Dementia Care Network 2017 Workshop Series

The Ventura County Alzheimer's Association host the Dementia Care Network Workshop Series.

The 2017 Schedule is out! Mark your calendars!

Meetings are from 8:30am - 10:00am - RSVP to mschrader@alz.org

Continental Breakfast, Educational Guest Speakers, Networking!

 

2017 Host Location:

AlmaVia of Camarillo

2500 Ponderosa Drive North

Camarillo, CA 93010

 

Thursday, March 9th:

Why Advocate? Teresa Valko

 

Thursday, May 11th:

Dementia Friendly VC- VCAAA

 

Thursday, September 7th:

Research Update - Steve Wood

 

Thursday, December 7th:

Holiday Surprise!

2017 Workshops, Events and Education from the Alzheimer's Association

A Message from your local chapter of the Alzheimer's Association:

 

We know there is a great need for education and understanding about Alzheimer's disease, so we're prepared to provide it. 

 

Help & Hope 2017 is for folks with early memory loss and their care partner. It is only offered in our county one time per year. Thanks to the Camarillo Library we can again offer the program in a central location. Lunch is provided for this free two day event. 

(http://alz.org/documents/centralcoast/HelpHopeFlyer2017FinalFlyer_VC.pdf)

 

Alzheimer's & Hope is the brain child of one of our "students". In this community event sponsored by St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, we'll provide basic information about the 10 warning signs and have a distinguished panel consisting of a family physician, pharmacist and caregiver available for a special question/answer session. Refreshments provided. 

 

Registration is now open! Click here for the registration form. 

 

The SAVVY Caregiver Series schedule for 2017 starts in the Alzheimer's Association office in Thousand Oaks in February. By special request, in March, we'll offer the series at the Simi Valley Senior Center. Meditech Health Services always serves as our host in Ventura in May and back to the gorgeous Sunrise at Westlake in Sept. Registration is required with a fee of $25 for 12 hours of training. 

(http://alz.org/cacentral/documents/VCSavvy_Flyer_2017.pdf

 

Lastly, the schedules for our Confident Caregiver Series for East and West Ventura County are attached. Our first class is next week on January 10th at the Camarillo Healthcare District.  

http://alz.org/cacentral/documents/VCConfident_Caregiver_Series_2017_-_EastFINAL.pdf

http://alz.org/cacentral/documents/VCConfident_Caregiver_Series_2017_-_WestFINAL.pdf

 

 

 

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Monica Schrader, Education and Outreach Director

Ventura County Regional Office

805.494-5200, Ext. 101

800.272.3900 toll-free, 24/7 

 

alz.org/cacentral