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Free Caregiver Seminars offered by Fairfax County

Fairfax Family Caregiver Support Program
Spring 2015 Free Caregiver Seminars starting April 15, 2015

Visit us at http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/OlderAdults.

The Spring 2015 free Seminars for Family Caregivers begin on Wednesday, April 15. These seminars are designed to help family caregivers of older adults and/or adults with a disability manage the day to day issues that caregiving presents. Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711. We hope you can join us for one or more of these caregiver seminars!

Strategies for Difficult Conversations
Wednesday, April 15 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Chantilly Regional Library, 4000 Stringfellow Road, Chantilly, VA 20151-2628
Directions: 703-502-3883, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Communication is the Best Medicine
Tuesday, April 21 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Sherwood Regional Library, 2501 Sherwood Hall Lane, Alexandria, VA 22306
Directions: 703-765-3645, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Understanding and Caring for a Person with Dementia
Saturday, April 25 — 10-11:30 a.m.
Location: Insight Memory Care Center, 3953 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030
Directions: 703-204-4664, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Caregiving 101
Monday, April 27 — 3-4:30 p.m.
Location: Thomas Jefferson Library, 7415 Arlington Boulevard, Falls Church, VA 22042
Directions: 703-573-1060, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Money Management Tips and Tools for Caregivers
Tuesday, April 28 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Herndon Fortnightly Library, 768 Center Street, Herndon, VA 20170
Directions: 703-437-8855, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Legal Tools for Caregivers — WEBINAR
Wednesday, May 6 — Noon-1 p.m.
Location: Your computer or telephone. You will receive an email with access instructions.
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Strategies for Managing the Stress of Caregiving
Tuesday, May 12 — 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043
Directions: 703-790-8088, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

“Alive Inside” Movie and Discussion
Saturday, May 16 — 10 a.m.-Noon
Location: Insight Memory Care Center, 3953 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030
Directions: 703-204-4664, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Medicare 101
Tuesday, May 19 — 3-4:30 p.m.
Location: City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North Street, Fairfax, VA 22030-2514
Directions: 703-293-6227, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

Medicare Part D Plan Finder
Wednesday, May 20 — 3-4:30 p.m.
Location: Martha Washington Library, 6614 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307-1799
Directions: 703-768-6700, TTY 711
Register online, email Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov, or call 703-324-5205, TTY 711.

For information on how to reach locations for upcoming events using public transportation, visit http://www.fairfaxconnector.com (703-339-7200, TTY 703-339-1608); or http://www.wmata.com (202-637-7000, TTY 202-638-3780)

Fairfax Area Agency on Aging
Division of Adult and Aging Services
Fairfax County Department of Family Services
Contact: Caregiver@fairfaxcounty.gov
http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/OlderAdults

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