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Caregiver University
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In place of the annual education conference, the Alzheimer's Association will host a series of Caregiver Universities throughout our Chapter territory. Each University will consist of an entire day of workshops, lunch will also be provided. Workshop topics are designed to meet the needs of both professional and family caregivers.

If you are interested in hosting a Caregiver University in your hometown, please contact us at wvinfo@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Caregiver University Workshop Topics

  • Safety and Preparedness with Persons with Dementia
  • Legal and Financial Considerations
  • Behaviors Revisited: An ABC Approach
  • Understanding and Coping with Care Transitions

Reach a statewide audience, or just those in your community. Click here to download the sponsorship agreement! Contact 800.272.3900 or email wvinfo@alz.org for more information!

Upcoming Caregiver University Locations

Please find below a list of dates/locations for Spring 2014:

  • Belpre, Ohio
    Friday, April 11
    Belpre Senior Center
    1614 Washington Blvd., Belpre, OH  45750
    Register Online!

  • Logan, West Virginia
    Wednesday, April 16
    PRIDE Community Services
    699 East Stratton Street, Logan, WV 25601
    Register Online!

  • Romney, West Virginia
    Friday, April 25
    Romney Senior Center
    School Street and Birch Lane, Romney, WV  26757
    Register Online!

  • Huntington, West Virginia
    Thursday, May 8
    Cabell/Huntington Hospital
    1340 Hal Greer Blvd, Huntington, WV  25701
    Register Online!

  • Clarksburg/Bridgeport, West Virginia
    Friday, May 16
    Steptoe & Johnson Offices
    400 White Oaks Blvd, Bridgeport, WV  26330
    Register Online!

  • Mercer County, West Virginia
    Friday, May 30 
    Bluefield State College
    219 Rock Street, Bluefield, WV  24701
    Register Online!

  • Charleston, West Virginia
    Friday, June 13
    Alzheimer's Association, Charleston Office
    1601 2nd Avenue, Charleston, WV  25387
    Register Online!
     
  • Woodsfield, Ohio
    Wednesday, June 18
    The Monroe County Care Center & Brandy Woods Assisted Living
    47045 Moore Ridge Road, Woodsfield, OH  43793
    Register Online!

Continuing Education

CEU's will be available for Social Work & Nursing. For more information about CEU's contact us at wvinfo@alz.org or 800.272.3900.


 

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