Message from the President, Catherine F. Schott Murray
VAELA President

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October 17, 2018  Caregiver & Healthy Aging Expo at NASA Langley Research Center - VAELA members from the Peninsula area will present a panel discussion 11:00 am - 12:00 pm and also sponsor an exhibit table 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

2019 UnProgram will be held February 21-23, in Charlottesville, VA. More details coming soon!

2018 Fall Conference was held Wednesday, September 12, in Richmond, VA. 

2018 UnProgram was held February 22-24, 2018 in Charlottesville, VA.

2017 Annual Meeting was held Monday, September 18, in Charlottesville, VA.  

Medicaid & Public Benefits Training was held Tuesday, September 19, in Charlottesville, VA.


Many Thanks to the 2018 Fall Conference Sponsors!


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