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View Upcoming Fundraisers Thrown by Friends of the Chapter here.

2016 Facts and Figures Report
Includes a Special Report on the Personal Financial Impact of Alzheimer’s on Families
Get the Facts! Download the full report here.

The Village at Woods Edge Educational Workshops
1401 North High Street, Franklin
The Village at Woods Edge is offering a series of Educational Workshops for professional
caregivers. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors,
stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. Instructors from the Alzheimer’s
Association will facilitate workshops at The Village on the following dates:

June 7, 2016 – 10am to noon / 3 pm - 5 pm
Session Topic – “Improving Communication”

Members of the community are invited to attend. Space is limited. Call 757-562-3100
one week prior to each session to reserve your space. Invite someone on Facebook

Save the Date for A Day for Caregivers

Program Topics
Compare/Contrast Different types of Dementia
• Managing Behaviors & Preserving Identity
• Enriching & Engaging through the Arts
• The Trajectory  of Alzheimer’s Research
• Caring for You — The Art of Mindfulness
• Community Resources — Help When You Need It
      Tuesday, August 9
Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development Center, Hampton

Thursday, August 11
Paul D. Camp Community College Workforce Development Center, Franklin

Pre-registration is required by July 29
Conference cost: $10.00
Includes continental breakfast & lunch

Doors open at 8:30 am for registration sign-in
Program begins at 9:00 am and ends 3:30 pm

Call 757.459.2405 for more information.

You may email, fax, or mail this form to:

ATTN: Sherry Warren Alzheimer’s Association 6350 Center Drive, Suite 102, Norfolk, VA 23502 or
Sherry.Warren@alz.org  Fax: 757-461-7902

The community colleges are offering general adult continuing education credits. If you would like to receive credits, please call Sherry at 757.459.2405 or email infoseva@alz.org (indicate which conference you will be attending).

A Day for Caregivers Conference is made possible in part thanks to the generosity of the Camp Family Foundation, Franklin Southampton Charities, J.L. Camp Foundation, and the Peninsula Community Foundation.

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