Commonwealth Council on Aging 2014 Best Practices Awards Program

The Commonwealth Council on Aging is sponsoring the 2014 Best Practices Award Program funded in part by Dominion Power targeted to organizations serving older Virginians and their families. As we struggle to meet the challenges of serving a rapidly aging population during a time of budget cuts and growing demand, we need to share our best practices and applaud our successes. Instructions, nomination forms, and information on previous Best Practices Award Winners are on the Commonwealth Council on Aging’s website http://vda.virginia.gov/council.asp.  Nominations for the 2014 Awards must be received by March 3, 2014. This is the ninth year of the Best Practices Award Program and the Council is pleased to offer monetary awards to the top winners: The first place...

Nominations Open for 2014 Governor’s Volunteerism & Community Service Awards

Please help up spread the word that nominations for the Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards are now being accepted.  These prestigious awards have been honoring exemplary Virginians for more than 20 years and recognize excellence in community service and volunteering.   The award categories include Individual Achievement Awards for Youth, Adult and Senior volunteers, and Group Achievement Awards in the following categories: Family, Faith-Based Volunteer Service, Educational Institution, Community Organization, Small Business, and Corporation.  A nomination narrative and two letters of support are required.   Visit http://www.vaservice.org/go/volunteer/award/ to download the nomination form or submit an online nomination through the...

Pawtographs and Booksigning at the Memory Center

Come to the meet and greet on January 11th, 2014 at the Memory Center 1853 Old Donation Pkwy, Virginia Beach, VA 23454 From 10am to 12 noon

Stress Management: 10 Ways to Live a Happy Life

Presented by Brut Segal, LCSW, Riverpoint Psychiatric Associates Learn simple ways to trade stress for happiness. Time and date: Jan 15, 2014 at noon. Location:  The Talbot on Granby 6311 Granby Street Norfolk, VA  23505 Download

January Meeting

This January our meeting will be a  joint meeting of all the task forces in the greater Hampton Roads area.  That meeting will be on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Road.  We also will be accepting new memberships and dues payments for the year of 2014.    Show options Hide options Additional options Avoid highways