VCoA Calendar

March 12, 2020

Applications due for the Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Research Award Fund.  Application forms, guidelines, and further information may be found at

March 15, 2020

Deadline for submissions for the Spring issue of Age in Action, which will be published in April 2020.  Please send articles, calendar items, and suggestions to   

March 26, 2020

What Happens after the Diagnosis of Dementia: Care Strategies for Caregivers and Providers. Third Annual Alzheimer’s Disease Conference. Presented by the Hampton University School of Pharmacy & School of Nursing, Hampton University Center for Gerontology Excellence, and the Virginia Geriatric Education Center.  Hampton University Student Center Ballroom, Hampton. 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  For more information, contact Dr. Ethlyn McQueen-Gibson at (757) 727-5657, or Dr. Travonia Brown-Hughes at (757) 637-2960,

April 14-18, 2020

Aging Better Together: Building an Inclusive Aging Community. 41st Annual Meeting of the Southern Gerontological Society. Hilton Norfolk The Main, Norfolk. For information, visit

April 17, 2020

Lifelong Learning Institute in Chesterfield Summer Catalog release. On site and online. For information, visit or e-mail

May 27-29, 2020

Solving the Puzzle: Joining Together to Protect Elder Virginians. Annual Conference of the Virginia Coalition for the Prevention of Elder Abuse. Kingsmill Resort and Conference Center, Williamsburg. Online registration begins February 1, 2020.  VCPEA is pleased to announce the availability of forty (40) scholarships, also beginning February 1, 2020. The VCPEA conference scholarship is open to professionals in a variety of occupations who provide services to older adults and are interested in increasing their awareness of the issues of adult abuse, neglect or exploitation. For information, visit

August 14, 2020

Lifelong Learning Institute in Chesterfield Fall Catalog release. On site and online. For information, visit or e-mail