Selected Community Events
World Elder Abuse Awareness Town Hall Meeting
Jun 18, 2013 10 a.m. until noon
Troy University Dothan campus
The fifth annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Town Hall Meeting will be held June 18 at the Troy University Dothan campus. This free event is from 10 a.m. til noon, with lunch served immediately after.
To reserve your spot, call 334-793-6843 or 800-239-3507 by June 11.
Presented by SARCOA and Alabama’s Interagency Council for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, a collaboration among state agencies, private organizations and individuals to empower and protect Alabama’s older population.
334-793-6843 or 800-239-3507 by June 11.
Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama Annual Community Health Conference Series: "Youth AND Family Issues In HIV/AIDS Care."
Jul 26, 2013 8 a.m.
Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center Lion's Hall 795 Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL 36301
Advanced Registration Required by: July 19, 2013. Lunch is included in the registration fee.
Fee: Advanced registration fee: $35
Registration at the door: $40
Students with valid ID: $10
Cost to exhibit for non-profit agencies is $20 (this price includes one lunch) all other agencies fee is $35 (this includes one lunch). Contact Kim Barnett at 334-836-0297) All exhibitors are asked to bring a door prize. One free lunch will be provided to each agency that exhibits.
CEUS: Available for social workers(6.25 CEUS), nurses, nursing home administrators.( 6.3 CEUS) Nurses will need to bring your license card for us to scan. All other professions will have to submit required documentation to your licensing board for approval.
8:30-10:00 Mrs. Pam Holton
Director of Education at Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama
Topic: “A Journey In The Life….
A need for sensitivity for those living With HIV.
10:00-10:15 break :
10:15-12:00 Rick Meriwether
UAB AIDS EDUCATION & Training Center STD program.
Topic: “Young Love, Young Alabamians & Sexual Health (STIs)”
1:00-2:30 Kathie M. Hiers
Topic: “How Do We Reach an AIDS-Free Generation?”
Chief Executive Officer of AIDS Alabama in Birmingham. Ms. Hiers was the only southerner selected in 2010 by President Obama to serve on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.
2:30-2:45 break :
2:45-4:15 Mr. Brent Cosby MS, QMRP
Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center
Topic: “I Know Something You Don’t Know.” A surface look a the most common abused drugs used by teens.
Wanda or Kim at 334-673-0494. Email is firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com