Calendar of Events

April 12, 2016

Chronic Disease Self Management – Lewis Gale

Do you suffer from a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, arthritis, heart disease or others?  Are you tired of being tired?  Would you like to learn how to lower the stress and lack of energy associated with your condition?  During this FREE, six-week workshop you will learn a variety of self-management skills to help you “put the life back in your life,” so that you can maintain and/or increase the daily activities of your choice.  What you learn, will enhance the treatment plan recommended by your health care provider.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Goal Setting
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Fatigue
  • Healthy Eating
  • Low Impact Exercising
  • Communication effectively with family, friends and your health care team.

The six-week workshop begins on April 12 and will be held every Tuesday from 1 p.m – 3:30 p.m

You Can! Live Well, Virginia!

If you would like more information about the Chronic Disease Self Management Program, please call 540-345-0454 ext 4012 or complete the form below and someone will respond to you shortly.

Start: April 12, 2016 1:00 pm
End: May 17, 2016 3:30 pm

April 30, 2016

Belk Charity Fundraiser

LOA is participating in the Belk Charity Sale to raise funds for Meals on Wheels.  The Belk Charity Sale is a private, four-hour sale dedicated to supporting local non-profit organizations.  Participating charities have the opportunity to raise money by selling event tickets at $5.00 each—100% of the proceeds from the tickets sold by LOA are retained for Meals-on-Wheels. 

 Anyone who purchases a $5 ticket can:

·        Go to ANY Belk store from 6am-10am on Saturday, April 30

·        Receive 20%-70% off of Belk purchases storewide, including special savings on rarely-discounted brands.

·        Receive $5 off your first purchase in the store (You instantly get your money back!)

·        Receive a free Belk gift card (valued from $5 – $1,000) IF you are one of the first 100 people in any of the stores.

Contact the LOA if you are interested in purchasing a discount ticket!  540-345-0451











Date: April 30, 2016 6:00 am
Venue: ANY Belk location
Cost: 5.00

June 17, 2016

Let’s Do Lunch

The eat-in portion of the event will be held at the Kazim Temple, 628 Campbell Ave SW (next to the LOA central office).  Curbside pickup orders will be available for pick up in the LOA parking lot.

One $15 ticket will purchase a gourmet lunch.  The menu is Gourmet Deli Sandwich on Telera Bread with ham, turkey, provolone and cheddar, Italian Pasta Salad, Fresh Fruit; Chips, A Sweet Treat from The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center and Bottled Water.  Vegetarian Option is a Deli Sandwich served with spinach, tomato, red onion, cucumbers, portabella mushrooms, red yellow and green peppers and double cheddar and provolone cheese.  Ticket holders are invited to “eat in” at the Kazim Temple Ballroom and enjoy live entertainment by Jane Powell and William Penn and Friends and check out the Meals on Wheels Raffle.  Get your order in soon, only 2700 tickets are available!

The proceeds from each ticket purchased will provide Meals-on-Wheels to the homebound elderly right here in the Roanoke Valley.  Every ticket sold will purchase your lunch and provide a $10 donation to Meals on Wheels.  In 2015, the event raised more than $64,000.  The Meals-on-Wheels program serves a nutritious lunch to homebound elderly 60 and older every weekday.  The proceeds from ticket sales are used solely for the purchase of the meals.

To order tickets:

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Date: June 17, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: Kazim Shrine Temple
628 Campbell's Ave., SW, Roanoke, VA, 24016, United States
Cost: 15