Here are a couple of upcoming events for families/caregivers of those with Alzheimer's diagnosis.
Orientation to Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias for Family Caregivers April 16, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Sentara Careplex, Hampton. Orientations are also available in Williamsburg on an as needed basis. Orientations are offered free by the Alzheimer's Association. Registration is required at 800.272.3900 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Participants will receive the Alzheimer's Association's local resource manual, Getting Started.
Alzheimer’s Association Advocacy Forum
April 22-24. Since 1989, dedicated Alzheimer's advocates have gathered in Washington, D.C., for the Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum to share their personal stories, learn about the latest legislative efforts, celebrate policy efforts and urge elected officials to make Alzheimer's disease a national priority.In honor of the Forum's 25th anniversary, registration for the 2013 conference is complimentary.
Learn more at www.alz.org/forum.
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