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2016

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  • Thu
    14
    Jan
    2016

    Monthly Lunch & Learn

    12:30pm-1:45pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance) Washington, DC 20009


    Monthly Lunch & Learn DupontDo you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Come meet others and get useful tips and information.

    Feel free to bring your lunch. We’ll provide light snacks and dessert.

    Seating is limited, so register below.

    January Focus: 2016: It’s All About You! Add your input to our Caregiver Wishlist by letting us know what kinds of services and supports you want in 2016.  Also find out what we’ve planned for the year ahead.

    Presented in partnership with VITAS Healthcare

  • Tue
    19
    Jan
    2016

    No Café In January. We’ll resume in February.

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


    The Café is closed in January, but will resume in February.

     

    Join us next month to meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”

    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion. Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

     

  • Wed
    20
    Jan
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Thu
    11
    Feb
    2016
  • Tue
    16
    Feb
    2016

    Monthly Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


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    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”
    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion.
    Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

    This Month’s Table Talk Topic: “The Heart of Caregiving”

    Just in time for Heart Health Month & Valentine’s Day, we’ll talk about what motivates us as caregivers and how to nourish our hearts and spirits while caregiving.

     

  • Wed
    17
    Feb
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


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    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Thu
    10
    Mar
    2016

    Monthly Lunch & Learn

    12:30pm-1:45pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance) Washington, DC 20009


    Monthly Lunch & Learn Dupont

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    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Come meet others and get useful tips and information.

    Feel free to bring your lunch. We’ll provide light snacks and dessert.

    Seating is limited, so register below.

     

    Presented in partnership with VITAS Healthcare

  • Tue
    15
    Mar
    2016

    Monthly Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


    (click to enlarge)

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”
    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion.
    Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

     

     

  • Wed
    16
    Mar
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://alzheimers-caregiver-support-dupontcircle.eventbrite.com or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Thu
    14
    Apr
    2016

    Monthly Lunch & Learn

    12:30pm-1:45pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance) Washington, DC 20009


    Monthly Lunch & Learn Dupont

    (click to enlarge)

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Come meet others and get useful tips and information.

    Monthly Theme: Social Support for the Caregiver

    Feel free to bring your lunch. We’ll provide light snacks and dessert.

    Seating is limited, so register below.

  • Tue
    19
    Apr
    2016

    Monthly Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


    (click to enlarge)

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”
    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion.
    Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

    Monthly Topic: Building Your Social Support System

     

     

  • Wed
    20
    Apr
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    (click to enlarge)

    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://alzheimers-caregiver-support-dupontcircle.eventbrite.com or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about the Alzheimer’s Association’s programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Fri
    22
    Apr
    2016

    Spring 2016 Caregiver Conference: Caring for the Caregiver

    9:30 am – 3:30 pm

    Providence Hospital
    Ground Floor Lecture Hall
    1150 Varnum Street, NE
    Washington, DC 20017


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    Join us at the D.C. Office on Aging’s Spring 2016 Caregiver Conference as we present tools to help you make caregiving easier….

     

     

     

     

    At  this year’s conference, Kadamba Tree will two workshops from the Rosalynn Carter Institute’s Caring for You, Caring for Me” family caregiver program:

    Morning Workshop: What It Means to Be a Caregiver

    Gain information and join caregiving peers for an interactive discussion about caregiving’s rewards and challenges.  

    Afternoon Workshop: Taking Care of Yourself

    Come learn specific methods for staying healthy as well as coping with stresses and strains associated with caregiving.

    To register (and to find out if you qualify for respite), please contact Linda Irizarry at 202-535-1442 or linda.irizarry@dc.gov.

    (Subscribe for updates on upcoming dates for the rest of the “Caring for You, Caring for Me” series.)

     

  • Thu
    12
    May
    2016

    Monthly Lunch & Learn

    12:30pm-1:45pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance) Washington, DC 20009


    Monthly Lunch & Learn DupontDo you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Come meet others and get useful tips and information.

    Feel free to bring your lunch. We’ll provide light snacks and dessert.

    Seating is limited, so register below.

  • Tue
    17
    May
    2016

    Monthly Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


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    REGISTRATION CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT. (But seats are still available at next month’s Café.)

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”
    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion.
    Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

    Pre-registration required.

     

     

     
     

  • Wed
    18
    May
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Wed
    15
    Jun
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Tue
    21
    Jun
    2016

    Monthly Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    1875 Connecticut Ave. 10th Fl. (WeWork entrance), NW, Washington, DC 20009


    (click to enlarge)

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Meet other caregivers in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.”
    Your host will present a topic for personal reflection and small group discussion.
    Monthly topics are often complemented with a special guest presentation and Q&A with an expert.

    Pre-registration required.

     

     

  • Wed
    20
    Jul
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Thu
    18
    Aug
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation

    1875 Connecticut Ave., NW (WeWork Entrance),Washington, DC 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Fri
    16
    Sep
    2016

    2016 Fall Lifespan Respite Caregivers Conference: Educating, Empowering, and Supporting Family Caregivers

    8:30am – 3:30pm

    R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center
    2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE

    Washington, D.C. 20032


    Fall 2016 Caregiver ConferenceJoin Kadamba Tree Foundation and the DC Office on Aging for the 2016 Fall Caregiver Conference: Educating, Empowering, and Supporting Family Caregivers.

    This free conference is open to area family caregivers who help care for aging loved ones and loved ones with long-term illnesses and disabilities. Respite provided for qualifying caregivers.*

    Participants may choose to attend morning and/or afternoon workshops, including two workshops from the Rosalyn Carter Institute’s acclaimed “Caring for You, Caring for Me” program:

    Building Cooperative Relationships on the Care Team (Morning Session):

    This interactive workshop will focus on understanding and building cooperative relationships between members of the care team. Participants will discover strategies for working together to reduce some of the frustrations and barriers they face in their caregiving roles. (Both professional and family caregivers are welcome to attend.)

    Problem Solving for Caregivers (Afternoon Session):

    This interactive workshop will explore common problems faced by caregivers. Participants will learn how to use, as well as practice implementing, a problem solving model designed for caregivers.

    Additional workshop topics include:

    Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Behavioral Symptoms Management Training
    The Working Caregiver
    Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
    Elder Abuse and Caregiving
    Caregiving for the LGBTQ Community
    Caregiving for Veterans

    *To register or for additional information, contact Linda Irizarry at (202) 535-1422 or email Linda.Irizarry@dc.gov.

  • Wed
    21
    Sep
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Wed
    19
    Oct
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Thu
    10
    Nov
    2016

    Lunch & Learn

    12:30pm-1:45pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Sack Lunch

    Kadamba Tree’s Caregiver Lunch & Learn

    Wondering if a Caregiver Support Group is right for you? Get a taste of the benefits of group support at our upcoming Lunch & Learn. 

    Open to all who provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability.

    Come meet others and obtain useful tips and information.

    Eventbrite - Caregiver Lunch & Learn

    Note: Please do not register for this event unless you are a family/friend caregiver or you are seeking support on behalf of a loved one who is a family/friend caregiver. More on Attendance Policies.

  • Tue
    15
    Nov
    2016

    Caregiver Café

    5:30-6:45 pm

    http://www.kadambatree.org/policies/Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Kadamba Tree Foundation’s Caregiver Café

    Do you provide hands-on care, emotional, financial or other support to a loved one with a long-term illness or disability?

    Wondering if a support group is right for you?

    Your table is ready at the Caregiver Café.

    Join other caregivers and caregiving experts in an informal setting for a guided “table talk.” Get a taste of the benefits of group support.

    Eventbrite - Monthly Caregiving Café

    Note: Please do not register for this event unless you are a family/friend caregiver or you are seeking support on behalf of a loved one who is a family/friend caregiver. More on Attendance Policies.

  • Wed
    16
    Nov
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900

  • Wed
    21
    Dec
    2016

    Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

    5:15 – 6:30pm

    Kadamba Tree Foundation
    1875 Connecticut Ave. NW (WeWork entrance)

    Washington, D.C. 20009


    Meets on the third Wednesday of every month

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alzheimers-association-caregiver-support-group-tickets-18619520487 or alzgroup@kadambatree.org

    Presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter

    Build a support system with people who understand.

    Alzheimer’s Association® caregiver support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia to:

    • Develop a support system.

    • Exchange practical information on caregiving challenges and possible solutions.

    • Talk through issues and ways of coping.

    • Share feelings, needs and concerns.

    • Learn about community resources.

    Visit http://www.alz.org/nca/ to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, the Alzheimer’s Association’s online community, at alzconnected.org.

    Alzheimer’s Association Helpline: 1-800-272-3900