The holidays can be challenging, especially when caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or other form of Dementia. Let us help ease the stress and join us for a special event.
Hear from The Alzheimer’s Association and learn effective holiday tips, which will include creating a safe, stress free environment, along with individual and family preparation supporting you and your loved one.
As a caregiver, we understand getting away can be difficult, so your loved one is welcome to join. You can even creating memorable moment with the opportunity to design your own personalized holiday ornament.
attend and participate.
The Memory Center, Richmond is pleased to work with the Greater Richmond Alzheimer’s Association to host an Alzheimer’s and Dementia Family Caregiver Support Group.
Caring for a loved one with memory loss is difficult and many feel like no one understands what they are going through, or they just need someone to talk to who will understand.
Meetings will take place the second Tuesday of each month from 4:30pm – 6:00pm with light refreshments served. For those eligible, volunteers are available to care for your loved one.
While meetings are free and open to the public, if you would like volunteer care for your loved one, please contact the Greater Richmond Alzheimer’s Association at (804) 967-2598 ahead of time to determine eligibility.
Upcoming meetings include:
Tuesday, February 14
Tuesday, March 14
Tuesday, April 11
The Memory Center is located in Midlothian adjacent from St. Francis hospital, just minutes from Route 288 and Powhite Parkway.