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First Step Program for New Families – Richmond

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

*NOTE THE NEW DATE AND NEW LOCATION*

First Step Program is designed to support families of infants and young children with hemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders with community connection and education. This program is for families with children who have been diagnosed with an inherited bleeding disorder in the last 7 years.

Educational Lunch: Meet at 11:00 am at  Maggiano’s Italian Restaurant at Short Pump Town Center  11800 West Broad St., Richmond, VA 23233 (between Dillard’s and Nordstrom) for lunch and education on self-infusion.

Presenter: Jan Kuhn, RN, MPH, Program Manager, Central Virginia Center for Coagulation Disorders, Virginia Bleeding Disorders Program

Educational Activity: The kids will get to make an “infusion buddy” while the adults get the opportunity to build relationships, receive support, network and learn more about bleeding disorders.

Location: Build-A-Bear Workshop, 11800 W Broad St #1024, Richmond, VA 23233, Level 1 near Nordstrom

There is no cost to attend and space is limited.This event is for individuals with an inherited bleeding disorder and their immediate family/household members only.

 Thank you to our sponsors Genentech, Novo Nordisk, and Shire.


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Details

Date:
November 3
Time:
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Event Tags:
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Website:
http://conta.cc/2FlthOY

Organizer

Heather Conner, VHF Program and Communication Director
Phone:
804-740-8643
Email:
Heather@vahemophilia.org

Venue

Maggiano’s Short Pump Town Center
11800 W Broad St.
Richmond, 23233 United States
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