Fall 2013 Caregiver Conference in Fort Wayne
The fall 2013 Caregiver Conference in Fort Wayne is on Thursday, November 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 pm. The conference will be held at the Holiday Inn located at 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive in Fort Wayne. The cost to attend the conference is $25 for family caregivers and $60 for professional caregivers. For more information, please email Kristi Ritchie firstname.lastname@example.org. To register please call 800.272.3900.
Early-Stage is a brand new program, sponosored by the Klapper Family Foundaton, that will allow Alzheimer’s patients to enjoy art exhibits and socialize with their caregiver, family and friends. The Early-Stage program will begin on Tuesday, November 26 at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Registration is required to attend. To register, please call 800.272.3900.
The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter is launching an Early Investigators Research Program. This program encourages, recognizes and awards promising research projects in basic biomedical, patient-oriented, or social-behavioral research made by students enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, or post-doctoral programs in an Indiana academic institution. Three cash awards of $2,500 each will be given to the students selected and they will have an opportunity to present their project at the Alzheimer’s Association Education Conference on April 25, 2014. For submission details, click here. Submission deadline is November 27.
Chocolate Sunday is on November 24 at the Ritz Charles located at 12156 N. Meridian Street in Carmel. Chocolate Sunday is an annual gourmet brunch featuring live and silent auctions, an engaging program and of course, chocolate. Hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and silent auction begin at 11:30 a.m. Help raise funds for the Alzheimer's Association’s programs, services, advocacy and research efforts. For more information on Chocolate Sunday, please click here or call 800.272.3900.
This holiday season the Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter is participating in #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday is a special call to action and creates a national day of giving around the annual shopping and spending season to inspire every day giving. It began to encourage generosity among families and individuals to make a difference in the community. This year we encourage you to take part and do a little big thing for the Alzheimer’s Association by joining us in #GivingTuesday. To learn more about #GivingTuesday, click here.