Event Calendar

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Northern Nevada Family Education Day

Saturday, July 21, 2018
10:00 am4:00 pm
Harrah's Reno Hotel & Casino 219 N Center St, Reno, NV 89501

Northern Nevada Family Education Weekend is free of charge and provides families in Northern Nevada, affected by bleeding disorders, an opportunity to bond with their families and peers. Participants will have a chance to meet others in their home state that are experiencing some of the same health issues, helping them to develop a stronger support system and benefit from the emotional health of individuals within a family unit.

2018 Renee Paper & Back to School BBQ

Saturday, August 4, 2018
4:30 pm7:30 pm
Bill & Lillie Heinrich YMCA Outdoor Waterpark Pool - 4141 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, Nevada 89107
2018 Renee Paper & Back to School BBQ

Join us as we kick off the school year with friends, food, water fun and a little learning!

The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center of Nevada and Novo Nordisk are proudly sponsoring our 2018 Renee Paper & Back to School BBQ! This event is for immediate family members only.
Bill & Lillie Heinrich YMCA Outdoor Waterpark Pool
4141 Meadows Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89107

Don’t forget to bring a towel, Dinner will be provided.

PEP

Friday, August 17, 2018Sunday, August 19, 2018

Send the kids outside.
It’s time we talk just to the parents.
Join us for Parents Empowering Parents
Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) is a program designed to promote effective parenting skills to parents of children with hemophilia, and to educate and support parents through classroom discussions and exercises. Does it work? You bet. More than a thousand parents can’t be wrong!

THE PEP PROGRAM IS DESIGNED TO:
Enhance the therapeutic relationship between parent, child and treatment staff
Increase the parents' understanding of the child's bleeding disorder
Heighten the parents' ability to respond objectively and consistently to bleeding episodes
Provide the parent with the skills necessary to effectively parent the child at the earliest age possible
Sound cool? It is.
No trust falls or chanting. Just real talk and practical advice.
If you are interested in this training please email us.

Las Vegas - Women's Wellness Day Retreat

Saturday, August 25, 2018
10:00 am4:00 pm
Springhill Suites by Marriott Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas -  Women's Wellness Day Retreat

DAY: Saturday, August 25
TIME: 10 AM - 4 PM
PLACE: SpringHill Suites Las Vegas Convention Center, 2989 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Join us at the SpringHill Suites for an amazing day of education, peer to peer support, relaxation and fun. This day retreat, hosted by the Nevada Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation, and The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center of Nevada and generously sponsored by Brother’s Healthcare & CSL Behring, is designed to offer women with bleeding disorders the opportunity to learn more about these often-confusing disorders.

This program is open to women age 14 and older that have a bleeding disorder or are caregivers of persons with bleeding disorders. You will find plenty of opportunity to rediscover ways to have fun and increase your connection to the support networks that are available to you. We will offer programs designed to further your understanding of bleeding disorders, live positively, and develop a support network.

Please wear comfortable attire as we will be doing some light yoga.

Northern Nevada - Family Day in Tahoe

Saturday, August 25, 2018
10:00 am4:00 pm
Nevada Beach Campground and Day Use Pavilion

The Northern Nevada Tahoe Family Day will be held at the Nevada Beach Campground and Day Use Pavilion. This event is for immediate family members only. Lunch will be provided and we will have Kayaks and Stand up Paddles available. Space is limited to the first 40 RSVPs.

Topic: Facing the pain of hemophilia Dealing with chronic pain and medication abuse
Speakers: Myles Ganley & Amber Federizo, APRN, FNP-BC

Nevada Beach Campground and Day Use Pavilion is located on Bittlers Rd, Zephyr Cove, NV 89448, 2 miles east of the California-Nevada state line, on Highway 50. Parking is first come first serve. Please make sure to bring a towel and sunscreen!

Las Vegas Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

Saturday, September 15, 2018
8:00 am10:30 am
Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs:9200 Tule Springs Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89131
Las Vegas Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

For our 2018 Walks, we UNITE as a community to raise awareness for all bleeding disorders.

Everyone walks for a reason, whether it’s in support of a loved one, friend, parent, child, or in memoriam, yet this event is so much more than just a walk. Formerly known as the Hemophilia Walk and 5k, many of you have already participated in this walk in previous years, and have shaped it into an amazing day of support for all Nevadans with bleeding disorders.

To those of you who are new to our community and walk this year, we welcome you and encourage you to join us for this unforgettable day.

Reno Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 am12:00 pm
Bartley Ranch: 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd, Reno, NV 89511
Reno Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

For our 2018 Walks, we UNITE as a community to raise awareness for all bleeding disorders.

Everyone walks for a reason, whether it’s in support of a loved one, friend, parent, child, or in memoriam, yet this event is so much more than just a walk. Formerly known as the Hemophilia Walk and 5k, many of you have already participated in this walk in previous years, and have shaped it into an amazing day of support for all Nevadans with bleeding disorders.

To those of you who are new to our community and walk this year, we welcome you and encourage you to join us for this unforgettable day.

Elko - Women's Wellness Day Retreat

Saturday, September 22, 201810:00 amSunday, September 23, 20184:00 pm
TBD
Elko -  Women's Wellness Day Retreat

TBD

Gettin' in the Game

Friday, September 28, 2018Sunday, September 30, 2018
Phoenix, AZ
Gettin' in the Game

Do you like baseball, golf or swimming*? Are you between the ages of 7–18 and have a bleeding disorder? Would you like to travel to Phoenix, AZ for a weekend of baseball, golf or swim clinics for FREE? If you have answered yes to the questions above, “Gettin’ in the Game” Junior National Championship presented by CSL Behring may be for you!

NHF Nevada can nominate two youth, for either baseball, golf, or swimming* for this program. CSL Behring will pay all travel costs and meals for the patient and one caregiver. A caregiver must accompany child.

NHF Nevada will hold an essay contest for all who qualify and would like to participate. If you interested in attending the “Gettin’ in the Game” program submit an essay on one of these topics: what lessons have you learned through your experience of having a bleeding disorder or how have you given back to the bleeding disorder community? Please indicate if you are interested in the baseball, golf or swimming* program. Include your name, age, diagnosis, address, phone number, email address, and your parent or guardian’s name.

*Swimming participants must be able to swim 25 yards without assistance (no stopping or holding onto walls etc.)

Mail to
NHF-NV, Gettin’ in the Game Essay Contest
222 S. Rainbow Blvd Suite 203
Las Vegas NV 89145

More information on entry deadlines coming soon!

Annual Family Conference and Holiday Celebration

Saturday, December 1, 2018
12:30 pm6:30 pm
Annual Family Conference and Holiday Celebration

Please join us for a day of fun, education, food and holiday cheer! There will be a photo booth and a visit with Santa! We have some fabulous speakers that will be presenting topics in both English and Spanish. We will also have our annual raffle with proceeds benefiting our Summer Camp Fund.
• Space is limited – only people living in the state of Nevada with a bleeding disorder and their immediate families, living in the same household, are invited to attend.
• Table Centerpiece Contest! We are asking each family to bring a holiday themed centerpiece for the table. One centerpiece will be selected and the designer will receive a $50 gift card.
• We are in need of raffle items and donated presents or gift cards valued at $10 or more. If you can donate please contact us at mmagana@hemophilia.org.

Elko Holiday Gathering

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
6:30 pm8:00 pm
TBD
Elko Holiday Gathering

More information coming soon.

Reno Holiday Gathering

Thursday, December 6, 2018
6:30 pm8:00 pm
TBD
Reno Holiday Gathering

More information coming soon.