University of Vermont

College of Medicine

The Center on Aging

Events, Seminars, Courses

Film Event - Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

6:30 pm

The Residence at Shelburne Bay

185 Pine Haven Shores Road, Shelburne, VT  05482

(802) 923-2513

 

After the film, join a panel discussion led by Jessie Cornell of the Alzheimer's Association.

 

Limited space, please RSVP to Sara Wool at swool@residenceshelburnebay.com by Friday, Jan. 30th

 

View a flyer

 

 

Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory - Free Event in Montpelier

Tues., February 10, 2015

6:30 pm

The Residence at Otter Creek

350 Lodge Road, Middlebury, VT  05753

View a flyer

After the film, join a panel discussion led by Jessie Cornell of the Alzheimer's Association.

 

Limited space, please RSVP to Sara Wool at swool@residenceshelburnebay.com by Friday, February 6th

 


 

Free Online Course - Starts Soon! 

 

Preventing Chronic Pain:  A Human Systems Approach

 

January 26 - April 6, 2015

 

Chronic pain is at epidemic levels and has become the highest-cost condition in health care. This 10-week course uses evidence-based science with creative and experiential learning to better understand chronic pain conditions and how they can be prevented through self-management in our cognitive, behavioral, physical, emotional, spiritual, social, and environmental realms.


Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This is a specially designed class for family caregivers where the focus in on taking care of the caregiver! Come learn how to lower stress, communicate effectively with others, problem-solve, set goals, reduce guilt, anger and depression.  In short, learn how to take better care of yourself!

 

Charlotte

Charlotte Senior Center, Charlotte, VT

2:00 to 3:30 PM

Thursdays, March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 7 (Tuesday), and 16, 2015

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To register, or for more information:  Call Laura Murphy at (802) 865-0360 or email her at laura@cvaa

 

Montpelier

Montperlier Senior Activity Center

Thursdays, April 16 - May 21

2 - 3:30 pm

To register, call Barb Asen at (802) 476-2681.

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Newport

Goodrich Memorial Library's Vermont Room

3 - 4:30 pm

Thursdays, March 19 - April 23, 2015

 

St. Johnsbury

North Congreational Church Parlor

Feb 3 - March 10, 2015

 

Call Nancy or Pam to register for Newport or St. J: (802) 748-5182 or 1-800-642-5119

 


Free Educational Programs on Dementia Offered Statewide - March through May 2015

The Alzheimer's Asosciation of Vermont has announced a series of FREE educational programs for the public.

 

Each session takes place statewide at each of the VIT (Vermont Interactive Television) sites:

 

     Bennington, Brattleboro, Johnson, Lyndonville, Montpelier, Middlebury,

     Newport, Randolph Center, Rutland, Springfield, St. Albans, White River Junction, Williston

 

Click here for the list of classes with dates. (See back of flier for class descriptions.)

 

Our next program, Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia, takes place on Saturday, March 14, 2015, from 9 am to Noon. Please reserve a seat at least 5 days prior to the scheduled program. To make a reservation, or to speak with a staff member, please call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900.

 

 

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