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Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Programs
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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.


Effective Communication Strategies
The Crossings at Ironbridge, 6701 Ironbridge Parkway, Chester, VA 23831

  • September 27, 2016, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Finding Peace:  Self Care for Family and Resident
Spring Arbor of Salisbury, 14001 Turnberry Lane, Midlothian, VA 23113

  • September 29, 2016, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Volunteer Orientation Training
Alzheimer's Association, 4600 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060.  Must pre-register by calling 804-967-2575 or e-mail mbontly@alz.org.

  • September 29, 2016, Morning Session: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm or Evening Session: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Moderate Stage
dayBreaks Adult Day Care, 2405 Dovercourt Drive, Midlothian, VA 23113

  • October 25, 2016,, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

 

Healthy Habits for a Healthy You
Covenant Woods, 7090 Covenant Woods Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • November 16, 2016, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

2017

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.

Legal and Financial Program
Scott Insurance and Financial Services, 2115 Lafayette Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • September 29, 2016, 10:00 am - 11:30 am


 

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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.

Dementia:  The Basics
Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Ave., Gloucester, VA 23061.  The program will be presented on the following dates from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm 

  • November 3, 2016

 

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Tri-Cities Area Programs

Pre-registration required for all programs.
Pre-register by calling 804-526-2359, ext.8406
or e-mail chamlin@alz.org

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

Conversations About Alzheimer's and Dementia
Petersburg Public Library, Multi-Purpose Room, 201 W. Washington St. - 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm.   Light refreshments will be provided.  Click here for flyer.  The following are dates and topics that will be discussed:      

  • September 13, 2016 - Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
  • October 11, 2016 - Living with Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia:  Younger Onset
  • November 8, 2016 - Caregiver Lifelines:  Bill Humphreys, Physician & Community Liaison, Crater Community Hospice
  • December 13, 2016 - Putting the JOY Back into the Holidays:  Helen Peace, M.Ed., Ambassador, Crater Community Hospice

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 Surry County Public Library, 270 Colonial Trail East, Surry, VA 23883, beginning at 6:30 pm.  Click here for flyer. 

  • September 20, 2016 - Dementia Conversations
  • November 15, 2016 - Navigating the Holidays

Know the 10 Signs - Early Detection Matters
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts.  Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future.  This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer's disease.  Click here for flyer.  Each session will be held at the Hopewell Public Library, 209 E. Cawson Street, Hopewell, VA, beginning at 6:30 pm on the following dates:

  • November 1, 2016

Know the 10 Signs - Early Detection Matters
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts.  Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future.  This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer's disease.  Click here for flyer.  Each session will be held at the Prince George Public Library, 6605 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA, beginning at 6:30 pm on the following dates: 

  • November 10, 2016

Dementia 411
The following 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 beginning at 5:30 pm.  Click here for flyer.   

  • October 20, 2016 - Legal and Financial Planning - Fletcher Cooke, Esquire
  • December 15, 2016 - Preparing for the Holidays


 

 

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