The Fredericksburg Regional Office Of The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter To Offer Programs In March

March 7, 2018 Brenda Sapanghila

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION FREDERICKSBURG REGIONAL OFFICE TO OFFER EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM AND SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS IN MARCH

 

Education Programs:

The Fredericksburg regional office of the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter will offer the following program to the general public during the month of March. Advance registration is required. Please call the Chapter office at 540-370-0835, ext. 8407, for more information or to register.

Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness- When is forgetfulness a problem?
March 22, 2018- 6:00-7:30pm
Ladysmith Library, 7199 Clara Smith Street, Ruther Glen, VA 22546
Advance registration is required by calling 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 or lmyers@alz.org

Support Groups:
Each month, the Fredericksburg regional office of the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter conducts Support Group meetings to provide the community with an opportunity to meet for mutual support and to exchange coping skills. These groups provide the opportunity for participants to maintain their own health and well-being, while enhancing their ability to care for their loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Please call the Chapter office at 540-370-0835, ext. 8407, for more information.

March 6; 10am
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

March 12th; 6:30pm
For Caregivers and for Persons Diagnosed with Dementia
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

 

MORE SUPPORT GROUPS FOR FREDERICKSBURG AREA

 

March 20th; 1:30pm
For Caregivers
Homecare America 
2017 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

March 20th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

March 26th; 11am
For Caregivers
England Run Library
806 Lyons Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

March 27, 11:00am
For those with Early/ Young- Onset Dementia
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information

March 28th; 10am
For Caregivers and for Persons Living with Dementia
Grace United Methodist Church
13056 Elk Ridge Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

Memory Cafe:

The Alzheimer's Association's Memory Cafés offer a fun and relaxed way for people living with early-stage memory loss to get connected with one another through social events that promote interaction and companionship. This is a place where the care partner can receive information while connecting and sharing with other people in similar situations. The bonds formed in Memory Cafés often last throughout the continuum of the disease and become an additional support for those involved.

March 28th; 9:30am-11:00am
Starbuck’s at Target
25 Gateway Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Please call 540-370-0835, ext. 8407 for more information.

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