June 15: 
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
https://www.un.org/en/events/elderabuse/

July 12:
Teepa Snow Care Partner Support Series begins. 

August 1:
Live Seminar with Teepa Snow:
Reframing the Challenge of Living with Dementia by Exploring the Six Pieces of the Puzzle: Working to Create a Dementia Competent Community

August 14: 
Quarterly Meeting for Georgia Alzheimer's and Related Dementias (GARD) State Collaboration (see GARD for details)

September 14: 
Laona M. Kitchen Foundation Charity Golf Tournament at BridgeMill, GA.

September 15:
7th Annual Alzheimer's Music Fest in Woodstock, GA.

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September 27:  
2018 Annual Culture Change Network of Georgia Summit Person-Centered Palliative Care: Be the Bridge (6 CEUs)

 


PREVIOUS EVENTS:

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March 6 – 8,  2018:

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December 1, 2017:

Dementia Spotlight Foundation has joined with Park Springs, a continuing care retirement community in Stone Mountain, GA, to sponsor a day with Teepa Snow.  Seating is very limited for this event. Please phone us at (888) 695-1596 to reserve a seat.



Buckhead Theater
June 26th, 2017
6:30 to 10:00pm
General Admission Tickets $40

Purchase Tickets: https://www.freshtix.com/events/lua

“If you laugh a lot when you get older, your wrinkles will be in the right places”....

Don’t miss this premiere Edu-Entertainment event as we “spotlight” the value of humor, creativity, and music as a means for living and coping with dementia.

●  30 Rock’s star Jack McBrayer interview with 3 experts living well with early onset dementia: Brian Kursonis, Robert Bowles, and Brian LeBlanc
●  A hilarious and inspirational improv comedy experience hosted by Atlanta’s Carolyn Cook
●  Karen Stobbe, Mondy Carter and Tom Chalmers’ improv fundamentals for life and caregiving
●  Short and long form sketch comedy from talent Ashley Ward, Rob Poynter, Nick Gibbons, Amber Nash, Mark Kendall, John Mangan, and Tommy Futch
●  Musical guests Atlanta Celli and Vince Zangaro

Dementia Spotlight Foundation envisions a world that does not fear dementia.We see instead, communities supporting the needs of individuals and families living with a changing brain. With a focus on LIFE before loss, RIGHTS before research, and CARE before cure, Dementia Spotlight is dedicated to changing perspective and illuminating lives through artistic and experiential education. Dementia Spotlight Foundation's EIN is 81-2433400.  Ticket donations qualify as a charitable contribution.

Press:

AJC article: http://buzz.blog.ajc.com/2017/06/20/jack-mcbrayer/

WABE interview: http://news.wabe.org/post/city-lights-jack-mcbrayer-light-atlanta-and-more

 

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