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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.

Dementia Conversations
The Windsor, 3600 Grove Avenue, Richmond, VA 23221

  • February 16, 2016, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Basics of Alzheimer's
Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA 23831

  • February 27, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA 23831

  • March 12, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA 23831

  • April 9, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Volunteer Training
4600 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060.  To register, please contact Merle Kahn at 804-967-2575 or e-mail mkahn@alz.org.

  • March 8, 2016, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Basics of Alzheimer's:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
Hanover Adult Day Center, 7231 Stonewall Parkway, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • April 19, 2016, 5:30 pm - 7:00 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.

Know the 10 Signs - Forgetfulness:  When Is It a Problem?
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, 4600 Spotsylvania Parkway, Classroom A & B, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

  • February 18, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Basics of Alzheimer's:  Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease
Dorothy Hart Community Center, 408 Canal Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • March 24, 2016,, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's/Dementia:  Early Stage for Family Caregivers
Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline Street, Room #1, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • April 8, 2016, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's/Dementia:  Early Stage for Those Diagnosed with Alzheimer's/Dementia
Central Rappahannock Regional Library, 1201 Caroline Street, Room #2, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • April 8, 2016, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Effective Communication Strategies
disability Resource Center, 409 Progress Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

  • May 19, 2016, 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.

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

  • March 3, 2016
  • May 5, 2016
  • July 7, 2016
  • September 1, 2016
  • November 3, 2016

Dementia:  The Basics
Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Hwy., Heathsville, VA 22473.  The program will be presented on the following dates from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm:

  • April 7, 2016
  • June 2, 2016

Caregiver Retreat
White Stone Church of the Nazarene, 57 Whisk Drive, White Stone, VA 22578.  Click here for flyer.

  • March 17, 2016, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  Legal and Financial
Lower United Methodist Church, 120 Lower Church Road, Hartfield, VA 23071.  Speaker:  Susan Jean, The Heritage Law Group

  • April 13, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's:  The Moderate Stage
Essex Public Library, 117 North Church Lane, Tappahannock, VA 22560

  • April 14, 2016, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Social Workers Workshop
Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, VA 22480.  Lunch will be provided.

  • May 17, 2016, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:  Tips from the Latest Research
The Orchard, Magnolia Manor, 62 Delfae Drive, Warsaw, VA 22572

  • June 9, 2016, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Tri-Cities Area Programs

Pre-registration required for all programs.
Pre-register by calling 804-526-2359
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:

  •  February 9, 2016 - Joy of Caregiving:  Tracey Gendron, MS, PhD, VCU School of Gerontology
  • March 15, 2016 - Dementia Conversations:  Preparing the Family
  • April 12, 2016 - Legal & Financial Planning:  Fletcher Cooke, Esquire
  • May 10, 2016 - The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease
  • June 14, 2016 - Living with Alzheimer's Disease:  Early Stage
  • July 12, 2016 - Living with Alzheimer's Disease:  Moderate Stage
  • August 9, 2016 - Living with Alzheimer's Disease:  Late Stage
  • 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.

  • March 8, 2016 - The Basics of Alzheimer's:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
  • May 17, 2016 - Healthy Habits for a Healthier You
  • July 19, 2016 - Effective Communication Strategies
  • September 20, 2016 - Dementia Conversations
  • November 15, 2016 - Navigating the Holidays

Effective Communication Strategies
Hopewell Public Library, 209 E. Cawson Street, Hopewell, VA 23860.  Click here for flyer.

  • February 4, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Prince George Library, 6605 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA 23875

  • February 11, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Dinwiddie Public Library, 14103 Boydton Plank Road, Dinwiddie, VA 23841

  • February 18, 2016 - 5:30 pm

 


 

 

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