Low Vision Resource Talk December 20

Learn About OrCam and Apps That “See” For You Friday, December 20 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Charles E. Beatley Jr. Library 5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, Va. Learn about OrCam, an artificial vision device that allows those with vision impairments to understand text and identify objects through

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Medicaid Expansion Deadline 12/31

The open enrollment period for Medicaid expansion ends Dec. 31, 2019. To qualify for the new health coverage, individuals must: Be a Virginia resident, ages 19-64 Not already in or eligible for Medicare Meet income requirements, which vary by household size Childless adults may now be eligible

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December Sock Drive

SOCK-IT-TO ME DONATION DRIVE Warm hearts help cold feet. A new pair of socks for someone in need can help prevent hypothermia and pneumonia. One pair of socks. The Church of St. Clement (1701 N. Quaker Lane) in Alexandria is conducting our 5th annual NEW socks donation

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Holiday Luncheon for Seniors: December 6th

The Alexandria Successful Aging Committee Presents the Annual Holiday Luncheon For Seniors Friday, December 6 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lee Center Exhibit Hall 1108 Jefferson Street Festive Entertainment by Route 66 Band And Lindsay & Linda Hemphill Luncheon, Door Prizes, Surprise Guest, FUN!! For more information,

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Aging in Alexandria Panel: November 25th

Will aging seniors be forced out of Alexandria? What is the future of memory care, and how will a growing population of people with dementia live in the city? What are the challenges and opportunities for aging in place in Alexandria? These are some of the questions

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End of Life Considerations: November 20th

End of Life Considerations November 20, 2019 As the end of life approaches, it is a difficult time to deal with the emotions, while still coordinating care for a loved one. Come learn about the various aspects and benefits of palliative care and hospice. This program is

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Understanding Persons with Dementia: November 20th

Understanding & Caring for a Person with Dementia November 20, 2019This class will discuss the different types of dementia, common behaviors, reasons for troubling behaviors, and corresponding strategies to help you communicate more effectively.Lindsey Vajpeyi, Director of Education and Outreach will be presenting this program at St. Mark’s

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