Kaye White, Dare County Delegate and Mary Ellen Hawthorne, Alternate attended the North Carolina Senior Tar Heel Legislature (NCSTHL) in Chapel Hill on June 13-14, 2017. Eighty-seven attendees focused on issues that affect our seniors statewide. The overarching theme was apparent with each speaker. Seniors are an increasing part of our population and there is […]
The Dare County Aging Friendly Task Force is planning an Older Adult Conference in May of 2018. We want to hear from our older adults about what services and/or needs they would like addressed at the conference. What topics below would you like to discuss at the May 2018 “How Are the Older Adults” Conference? […]
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.