The 11th Annual Caregivers Conference

Family members and caregivers are invited to explore Alzheimer's unique care giving issues while learning coping skills and enjoying a time of rejuvenation.
All events are free of charge.

WHEN
AUGUST 2, 2018

WHERE
DAYTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

The 11th Annual Caregivers Conference

Family members and caregivers are invited to explore Alzheimer's unique care giving issues while learning coping skills and enjoying a time of rejuvenation.
All events are free of charge.

WHEN
AUGUST 3, 2017

WHERE
DAYTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Who We Are

Alzheimer’s Care Coalition is a nonprofit organization providing support and care for those with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of Dementia. We are family members, caregivers, interested persons, and professionals. The organization is organized for the purpose of providing services, education and support to individuals, families, caregivers and professionals who are impacted by Alzheimer’s Disease and other related dementias in the 8 counties of Benton, Carroll, Clinton, Fountain, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, Warren and White.

Membership

 To learn more about how to become a member, visit our membership page.

Counties We Serve

From Tippecanoe to White County, Alzheimer’s Care Coalition serves a total of seven counties throughout the state of Indiana.

Caregiver’s Resources

We offer valuable resources for individuals living with, and/or caring for a loved one. From books to CDs and DVDs, we have all of the tools you need.

THIS YEAR'S SPEAKER

Melanie Bunn, RN, MS, GNP, has been consulting with the Alzheimer's Association, Eastern North Carolina chapter for 20 years. She has provided primary care to older people in a variety of settings including retirement homes, long term care nursing, assisted living facilities, hospitals, and in the home in positions including gerontological nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist and staff nurse. She received a B.S. in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a M.S. in Family Health Nursing with a Clinical Concentration in Geriatrics from Clemson University, and completed her post master's experience in the Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Program at Duke University School of Nursing. A dynamic lecturer and skillful clinician in the areas of gerontological nursing and Alzheimer's disease, Melanie presents over 150 sessions each year at local, statewide, and national conferences and meetings with interactive presentations using learner centered educational strategies.

Melanie-Bunn

Conference Schedule

August 3, 2017

8am – 9amRegistration/Breakfast/Vendor Time
9am – 9:15amWelcoming Remarks & Introductions
 Keynote Speaker
Teepa Snow
9:15am – 10:15amThe Journey of Dementia
10:15am – 10:45amVendors and Break Time
10:45pm – 12:00pmThe Journey of Dementia, continued
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch & Break for all attendees
1:00pm – 1:15pmAnnouncements for afternoon
1:15pm – 2:30pmThe Journey of Dementia, continued
2:30pm – 3:30pmCreating Moments of Joy
3:30pmQ&A & Door Prizes

 

Conference Schedule

August 3, 2017

8am – 9amRegistration/Breakfast/Vendor Time
9am – 9:15amWelcoming Remarks & Introductions
 Keynote Speaker
Teepa Snow
9:15am – 10:15amThe Journey of Dementia
10:15am – 10:45amVendors and Break Time
10:45pm – 12:00pmThe Journey of Dementia, continued
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch & Break for all attendees
1:00pm – 1:15pmAnnouncements for afternoon
1:15pm – 2:30pmThe Journey of Dementia, continued
2:30pm – 3:30pmCreating Moments of Joy
3:30pmQ&A & Door Prizes

 

Messages from Previous Conference Attendees

"Thank you for this wonderful informative session. Please keep these sessions coming – we need them so much!"
"Amazing job! Well organized and put together. Everything was informative and the speakers were great and personable. They really took time to make sure everyone’s questions were answered."
"This is my 3rd time here and I very much appreciate this once a year celebration."

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