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Richmond Programs
Fredericksburg Area Programs
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.


 Holding Them Close:  Providing Spiritual Care for People with Dementia and Their Caregivers
Brookdale Imperial Plaza, 1717 Bellevue Ave., Richmond, VA 23227.  Click here for flyer.

  • Thursday, May 14, 2015, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Memory Loss, The Basics:  Ask Your Questions
Second Branch Baptist Church, 12217 Second Branch Road, Chesterfield, VA 23838

  • May 16, 2015, 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's:  The Basics
Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA 23831

  • May 30, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Middle Stage for Caregivers
St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 9801 Fort King Rd., Richmond, VA 23229.  Click here for flyer.  Program will be presented from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on the following dates:

  • June 4, 2015       Part 1:  Learning About the Disease during the
                                                Middle Stage
  • June 11, 2015     Part 2:  Decisions and Making Choices
  • June 18, 2015     Part 3:  What You Need to Plan

    Living with Alzheimer's:  Late Stage for Caregivers
    St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 9801 Fort King Rd., Richmond, VA 23229.  Click here for flyer.  Program will be presented from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on the following dates:

    • August 6, 2015       Part 1:  Changes in the Disease and Care
    • August 13, 2015     Part 2:  Resources and Decision

     

     

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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.

    Know the 10 Warning Signs:  When Forgetfulness is a Problem
    Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, Classrooms A & B, 4600 Spotsylvania Ave., Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    Click here for flyer.

    • May 14, 2015, 6:30 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

    • May 21, 2015, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Alzheimer's and Dementia:  When Stigma is the Problem
    Salem Church Library, 2607 Salem Church Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

    • June 11, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 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

    • July 23, 2015, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Legal and Financial Program
    Spring Arbor of Fredericksburg, 5308 River Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

    • August 20, 2015, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


     

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    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.

    Living with Alzheimer's:  For People with Alzheimer's and Other Dementia Diseases
    Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Dr., Irvington, VA
    REGISTRATION REQUIRED:  CALL 804-695-9382

    • Part 1:  Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Part 2:  Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    Living with Alzheimer's:  Middle Stage for Caregivers
    Urbanna Baptist Church, 121 Watling Street, Urbanna, VA
    Lunch will be provided.
    REGISTRATION REQUIRED:  CALL 804-695-9382

    • Friday, June 5, 2015, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Understanding and Addressing Behaviors
    Commonwealth Assisted Living-Farnham, 511 Cedar Grove Road, Farnham, VA 22460

    • August 26, 2015, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Living with Alzheimer's:  Late Stage
    Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Ave., Gloucester, VA 23061

    • October 15, 2015, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Memories in the Making Art Exhibit
    Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Dr., Irvington, VA 22480

    • November 9, 2015, Time TBD

    Know the Ten Signs:  Dementia - What Is It?
    Northern Neck Family YMCA, 39 William B. Graham Court, Kilmarnock, VA 22482

    • November 12, 2015, 10:30 am - 12:00 m

     

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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 programs.

    Behaviors
    Colonial Heights Health Care, 831 E. Ellerslie Avenue, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

    • Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Caregiver Frustrations
    Dunlop House Assisted Living & Specialized Alzheimer's Care, 235 Dunlop Farms Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834
    Click here for flyer.

    • Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Holding Them Close:  Providing Spiritual Care for People with Dementia and Their Caregivers
    Dunlop House Assisted Living & Specialized Alzheimer's Care, 235 Dunlop Farms Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834
    Click here for flyer.

    • Thursday, June 11, 2015, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

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