Education Programs – April 2017

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April 6th; 11am-12:30pm
Healthy Habits for the Brain and Body
The Tri-Club Woman’s Club
St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
1101 Forest Avenue
Richmond, VA 23229
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

April 6th; 5:30-7pm
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s
Northumberland Public Library
7204 Northumberland Highway
Heathsville, VA 22473
Advance registration is required by calling 804-446-5857.

April 11th; 6:30-7:30pm
Legal and Financial Planning
Petersburg Public Library
201 W. Washington Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Advance registration is required by calling 804-526-2359, ext. 8406.

April 18th; 6:30-7:30pm
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia – Early Stage
Spring Arbor of Richmond
9991 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

April 19th; 6-7pm
Legal and Financial Planning
Sunflower Gardens
5305 Plaza Drive
N. Prince George, VA 23860
Advance registration is required by calling 804-526-2359, ext. 8406.

April 20th; 2-3:30pm
Effective Communication Strategies
Cooper Library
20 Washington Avenue
Colonial Beach, VA 22443
Advance registration is required by calling 540-370-0835, ext. 8407.

 April 20th; 5:30-6:30pm
Dementia 411: Healthy Habits for Body and Brain
Dinwiddie Public Library
14103 Boydton Plank Road
Dinwiddie, VA 23841

April 26th; 12-1pm
Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness – When is it a Problem?
Swim Richmond Wellness Program for Older Adults
5050 Ridgedale Parkway
Richmond, VA 23234
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraising Events

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraising Events:

Saturday, September 10th; 10am-3pm
Car Wash Fundraiser at Splash-n-Dash; 9940 Mayland Drive in Richmond

Brookdale & Splash-N-Dash Carwash & Detailing are partnering up for a car wash to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association

Brookdale Employees from Brookdale Imperial Plaza, Brookdale Gayton Terrace, Brookdale Richmond West, and Brookdale Midlothian will be volunteering their time to wash windows and dry cars for tips. All of these tips will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Richmond.

Splash-n-Dash will donate a minimum of 10% of all sales on September 10th to ALZ and customers can increase the percentage to 20% simply by entering ALZ’s Community Partner Code at the auto sentry pay kiosks. The funds raised will be added to the Brookdale “Tips for ALZ”.

 

Saturday, September 10th; 2-5pm
Blue & BBQ Fundraiser at Wilderness Community Church; 10501 Plank Road in Spotsylvania

Music by: Fredericksburg Blues Society, The Handsome Coyotes, Dave Nichols, Dear John Band, Bruce Middle, Steve Alston, Paradox Plus. A $10.00 Love Offering is appreciated.

 

Sunday, September 11th – Thursday, September 15th
Dining for Dollars at Glory Days Grill; 10466 Ridgefield Parkway in Henrico

From September 11th through September 15th, Glory Days Grill will donate 10% of the food and non-alcoholic beverages purchased to the Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

At the end of your meal, ask for a copy of your itemized guest check (NOTE: not the charge card receipt). Then mail this check to: Alzheimer’s Association, 4600 Cox Road, Suite 130, Glen Allen, VA 23060, ATTN: Jeff Baldwin. We will then submit your receipts to Glory Days and they will make the donation.

 

Thursday, September 15th; 11:30am-1:30pm
Food Truck Fundraiser at Genworth; 6620 W. Broad Street in Richmond

Portion of proceeds from Shamsuki and River City Wood Fire food trucks will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Thursday, September 15th; 5-8pm
Fundraiser at The Veil Brewing Company; 1301 Roseneath Road in Richmond

The Veil Brewing Co. will donate 15% of beer sales between 5pm-8pm to the Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Saturday, September 17th; 4:30-6:30pm
Blank Canvas Nite at Studio D Yoga; 1811 Huguenot Road in Midlothian

A portion of the $45 fee will be donated to #ENDALZ.  Contact doveydw@aol.com for more information.

 

Saturday, September 17th; 7-10pm
Art Party Fundraiser at Side Street Gallery; 127 Pickwick Ave. in Colonial Heights

The cost is $35 and includes all supplies and materials, wine and snacks for the evening. $30 will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Space is limited to 25 people. RSVP by calling 804.536.0011.

 

Thursday, September 22nd; 4-10pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.

 

Saturday, September 24th; 11am-1pm
Bowling for a Cure at Splitsville Lanes; 51 Towne Center Blvd in Fredericksburg

Tickets are $20 each cover unlimited bowling & shoe rental. Food will be available at an additional charge with a portion of the proceeds for food sales being donated as well. Contact Lara at 540.371.4563 or Andrew at 540.376.3131 to buy tickets.

 

Monday, September 26th; 11am-9pm
Cause an Effect Fundraiser; Any Richmond or Fredericksburg Chipotle

Tell the cashier you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association and 50% of your purchase will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Thursday, September 29th; 11:30am-1:30pm
Food Truck Fundraiser at Genworth; 6620 W. Broad Street in Richmond

Portion of proceeds from Opa and Four Brothers Bistro Burger will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Saturday, October 1st; 10am-2pm
Kids Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s at Walter Reed Convalescent; 7602 Meredith Drive in Gloucester Courthouse
$10 per person / $15 per family; Proceeds will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.  For more information, please contact Julie P. Boothe at 804.693.6503 or jboothe@vahs.com

Thursday, October 20th; 3-9pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.

 

Thursday, November 1st; 3-9pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.

Education Programs – April 2016

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April 3rd; 10am
The Basics of Alzheimer’s:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
St. Mathias Episcopal Church
11300 W. Huguenot Road
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 5th; 6:30pm
Know the 10 Signs – Early Detection Matters
Hopewell Public Library
209 E. Cawson Street
Hopewell, VA 23860
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 6th; 5pm
Effective Communication Strategies
dayBreaks Adult Day Center
2405 Dovercourt Drive
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 6th; 7:30pm
Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
Reveille United Methodist Church
1200 Cary Street Road
Richmond, VA 23221
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 7th; 5:30-7pm
Dementia: The Basics
Northumberland Public Library
7204 Northumberland Highway
Heathsville, VA 22473
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information or to register.

April 7th; 6pm
Basics:  Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
Parham Healthcare & Rehab Center
2400 E. Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23228
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 8th; 10am-2pm
Living with Alzheimer’s/Dementia: Early Stage for Family Caregivers
Central Rappahannock Regional Library
1201 Caroline Street, Room #1
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Please call Lori Myers at 540-370-0835 for more information or to register.

April 8th; 10am-2pm
Living with Alzheimer’s/Dementia:  Early Stage for Those Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s/Dementia
Central Rappahannock Regional Library
1201 Caroline Street, Room #2
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Please call Lori Myers at 540-370-0835 for more information or to register.

April 9th; 10am
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
Chester United Methodist Church
12132 Percival Street
Chester, VA 23831
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 10th; 10am
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Early Stage
St. Mathias Episcopal Church,
11300 W. Huguenot Road
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 12th; 6:30pm
Conversations About Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Petersburg Public Library
Multi-Purpose Room
201 W. Washington Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 13th; 10am-Noon
Living with Alzheimer’s: Legal and Financial; featuring Attorney Susan Jean with The Heritage Law Group
Lower United Methodist Church
120 Lower Church Road
Hartfield, VA 23071
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information or to register.

April 14th; 1-4pm
Living with Alzheimer’s: Moderate Stage
Essex Public Library
117 North Church Lane
Tappahannock, VA 22560
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information or to register.

April 14th; 6:30pm
Know the 10 Signs – Early Detection Matters
Prince George Public Library
6605 Courts Drive
Prince George, VA 23875
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 17th; 10am
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Legal and Financial
St. Mathias Episcopal Church
11300 W. Huguenot Road
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 19th; 5:30pm
Basics of Alzheimer’s: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
Hanover Adult Day Center
7231 Stonewall Parkway
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 20th; 5pm
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
dayBreaks Adult Day Center
2405 Dovercourt Drive
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 21st; 5:30pm
Dementia 411: Concerns, Questions, and Answers
Dinwiddie Public Library
14103 Boydton Plank Road
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 21st; 6pm
Effective Communication Strategies
Parham Healthcare & Rehab Center
2400 E. Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23228
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 24th; 10am
Healthy Habits for a Healthy You
St. Mathias Episcopal Church
11300 W. Huguenot Road
Midlothian, VA 23113
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

April 27th; 10am
Healthy Habits for a Healthy You
The Senior Center of Greater Richmond
Brookdale Imperial Plaza – Auditorium
1717 Bellevue Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information or to register.

2o16 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sponsor Opportunities

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Local sponsors of Walk to End Alzheimer’s have a unique opportunity to impact the success of the event while displaying commitment to the local community. At the Alzheimer’s Association, we take pride in offering mutually beneficial sponsorship packages that offer a wide range of rewards for participating companies and organizations. Sponsors are encouraged to take their commitment one step further by organizing a team to walk and raise awareness.

To learn more about the opportunities available for our three Walks, please visit:

RichmondWalkSponsorshipOpportunities2016

FredericksburgWalkSponsorshipOpportunities2016

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Support Groups – March 2016

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March 1st; 10am
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
2nd Floor Conference Room
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please contact Lori Myers, 540-370-0835, for more information.

March 1st; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Second Branch Baptist Church
12217 Second Branch Road
Chesterfield, VA 23838
Please call Edith Byrnes, 804-271-4441, or Sharon Condrey, 804-590-9305, for more information.

March 1st; 3pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
401 N. Second Avenue
Hopewell, VA 23860
Please call Blanche Castelow, 804-748-5585, or June Gilliam, 804-748-6668, for more information.

March 1st; 7pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
800 Thompson Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Please call Bob Junod, 804-752-2219, for more information.

March 3rd; 6pm
For Caregivers
Good Shepherd Baptist Church
1127 N. 28th Street
Richmond, VA 23223
Please call Wanda Hunt, 804-305-8394, for more information.

March 7th; 10am
For Caregivers
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
11220 Nuckols Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Please call Jessica Samet, 804-967-2580, for more information.

March 8th; 6pm
For Caregivers
The Orchard
62 Delfae Drive
Warsaw, VA 22572
Respite available with reservation.
Please call Carolyn Costello, 804-615-1117, for more information.

March 8th; 7pm
For Adult Children
Bon Air Methodist Church
1645 Buford Road
N. Chesterfield, VA 23235
Please call Lynda Gormus, 804-320-0619, or Erin Davidson, 804-514-2142, for more information.

March 9th; 9:30am
For Caregivers
Hanover Adult Day Center
7231 Stonewall Parkway
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Please call Vivian Bagby, 804-321-1649, or Barbara Allen, 804-782-1942, for more information.

March 9th; 10am
For Caregivers
New Life United Methodist Church
900 Old Hundred Road
Midlothian, VA 23114
Please call Bob Schaefer, 804-310-7991, or Leigh Hilldrup, 804-839-0236, for more information.

March 9th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available.
Please contact Ted Leonard, 804-642-9189, for more information

March 9th; 7pm
For Caregivers
1661 Centerville Parke Lane
Manakin Sabot, VA 23103
Please call Susan Kidd, 804-387-7246, for more information.

March 14th; 11am
For Caregivers
Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury
132 Lancaster Drive
Irvington, VA 22489
No respite available.
Please call Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

March 14th; 6:30pm
For Caregivers and Persons with Dementia
Please call the Chapter Office, 540-370-0835, for more information.

March 15th; 10am
For Caregivers
Lakewood Manor
1900 Lauderdale Drive
Henrico, VA 23238
Please call Beth Meyers, 804-967-2598, for more information.

March 15th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Harmony Grove Baptist Church
7722 Gen. Puller Hwy
Topping, VA 23169
Respite available with reservation.
Please contact Barbara Swain, 804-832-1571, or Lisa Jones, 804-695-9008, for more information.

March 15th; 1:30pm
For Caregivers
Homecare America
2017 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Please contact Lori Myers, 540-370-0835, for more information.

March 15th; 2pm
For Caregivers
Bon Air Methodist Church
1645 Buford Road
N. Chesterfield, VA 23235
Please call Nancy Lentz, 804-967-2586, for more information.

March 15th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available.
Please contact Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

March 15th; 7pm
For Caregivers
Brandermill Woods Health Care Center
2100 Brandermill Parkway
Midlothian, VA 23112
Please call Merle Kahn, 804-967-2575, for more information.

March 15th; 7pm
For Caregivers
Carriage Hill Health & Rehabilitation Center
6106 Health Center Lane
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Please contact Judy Scheibe, 540-898-1378, for more information.

March 16th; 9am
Early Stage – For Persons with Dementia
Call the Alzheimer’s Association, 804-695-9382, for more information.

March 17th; 7pm
For Caregivers
Lucy Corr Village
6800 Lucy Corr Court
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Please call Blanche Castelow, 804-748-5585, or Edith Byrnes, 804-271-4441, for more information.

March 22nd; 10am
Early Stage – For Persons with Dementia
Call the Alzheimer’s Association, 804-695-9382, for more information.

March 22nd; 6pm
For Caregivers
St. Mary’s Hospital
5801 Bremo Road, Room 163
Richmond, VA 23226
Please call the Alzheimer’s Association, 804-967-2580, for more information.

March 24th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Commonwealth Assisted Living
460 S. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Respite care available with reservation.
Please contact Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

March 24th; 1pm
For Caregivers
Chickahominy YMCA
5401 Whiteside Road
Sandston, VA 23150
Please call Connie Tucker, 804-241-2056, or Beth Meyers, 804-967-2598, for more information.

March 24th; 1:30pm
Early Stage for Caregivers and Persons with Dementia
Please Call the Chapter Office, 804-967-2580, for more information.

March 26th; 12pm
For Caregivers
First Union Baptist Church
3510 Dill Road
Richmond, VA 23222
Please call Jacki Page, 804-321-2573, for more information.

Younger-Onset Group
This is a Support Group for individuals who were diagnosed with a dementia disease under the age of 65. For more information on this group, please contact the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter office at 804-967-2580.

 

 

 

Middle Peninsula and Northern Neck Area Support Groups – February 2016

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February 8th; 11am
For Caregivers
Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury
132 Lancaster Drive
Irvington, VA 22489
No respite available.
Please call Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

February 9th; 6pm
For Caregivers
The Orchard
62 Delfae Drive
Warsaw, VA 22572
Respite available with reservation.
Please call Carolyn Costello, 804-615-1117, for more information.

February 10th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available.
Please contact Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

February 16th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Harmony Grove Baptist Church
7722 Gen. Puller Hwy
Topping, VA 23169
Respite available with reservation.
Please contact Barbara Swain, 804-832-1571, or Lisa Jones, 804-695-9008, for more information.

February 17th; 9am
Early Stage – For Persons with Dementia
Call the Alzheimer’s Association, 804-695-9382, for more information.

February 18th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available.
Please contact Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

February 23rd; 10am
Early Stage – For Persons with Dementia
Call the Alzheimer’s Association, 804-695-9382, for more information.

February 25th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Commonwealth Assisted Living
460 S. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Respite care available with reservation.
Please contact Ellie Galloway, 804-695-9382, for more information.

2015 Grand Champions and Champions

Middle Peninsula – Northern Neck Walk to End Alzheimer’s Grand Champions

Heidi Bristow
Nelson Clark
Jacqueline Jones
Kristi Newman
Michele Stump
Donald Talbott
Christy Talbott

Middle Peninsula – Northern Neck Walk to End Alzheimer’s Champions

Maritza Cooper
Lydia Fuller
Nancy Hazzard
Beatrice Johnson
Amy Lewis
Marjorie Mitchell
Jessica Showers
Kyle Talbott
Suzanne Turner
Jonathan Tustin and Carolyn Hughes

Fredericksburg Walk to End Alzheimer’s Grand Champions

Angela Altizer
Kelly Bassler
Cindi Bowen
Anne Boyles
Barb Cole
Jeanine Denno
Melanie Fenwick
Michelle Gomez
Jane Johnson
Hannah McDonald
Mark Mead
Jeff Perry
Danielle Powell
Edward Ronckovitz
Laura Rutledge
Terry Ryan

Fredericksburg Walk to End Alzheimer’s Champions

Diana Bright
Angela Davis
Roberta Dezeeuw
Cheryl Erndle
George Hall
Kristin Lawrence
Cheryl Marshall
Jennifer McLaughlin
Jennifer Muse
Phillip Nicholson
Marqessa Njie
Anne Overington
Ruthi Pietras
Sarah Resnick
Judy Scheibe
Kimberly Sullivan
Theresa Wanex
Mackenzie Wanex

Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s Grand Champions

Susan Hudson
Stephanie Alegria
Jennifer Allen
Farah Allen
Nancy Anderson
John M. Anderson Construction
Ralph Andrews
Jeff Baldwin
William Cabaniss
Ruth D’Alessandro
Gail Duncan
Lee Edwards
Afton Edwards
Elena Edwards
Thresa Felix
Brad Fleenor
Jami Flemmons
Koren Flint
Amanda Griffith
Katie Hamann
Cindy Hamlin
Stephanie Hobbs
Teedie Johnson
Deborah Jones
Brad Kiscaden
Marie Kolendo
Diane Logan
Richard Long
Chris Maher
Andrea McCauley
Megan McManus
Alicia Miller
Christine Nicholson Ward
Pam Overbey
Peter Polignone
Stefanie Powell
Ryan Redd
Crystal Rollins
Selena Sanderson
Kirsten Schlegel
Buck Stinson
Shelbi Tabler
Kendra Tribble
Elizabeth Watson
Karen and Bill Whitworth
Carrie Williamson
Mary Wooten
Andrea Yoak

Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s Champions

Tracy Carr
Jeaninne Baumann
Annie Alexander
Stephanie Anderson
Lora Anderson
Kaitlyn Baumann
Chris Blaum
Janet Campbell
Teresa Catlin
Paige Chargois
Barbara Cole
David Darden
Tina DiBello
Cathy Driggers
James Duke
Wanda Fauth
Nancy Feldman
Marcia Finsterwald
Allyson Foor
David Garrett
Melissa Hagerman
Kathryn Hallett
Lynn Hancock
Sue Henneberry
Denise Holt
Natasha Howard
Micah Hunt
Wanda Hunt
Mary Johnson
Shannon Jones
Billie Leonard
MaryAnn Lowenstein
Christy Lyons
Brenda Macrae
Lydia Maddox
Ashleigh Moody
Cassandra Naville
Peggy Nieder
Sherry Peterson
Sally Raderer
Mary Beth Rawls
Sarah Reiske
Allison Rothschild
Thomas Rowe
Kendra Rudman
Kelly Shumate
Wilma Smith
Laurie Snyder
Tracy Stauffer
Rich Thomas
Mary Tomes
Sherry Tucker
Lauri Walker
Erin Walsh
Brittany Walton
Amanda Walton
Jean Wightman
Aidan Williams
Lori Wimer
Julia Yates