Tag: Alzheimer’s disease

Spring caregiver workshops offered at County senior centers

Spring caregiver workshops offered at County senior centers

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Caregivers are invited to attend the three Spring Caregiver Workshops, “The Dementia Series: Living in the Land of Oz…continued,” to be held at 6 of Anne Arundel County’s senior activity centers beginning in March and continuing through June. They are presented free by the National Family Caregiver Support Program of the Anne Arundel County Department […]

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Caregiver’s conference set for April 26th

Caregiver’s conference set for April 26th

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Family and professional caregivers, social workers, nurses and others can get information and access resources at the 22nd annual Caregivers’ Conference set for 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, at The Hotel at Arundel Preserve, 7795 Arundel Mills Boulevard in Hanover, MD.  The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is […]

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Caregiver Workshops Scheduled

Caregiver Workshops Scheduled

| January 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Caregivers are invited to attend the “The Dementia Series: Living in the Land of Oz,” workshops scheduled for January 28, February 4, and February 11 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center. These free workshops are presented by the National Family Caregiver Support Program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities. This series […]

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Great Harvest Memory Loaf To Support Alzheimer’s Association

Great Harvest Memory Loaf To Support Alzheimer’s Association

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the second year in a row, the Annapolis Great Harvest bakery, located at 208 Ridgely Ave., and local owners Thomas and Pam Storm invite the community to partner together in supporting the Alzheimer’s Association this holiday season. Great Harvest will be selling a special “Memory Loaf” – the bakery’s signature Honey Whole Wheat loaf […]

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Virtual Dementia Tours

Virtual Dementia Tours

| May 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support Program at the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities has scheduled a Virtual Dementia Tours® Education Program on June 20, 2013 (6:30 p.m.) at the Arnold Senior Activity Center, 44 Church Road, Arnold, MD. […]

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Virtual Dementia Tours

Virtual Dementia Tours

| January 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support Program at the county Department of Aging and Disabilities has scheduled two (2) free Virtual Dementia Tours® Education Programs in February. On-line and telephone registration begins January 25 and space is limited. The Virtual Demential Tour® (VDT) […]

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Walk To End Alzheimer’s October 20th

Walk To End Alzheimer’s October 20th

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Alzheimer’s Association invites the community to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Anne Arundel County Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Saturday, Oct. 20 (rain or shine), at the Severn School (201 Water St.) in Severna Park. Hosted by the Greater Maryland Chapter, the annual event will raise […]

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County Offers Virtual Dementia Tours

County Offers Virtual Dementia Tours

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Virtual Demential Tour® (VDT) is a scientifically proven method designed to build sensitivity and awareness in individuals caring for those with dementia. It is a dementia simulation tool created to assist anyone in understanding the condition.To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support […]

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Save The Date: Caregiver’s Conference

Save The Date: Caregiver’s Conference

| January 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Save the date for the 20th annual Caregivers’ Conference to be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 21 at a new location, the DoubleTree Hotel, 210 Holiday Court, in Annapolis. Because of its educational and informational content, the conference has grown in popularity and had to be moved from the Annapolis Senior Activity […]

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