2017 Annual Dementia Conference

Event

Title:
2017 Annual Dementia Conference
When:
08.30.17, 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Where:
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church - Charlotte, NC
Category:
Event Category

Description

Alzheimer's Association - Western Carolina Chapter
2017 Annual Dementia Education Conference
Presented by: Sharon Towers

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm

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Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
3400 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28216

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Whether you are a healthcare professional, caregiver, person living
with Alzheimer's or related dementia, or a member of the general public,
all are invited to attend! Come learn more about research, caregiving
practices, and tools to assist in the journey with Alzheimer's.

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Tickets Include:

- Information breakout sessions
- Exhibitor resources
- Lunch
- Giveaways
- Chance to meet local authors
- And more

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Featured Speaker:
James A. Hendrix, PhD
Director of Global Science Initiatives at the Alzheimer's Association

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Scholarships and respite care available.

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For further information, visit alz.org/northcarolina or call 980-498-7760.

 

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Do you or someone you know need respite care to be able to attend our conference?

We are here to help!

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Who can recieve respite care?

- Caregivers of persons who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or a related dementia.
- Person must not already be receiving in-home care services.

Why should a caregiver come to conference?

- Attend workshops to explore new tools for caregiving.
- Receive updates on Alzheimer's disease and dimentia research.
- Meet local providers of services you may need.

Important Information:

- Free of charge: Caregivers can receive free respite for the day of the
conference and free admission to conference. Qualification and in-home assessment
required.
- First come, first serve basis: We have a limited amount of care to offer, so
call by August 18th at 5:00pm to secure respite care.

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Who do I contact?

- Contact Jessica Lanier to discuss a referral for in-home respite:
980-498-7726 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Respite Care Partners:
Carepoint Homecare
ComForCare
Synergy HomeCare
Senior Retreat


Venue

Location:
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church - Website
Street:
3400 Beatties Ford Rd.
City:
Charlotte
State:
NC
Country:
United States
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