Alzheimer's Foundation of America
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AFA Events

"For the Love of George Nashville"
Thursday, May 1
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Sambuca
Nashville, Tenn.

Join us at "For the Love of George Nashville," a concert and cocktail party benefiting AFA in collaboration with Senior Helpers Nashville. The three-hour event includes a candle lighting ceremony, silent auction and concert performance by Honor By August.

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Care Connection Teleconference
Thursday, May 8, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (ET)

AFA's free teleconference is designed for both family caregivers and professional caregivers of individuals with dementia. Debbie Drelich, ACSW, LMSW, CMC, founder, New York Elder Care Consultants LLC, New York will share techniques for "Finding Your Niche as a Long-Distance Caregiver."

Call toll-free: 877-594-8353. Guest identification number: 46692951#.

For more information, call 866.232.8484 or click here.

Leave A Lasting Mark - Motown Tribute
Thursday, June 5, 2014
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (ET)
The Bitter End
New York City

Join us at "Leave A Lasting Mark - Motown Tribute." An evening of Motown with performances by Tony Lucca, Todd Carey, Emily West, Andrea Nardello and more! Suggested donation $10. Proceeds for this event go to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America.

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Care Connection Teleconference
Thursday, June 12, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (ET)

AFA's free teleconference is designed for both family caregivers and professional caregivers of individuals with dementia. Laura Wayman, author of "A Loving Approach to Dementia Care," will discuss "Finding Joy, Purpose and Fulfillment as a Dementia Caregiver."

Call toll-free: 877-594-8353. Guest identification number: 46692951#.

For more information, call 866.232.8484 or click here.

Care Connection Teleconference
Thursday, July 10, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (ET)

AFA's free teleconference is designed for both family caregivers and professional caregivers of individuals with dementia. Dory Sabata, OTD, OTR/L, SCEM, clinical assistant professor, Occupational Therapy Education, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan., will explore how to do a home assessment to ensure safety.

Call toll-free: 877-594-8353. Guest identification number: 46692951#.

For more information, call 866.232.8484 or click here.

Care Connection Teleconference
Thursday, August 14, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (ET)

AFA's free teleconference is designed for both family caregivers and professional caregivers of individuals with dementia. Michelle Carlson, SSW, project coordinator at HealthInsight, Salt Lake City, Utah, will share techniques related to pain management.

Call toll-free: 877-594-8353. Guest identification number: 46692951#.

For more information, call 866.232.8484 or click here.

Care Connection Teleconference
Thursday, September 11, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (ET)

AFA's free teleconference is designed for both family caregivers and professional caregivers of individuals with dementia. Elizabeth A. Geary, M.Ed., LMSW, director of The Community Programs Center of L.I., Ronkonkoma, N.Y., will discuss "The Ins and Outs of Adult Day Programs"

Call toll-free: 877-594-8353. Guest identification number: 46692951#.

For more information, call 866.232.8484 or click here.

Five Boroughs Concepts in Care Conference
Friday, September 12, 2014
Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
New York, N.Y

AFA's third annual free educational conference for family caregivers, healthcare professionals, and individuals with dementia includes expert presentations, exhibit hall, memory screenings, and a display of the AFA Quilt to Remember.

For information about sponsorships and exhibiting, contact Josie Di Chiara at 866-232-8484, ext. 112 or click here.

For the Love of … the ones we honor Cocktail Reception and Concert
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Highline Ballroom
New York, N.Y.

Join us for the 10th anniversary For the Love of … the ones we honor cocktail reception and concert, featuring concert performances by Honor By August and Todd Carey.

For information and sponsorship opportunities, contact Josie Di Chiara at 866-232-8484, ext. 112 or click here.

For past AFA events, click here