Alzheimer’s Association to Host Virtual Town Halls during Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

The Alzheimer’s Association is partnering with a slate North Carolina public officials, to host NC Advocacy Virtual Town Halls during June, recognized as Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. With all the uncertainty during these ever-changing times, we are grateful that our leaders are at the forefront of this epidemic and willing to share their support.

These live interactive virtual programs will be offered via video/webinar or phone this June.  Join us for an update on state facts and figures, important COVID-19 information for caregivers, as well as featured state policy priorities listed for each town hall below.


June 16, 2020
2:00 – 3:00 pm

Featured Topic:
The importance of training adult protective services on dementia-related behaviors and signs.

Speakers:
N.C. State Senator Mike Woodard (District 22)

Representative from NC Adult Protective Services

Scott Herrick, NC Director of Public Policy
Alzheimer’s Association


June 18, 2020
2:00 – 3:00 pm

Featured Topic:
The devastating impact of COVID-19 on long-term care settings in NC, and a call for action to prepare for the future.

Speakers:
N.C. State Senator Gladys A. Robinson (District 28)

Scott Herrick, NC Director of Public Policy
Alzheimer’s Association


Please Note: Urgent matters related to COVID-19 and legislative schedule will dictate attendance of scheduled speakers.

To RSVP…

Join from the comfort and safety of your home. Participants will be given the option of joining via video/webinar or through a toll-free number. Registration is required, and registrants will be sent conferencing details prior to the date of each town hall.

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