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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 Warning Signs
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 9155 Hungary Road, Henrico, VA

  • July 18, 2017, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

LGBT and Dementia, Education Series Kick-Off
Diversity Richmond, Sherwood Avenue, Richmond, VA

  • July 21, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Resource Fair
Saint Mark Church of God and Christ, 1100 E. Brookland Park Blvd., Richmond, VA 23222

  • July 22, 2017

Memory Café at Sandston Library
23 E. Williamsburg Road
4th Wednesday of each month, 1:00 pm - 3:00 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.

Dementia Conversations
Mary Washington Health Care, Thompkins Martin Medical Plaza, Classroom A, 1101 Sam Perry Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • August 29, 2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
Cooper Library, 20 Washington Street, Colonial Beach, VA 22443

  • September 27, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
Ladysmith Library, 7199 Clara Smith Street, Ruther Glen, VA 22546

  • October 19, 2017, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

10 Warning Signs:  When Is Forgetfulness a Problem?
Salem Church Library, 2607 Salem Church Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

  • November 15, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Caregiver Stress and Preparing for the Holidays
Dorothy Hart Community Center, Classroom #1, 408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • December 6, 2017, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Memory Café at Keystone Coffee
2206 Princess Anne Street
Last Wednesday of each month, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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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.

Caregiver Education Series
The following programs will be presented at the Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Avenue, Gloucester, VA 23061 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on the following dates:

  • August 10, 2017
    Dementia Conversations:  Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial
  • October 12, 2017
    The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
  • January 11, 2018
    The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
  • February 20, 2018
    Effective Communication Strategies
  • March 8, 2018
    Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

Click here for flyer.

Living with Alzheimer's Series
All programs will be presented at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury Auditorium, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, VA from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm on the following dates:

  • September 26, 2017 - The Early Stage
  • October 10, 2017 - The Moderate Stage Part 1
  • October 24, 2017 - The Moderate Stage Part 2
  • November 14, 2017 - The Late Stage

Click here for flyer.

Caregiver Forum
Gloucester Main Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester, VA.  Click here for flyer.

  • November 3, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

 

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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.  

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.    

  • August 17, 2017:  Effective Communication Strategies
  • October 19, 2017:  Legal and Financial Planning - Fletcher Cooke, Esquire
  • December 21, 2017:  Navigating the Holidays

Memory Café at Perk's Coffee Shop
8 W. Bank Street
4th Wednesday of each month, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Memory Café at JenCare Senior Medical Center
524 Southpark Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Join us on July 26, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Click here for flyer.

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