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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 Hermitage, 1600 Westwood Avenue, Richmond, VA 23227

  • March 10, 2015, 6:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Late Stage
Our Lady of Hope, 13700 N. Gayton Road, Henrico, VA 23233

  • March 12, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Early Stage Series
St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 9801 Fort King Road, Richmond, VA 23229

  • March 12, 2015, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • March 19, 2015, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to Behaviors
Spring Arbor of Salisbury, 14001 Turnberry Lane, Midlothian, VA 23113

  • March 18, 2015, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Brandermill Woods Healthcare Center, 2100 Brandermill Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23112

  • March 24, 2015, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Colonial Heights Healthcare and Rehab Center, 831 Ellerslie Avenue, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

  • March 26, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Overview of Dementia and Coping with Stress
St. Francis Episcopal Church, 1484 Hockett Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103

  • March 28, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Coping Skills for the Caregiver
Hanover Community Center, 14662 Bethany Church Road, Montpelier, VA 23192

  • April 7, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Moderate Stage
Companion Extraordinaire, 5311 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA 23228
Light lunch providedClick here for flyer.

  • April 9, 2015, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Brandermill Woods Healthcare Center, 2100 Brandermill Parkway, Midlothian, VA 23112

  • April 14, 2015, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Navigating the Maze of Dementia
Good Shepherd Baptist Church, 1127 North 28th Street, Richmond, VA 23223
Click here for flyer. 

  • April 18, 2015
    • Registration:  8:30 am - 9:00 am
    • Program:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Colonial Heights Healthcare and Rehab Center, 831 Ellerslie Avenue, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

  • April 23, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Dementia Care:  Creating a Positive Partnering Experience - Speaker:  Teepa Snow
University of Richmond Jepson Alumni Center, 101 College Road, Richmond, VA 23229

  • April 25, 2015, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Overview of Dementia:  Communication, Stress & Guilt, Home Safety & Wandering
Home Instead, 2565 Homeview Drive, Richmond, VA 23294 - Includes lunch.

  • May 5, 2015, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
The Hermitage, 1600 Westwood Avenue, Richmond, VA 23227

  • May 5, 2015, 6:00 pm

Communication:  Are You Listening?
St. Mary's Hospital, 5801 Bremo Road, Room 163, Richmond, VA 23226

  • May 12, 2015, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs
Shalom Baptist Church, 6395 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • May 12, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 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

 

 

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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.

"Conversations About Dementia"
Rappahannock Area Agency on Aging, 460 Lendall Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405

  • February 23, 2015, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Early Stage for Family Caregivers
Career Training Solutions, 10304 Spotsylvania Ave., #400, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

  • March 13, 2015, 10:00 am - 2:00 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

  • March 19, 2015, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Moderate Stage for Family Caregivers
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • April 24, 2015, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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

  • 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


 

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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.

Understanding the Behaviors of Dementia - Causes, Interventions and Responses &
Hoarding:  When You Reach the Breaking Point

Three Convenient Locations and Dates to Choose From:

  • February 5, 2015 - Commonwealth at Kilmarnock
  • February 12, 2015 - Gloucester House
  • March 5, 2015 - Commonwealth at Farnham

All programs presented at 6:00 pm.  Dinner will be served.  RSVP:  804-443-4885.
Click here for flyer.

Conversations About Dementia:  Tips to Help with Family Conversations
Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Avenue, Gloucester, VA 23061

  • February 24, 2015, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Conversations About Dementia:  Tips to Help with Family Conversations
The Orchard - Magnolia Manor, 62 Delfae Drive, Warsaw, VA 22572

  • March 10, 2015, 10:30 am

Know the Ten Signs:  When is Forgetfulness a Problem?
Port Towne Apartments Community Room, 111 Port Towne Lane, Urbanna, VA 23175

  • March 17, 2015, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

 

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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.

Dementia:  What Is It?
Colonial Heights Healthcare Center, 831 Ellerslie Ave., Colonial Heights, VA 23834

  • February 26, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Colonial Heights Healthcare Center, 831 Ellerslie Ave., Colonial Heights, VA 23834

  • March 26, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Colonial Heights Healthcare Center, 831 Ellerslie Ave., Colonial Heights, VA 23834

  • April 23, 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 

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