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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.

Healthy Habits for the Brain and Body
Tri-Club Woman's Club to be held at St. Matthews Episcopal Church, 1101 Forest Avenue, Richmond, VA 23229

  • April 6, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:  Forgetfulness - When Is It A Problem?
Swim Richmond Wellness Program for Older Adults, 5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234

  • April 26, 2017, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Memories in the Making Training Workshop
Unique arts program created by the Alzheimer's Association
Will be held at the Alzheimer's Association, 4600 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
Cost is $50 per person which includes lunch and supplies.  Click here for flyer.

  • May 2, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's Series for Caregivers:  Early Stage
Senior Center of Greater Richmond to be held at First Baptist Church, 2709 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220

  • May 18, 2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Living with Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia:  Early Stage
Spring Arbor of Richmond, 9991 Ridgefield Parkway, Henrico, VA 23233

  • May 18, 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Dementia Conversations:  Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Room E106, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • May 19, 2017, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's Series for Caregivers:  Mid Stage
Senior Center of Greater Richmond to be held at First Baptist Church, 2709 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220

  • May 25, 2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

 

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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.

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 804-446-5857 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 

  • May 4, 2017

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

  • 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 date and location:

Beaverdam Park, Gloucester, VA - Cookout and Cornhole

  • May 20, 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.  

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.    

  • 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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