GEM Adult Day Services, Inc. About the Organization GEM provides many interesting programs including Art Classes in partnership with the Dare County Arts Council, Harmony Cafe, memory screenings and Caring TEENs. November is National Alzheimer’s Month and we will be hosting many interesting events for volunteers to help out: CARPE DM a Dance Marathon on […]
Program Contact: Audrey Holland firstname.lastname@example.org 426-7093 x 230 www.albemarlecommission.org/ The Albemarle Commission’s Senior Nutrition Home Delivered Meals Program. Volunteers needed now more than ever!, to deliver meals to homebound seniors in Manteo and the beach area. Delivery days are Monday through Friday. One hour a month assisting with meal distribution, Audrey Holland at 426-7093 x 230.
Healthy Carolinians Dementia Task Force Conducts Dementia Friendly Training for Area Restaurants The Black Pelican, Kelly’s Restaurant, Kill Devil Grill, Mako Mike and Pamlico Jack’s are the first area restaurants to be designated Dementia Friendly on the Outer Banks, thanks to wait staff training by Dementia Task Force volunteers recently. “The 30-minute training focuses […]
Register to receive a Baseline Memory Screening (edit) Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm Confidential Memory Screenings June 15th & June 29th GEM in Collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is offering free Confidential Memory Screenings –get a baseline for your records! -Description and Purpose- A memory screening is a simple non-invasive test that takes […]
Healthy Carolinians Dementia Task Force to Hold Caregiver Education Workshop Wed., June 7 Calling all family caregivers. Healthy Carolinians Dementia Task Force, a non-profit organization, will hold a half-day “Ten Tables, Ten Topics” Wednesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 2p.m. The event will be held at Dare County Center, 950 Marshall C Collins Drive, […]
Long-Term Care Planning: Planning for the Unexpected Spring Arbor Assisted Living This workshop will also be repeated at 6:00pm on June 8, 2017 Contact: Dianne Denny Email: email@example.com Phone: 2524494455 Spring Arbor Assisted Living 803 Bermuda Bay Blvd.
Swindles, Scams and Schemes: Exposing the Elder Financial Abuse & Exploitation Epidemic Date:06/01/2017 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location:Dare County Center 950 Marshall C. Collins Drive Manteo, North Carolina 27954 Introduction:Sponsored by Albemarle Commission Area Agency on Aging & Dare County Department of Health & Human Approximately 10,000 people turn 65 years old every day. […]
The Outer Banks Hospital (TOBH) announces its designation as the first Dementia-Friendly Hospital in the state of North Carolina. Mark Hensley, MA, Dementia Services Coordinator, Division of Aging and Adult Services of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services made the announcement. “Dementia friendly means recognizing that people with cognitive impairments have special needs […]
Senior Games Friday, April 21, 2017 | 8:00am – 11:00am Baum Center OBH FREE wellness screens will be offered. Baum Center 300 Mustian Ave. Kill Devil Hills NC 27948 United States Each year the Older Adult Services Department presents the Outer Banks Senior Games , an exciting way for those over the age of 50 to compete in […]