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Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Programs
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As part of our mission to provide education and support to Alzheimer's patients, their families, and caregivers, the Greater Richmond Chapter offers a number of programs. The following are offered to the public at no cost unless otherwise noted.

Richmond Area Programs

Pre-registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-register by calling 1-800-272-3900 or e-mail ffoster@alz.org

Click here to print list of Richmond Area Programs.

Know the 10 Signs
Sixth Baptist Church, 400 S. Addison Street, Richmond, VA 23220

  • February 7, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Love Your Brain and Body
Jerusalem Baptist Church, 994 Three Chopt Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103

  • February 14, 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Love Your Brain and Body
Sandston Library Seniors Group, 23 E. Williamsburg Road, Sandston, VA 23150

  • February 14, 2018, 11:45 am - 12:30 pm

10 Ways to Love Your Brain
The Memory Center, 13800 Bon Secours Drive, Midlothian, VA 23114

  • February 16, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Basics of Alzheimer's and Dementia
Antioch Baptist Church, 1384 New Market Road, Richmond, VA 23231

  • February 17, 2018, 9:30 am - 10:30 am

The Basics of Alzheimer's and Dementia
Hanover Adult Center, 7231 Stonewall Parkway, Mechanicsville, VA 23111

  • February 20, 2018, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs
Varina Area Library, 1875 New Market Road, Henrico, VA 23231

  • February 21, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Love Your Brain and Body
Ginter Hall South, 11300 Mall Court, Richmond, VA 23235

  • February 22, 2018, 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Love Your Brain and Body
Chickahominy Family YMCA, 5401 Whiteside Road, Sandston, VA 23150

  • February 22, 2018, 12:30 pm

Love Your Brain and Body
Charles City County Social Center, 8320 Ruthville Road, Ruthville, VA 23147

  • February 26, 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Know the 10 Signs
Tuckahoe Public Library, 1901 Starling Drive, Henrico, VA 23229

  • February 26, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Coffee and Conversations
Manorhouse Assisted Living & Memory Care, 13500 N. Gayton Road, Richmond, VA 23233

  • February 27, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dementia Conversations
Varina Area Library, 1875 New Market Road, Henrico, VA 23231

  • March 14, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Legal and Financial
The Memory Center, 13800 Bon Secours Drive, Midlothian, VA 23114

  • March 16, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dementia Conversations
Tuckahoe Public Library, 1901 Starling Drive, Henrico, VA 23229

  • March 26, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Love Your Brain and Body
Bon Air Library, 9103 Rattlesnake Road, North Chesterfield, VA 23235

  • March 29, 2018, 5:30 pm

Love Your Brain and Body
Clover Hill Library, 6701 Deer Run Drive, Midlothian, VA 23112

  • April 24, 2018, 3:00 pm

Know the 10 Signs
Bon Air Library, 9103 Rattlesnake Road, North Chesterfield, VA 23235

  • May 22, 2018, 11:00 am

Know the 10 Signs
Clover Hill Library, 6701 Deer Run Drive, Midlothian, VA 23112

  • June 14, 2018, 5:00 pm

 

Memory Café at Sandston Library
23 E. Williamsburg Road, Sandston, VA 23150
3rd Thursday of each month, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Memory Café - Richmond (Church Hill Area)
Great Hope Baptist Church
2101 Venable St., Richmond, VA 23223
3rd Thursday of each month, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

 

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Fredericksburg Area Programs

Pre-registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-register by calling 1-800-272-3900 or
e-mail lmyers@alz.org

Click here to print list of Fredericksburg Area Programs.

Know the 10 Signs:  Forgetfulness - When is it a Problem?
The Crossings at Falls Run, 60 Brimley Dr., Fredericksburg, VA 22406

  • February 8, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Effective Communication Strategies
Area Agency on Aging, 460 Lendall Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22405

  • February 26, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:  Should I be Concerned?
Ladysmith Library, 7199 Clara Smith Street, Ruther Glen, VA 22546

  • March 22, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Salem Church Library, 2607 Salem Church Road, Room B, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

  • April 12, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Know the 10 Signs:  When is Forgetfulness a Problem
Cooper Library, 20 Washington Ave., Colonial Beach, VA 22443

  • April 24, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Basics of Alzheimer's:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
England Run Library, 806 Lyons Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406

  • May 10, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Healthy Habits for Your Brain & Body:  Tips on the Latest Research
Ladysmith Library, 7199 Clark Smith St., Ruther Glen, VA 22546

  • June 8, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Memory Café at Starbuck's at Target
25 Gateway Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Last Wednesday of each month, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Click here for flyer.

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Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Area Programs

Pre-Registration Required for All Programs.
Pre-Register by calling 1-800-272-3900 or
e-mail egalloway@alz.org

Click here to print list of Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck Area Programs.

Caregiver Education Series - Gloucester, VA
The following programs will be presented at the Alzheimer's Association Office, 7335 Lewis Avenue, Gloucester, VA 23061 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on the following dates: 

  • February 20, 2018
    Effective Communication Strategies
  • March 8, 2018
    Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
  • April 12, 2018
    The Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's
  • May 22, 2018
    Know the 10 Signs

Caregiver Education Series - Warsaw, VA
The following programs will be presented at St. John's Episcopal Church, 5987 Richmond Road, Warsaw, VA 22572 from 6;30 pm - 8:00 pm on the following dates:

  • March 27, 2018
    Dementia:  The Basics
  • April 24, 2018
    Communication Strategies and Understanding Behaviors

Caregiver Retreat:  A Day of Healing
More information to follow.

  • May 11, 2018, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Click here for flyer.

Memory Café at Sage Café
68 South Main Street, Kilmarnock, VA 22482
First Tuesday of each month, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

 

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Tri-Cities Area Programs

Pre-registration required for all programs.
Pre-register by calling 1-800-272-3900
or e-mail tthomas@alz.org

Click here to print list of Tri-Cities Area Programs

The following programs will be held at Petersburg Public Library, 201 W. Washington Street, Multi-Purpose Room, Petersburg, VA 23803 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm:

 February 21, 2018  Love Your Brain and Body
 May 16, 2018  Know the 10 Signs
 August 16, 2018  Tips for Successful Communication
 November 21, 2018  Holiday Tips and Caregiver Stress
The following programs will be held at Prince George Library, 6605 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA 23875 from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm:
 March 15, 2018  Love Your Brain and Body
 June 21, 2018  Know the 10 Signs
 Sept. 20, 2018  Dementia Conversations

 

The following programs will be held at Dinwiddie Library, 14103 Boydton Plank Road, Dinwiddie, VA 23841 from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm:

 February 15, 2018  Love Your Brain and Body
 May 17, 2018  Know the 10 Signs
 August 21, 2018  Dementia Conversations

Caring for Yourself Dementia Support Group Presentation
Dunlop House, 235 Dunlop Farms Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834.  Refreshments will be served.

  • January 31, 2018, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Understanding and Responding to Dementia
Dunlop House, 235 Dunlop Farms Blvd., Colonial Heights, VA 23834.  Refreshments will be served.

  • February 27, 2018, 3:30 pm- 5:00 pm

Living with Alzheimer's and Dementia:  The Early Stage
Sunflower Gardens, N., 5305 Plaza Drive, Hopewell, VA 23860

  • February 28, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Memory Café at Perk's Coffee Shop
8 W. Bank Street, Petersburg, VA 23803
4th Wednesday of each month, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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