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I Have Alzheimer's

The Alzheimer's Association hosts a number of events throughout the year for individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's or a related dementia and their care partners. From educational to social, these events not only provide an opportunity to learn more about the disease, but help individuals with Alzheimer's stay active and socially connected. For more information call, 800.272.3900 or email at wvinfo@alz.org.

 

Living with Alzheimer's Education Series

The Living with Alzheimer's Program is a resource to assist people living in the early stages of Alzheimer's and their care partners.  An RSVP for the program is required by calling 800.272.3900 and a brief consultation will be conducted prior to entrance in the program. At the conclusion of the three workshops, participants have the opportunity to become involved in Early Stage Engagement Groups in their local communities, which will feature a variety of group-selected social activities.

Living with Alzheimer's for Middle Stage Caregivers
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on caregivers. Join us for this 3-part series by the Alzheimer’s Association and hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s.

March 9, April 13 & May 11, 2018
12 p.m. - Huntington, WV
Riverpark Hospital - 1230 6th Avenue
Lunch provided - RSVP to Beth (Riverpark Hospital) at 304.526.9353.

Participants must RSVP and are encouraged to attend all three sessions of the workshop series. For more information, contact wvinfo@alz.org or 800.272.3900

 

Early Stage Alzheimer's Social Group Meetings

These events are for persons in the early stages of Alzheimer’s, support group members & their families. This is a great opportunity for individuals who have recently received an Alzheimer’s diagnosis to share experiences with others living with disease.

Valentine's Day Lunch - Charleston
February 12, 2018 - 11:30 a.m.
Alzheimer's Association Chapter Office
1601 2nd Avenue, Charleston, WV

For more information or to RSVP contact 800.272.3900 or email: wvinfo@alz.org.

 

Experience the Arts - Mid-Ohio Valley

Experience the Arts is a 4 week series offering a fun and comfortable way for people living in the early stage of Alzheimer’s or other dementias to get out, get active and get connected with one another.

For more information and to RSVP, call 800.272.3900. A brief consultation is required to RSVP.

Thank you to the Parkersburg Art Center who help make these programs possible!

Check back for upcoming dates.


 

Alzheimer's Association

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.