The Rhode Island Alzheimer's Association sponsors special events throughout the year.
Read about the event below for details!
"Caregiver's Journey" Conference - Thursday, March 5, 2015
A Conference for Alzheimer's Cargivers and Healthcare Professionals
Join us for the Alzheimer's Association's Caregiver's Journey Conference on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick. If you are a family caregiver of someone with Alzheimer's disease or a professional in the field, then this conference is for you. The conference is free for family caregivers. There is a fee for contact hours for social workers, nurses and RIALA administrators. Registration is required. You must complete the Registration Information form in the back of the Caregiver Conference brochure (see below) and mail or fax back to us.
This event brings together more than 400 Alzheimer's caregivers, consumers and healthcare professionals. This conference features nationally known keynote speaker, Dr. Sid O'Bryant who will present "Blood-based tools in the diagnosis and novel treatments for Alzheimer's disease: A Hope for the Future." In addition to the keynote address, we are offering 21 workshops presented by experts in the field of Alzheimer's care, an advocacy forum at lunch and concluding with a Panel Discussion called "Alzheimer's Matters: Let's Talk About It."
Blondes vs. Brunettes - Saturday, April 25, 2015
Brown University - Meister Kavan Field - Enjoy a flag football game on Saturday, April 25th at Brown University's Meister Kavan Field from 12PM to 3PM, in which the two participating women's teams are divided based on the age-old rivalry between blondes and brunettes. For more information, to join or donate go to: http://act.alz.org/blondesvsbrunettesprovidence2015 .
"Run for the Roses" Unforgettable Evening and Auction - Saturday, May 2, 2015
Experience the excitement and glamour of the "Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby" theme dinner and auction on Saturday evening, May 2nd at Rhode Island Country Club, 150 Nayatt Road, Barrington, RI 02806. Join us for a savory dinner, music by Brass Attack and a raffle to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. Tickets are $85 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets, please email email@example.com or call 1-800-272-3900.