

  • April 20, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Living with Alzheimer's - Moderate Stage for Caregivers
Salem Church Library, Room A, 2607 Salem Church Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407.  Lunch will be provided.  RSVP to 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 or e-mail lmyers@alz.org.

  • May 19, 2017, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm


 

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Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Area Programs

Pre-Registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-Register by calling 804-695-9382, ext. 8405 or
e-mail ellie.galloway@alz.org

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

The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
To be held on the following dates, times, and locations:

Gloucester Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Avenue, Gloucester, VA from 5:30 pm  7:00 pm

  • January 5, 2017
  • February 2, 2017
  • May 4, 2017

Lancaster Public Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock, VA from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  • March 22, 2017
  • June 1, 2017

Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville, VA from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  • April 6, 2017
  • June 29, 2017

Conversations About Dementia Series
Visiting Angels Training Room, 68 South Main Street, Kilmarnock, VA.  All programs will be held from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm.  Topics and dates as follows:

Communication Strategies and Understanding Behaviors

  • May 23, 2017

Creating an At-Home Dementia Activity Plan

  • June 6, 2017

Hospice Care and Dementia

  • June 27, 2017

Memory Café at Sage Café
68 South Main Street, Kilmarnock, VA
First Tuesday of each month beginning April 4, 2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Social Engagement:  Registration Required - 804-695-9382, ext. 8405
To be held on the following dates and locations:

Gloucester Arts on Main, Gloucester, VA - Valentine Luncheon

  • February 12, 2017

Beaverdam Park, Gloucester, VA - Cookout and Cornhole

  • May 20, 2017

PBS Caregiver Perspective and Q&A with Local Caregivers
To be held on the following dates, locations, and times:

Abilities Abound, 765 Northumberland Highway, Callao, VA

  • January 24, 2017, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Gloucester Main Library Community Room, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester, VA

  • February 17, 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Caregiver Workshop
Location and Time TBD

  • March 17, 2017

 


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Tri-Cities Area Programs

Pre-registration required for all programs.
Pre-register by calling 804-446-5860
or e-mail chamlin@alz.org

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

Conversations About Alzheimer's and Dementia
The monthly talks will address concerns, questions and answers that will be helpful to anyone whose life is being affected by Alzheimer's or dementia.  Each session will be held at Petersburg Public Library, Multi-Purpose Room, 201 W. Washington Street, Petersburg, VA from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm.  RSVP to Cindy Hamlin, Alzheimer's Association, 804-446-5860 or e-mail chamlin@alz.orgClick here for flyer.

  • January 10, 2017:  Healthy Living for Body and Brain
  • February 14, 2017:  Understanding and Responding to Dementia and Related Behavior
  • March 14, 2017:  The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease
  • April 11, 2017:  Legal and Financial Planning - Fletcher Cooke, Esquire
  • May 9, 2017:  Effective Communication Strategies
  • June 13, 2017:  Know the 10 Signs
  • July 11,, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's:  Middle Stage
  • August 8, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's:  Late Stage
  • September 12, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers
  • October 10, 2017:  Dementia Conversations - Preparing the Family
  • November 14, 2017:  Caregiver Lifelines - Bill Humphreys, Crater Community Hospice
  • December 12, 2017:  Putting the JOY back in the Holidays - Helen Peace, M.Ed., Crater Community Hospice

Alzheimer's & Dementia Family Education Series
The monthly talks will address concerns, questions and answers that will be helpful to anyone whose  life is being affected by Alzheimer's or dementia.  Each session will be held at Sunflower Gardens, 5305 Plaza Drive, N. Prince George, VA from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.  RSVP to Cindy Hamlin, Alzheimer's Association, 804-446-5860 or e-mail chamlin@alz.orgClick here for flyer.

  • January 18, 2017:  Healthy Living for Body and Brain
  • February 15, 2017:  Alzheimer's - The Caregiver's Perspective
  • March 15, 2017:  The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease
  • April 19, 2017:  Legal and Financial Planning
  • May 17, 2017:  Effective Communication Strategies
  • June 21, 2017:  Know the 10 Signs
  • July 19, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's:  Middle Stage
  • August 16, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's:  Late Stage
  • September 20, 2017:  Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers
  • October 18, 2017:  Dementia Conversations - Preparing the Family
  • November 15, 2017:  Preparing for the Holidays
  • December 20, 2017:  Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Dementia 411
The following monthly talks will address concerns, questions and answers that will be helpful to anyone whose life is being affected by Alzheimer's or dementia.  Each session will be held at Prince George Public Library, 6605 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.  Click here for flyer.

  • February 9, 2017:  Healthy Living for Body and Brain
  • May 11, 2017:  Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
  • August 10, 2017:  Effective Communication Strategies
  • November 9, 2017:  Navigating the Holidays

Dementia 411
The following monthly talks will address concerns, questions and answers that will be helpful to anyone whose life is being affected by Alzheimer's or dementia.  Each session will be held at Dinwiddie Public Library, 14103 Boydton Plank Road, Dinwiddie, VA from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.   Click here for flyer.    

  • February 16, 2017:  Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
  • April 20, 2017:  Healthy Habits for Body and Brain
  • June 15, 2017:  Know the 10 Signs
  • August 17, 2017:  Effective Communication Strategies
  • October 19, 2017:  Legal and Financial Planning - Fletcher Cooke, Esquire
  • December 21, 2017:  Navigating the Holidays

 

 

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