At this year's Candelight Reflections held November 12 on the south steps of the Capitol building, the city's first Mayoral Proclamation recognizing November as Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month was read by Commissioner Bryan Beatty. Click here to view the full proclamation.
Orange County Caregiver Conference
November 20, 2013 from 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Chapel Hill
If you are providing care to a loved one with Alzheimer's or if you are an individual with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, this conference is for you. Three very well known doctors and researchers will be presenting information on topics that are necessary to providing and receiving exceptional dementia care and support. Call (919) 803-8285 or email email@example.com to register.
Friends in Alzheimer's Early Stage Social Program
Raleighwood Cinema Grill - Dinner and Movie
November 21, 2013 at 5:30 PM
6609 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27615
For more information or to sign up for the Friends in Alzheimer's Early Stage Social Program, please contact Eileen McGuinness-Vaillancourt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-803-8285.
Hoppin' Holiday Homebrew Taste-Off
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Brewmasters Bar & Grill in downtown Raleigh
Come sample the best, freshest, most creative and wildest beers that are brewed right here in the Triangle! A $10 dollar suggested donation gives you unlimited access to sample beer from local home-brewers and have a chance to judge which brew is your favorite. There will also be raffle prizes, live music, and of course Brewmasters awesome food and beer. All proceeds from the event will go to the Alzheimer's Association of Eastern North Carolina. Come on out for a fun night that shouldn't be missed!
Save the Date for Walk to End Alzheimer's
There are currently more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's disease, the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. Walk with a purpose: show your support for Alzheimer's by participating in Walk to End Alzheimer's, the Alzheimer's Association's largest event to raise awareness and funds for local programs and services and to fund national research. Visit alz.org/walk to register your team now!
Fayetteville Walk to End Alzheimer’s
September 7, 2013 at Liberty Hills in the Kings Grant Subdivision
Triangle Walk to End Alzheimer’s
September 21, 2013 at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park
Johnston County Walk to End Alzheimer’s
September 28, 2013 at the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatics Center
New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer's
October 26, 2013 at 300 E Front Street
Wilmington Walk to End Alzheimer's
November 16, 2013 at Mayfaire Town Center