Aug
7
Wed
Living Well with Early Memory Loss
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm
Living Well with Early Memory Loss @ Anaheim | California | United States

A four-week, supportive/educational group for people with early memory loss due to Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s or related dementia, to attend with their partner.

In this program, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with others in similar situations and learn how they deal with challenges
  • Work with compassionate, professional facilitators with experience in memory loss

Explore subjects such as:

  • Medications
  • Family and social relationships
  • Building your support network
  • Coping techniques for dealing with day-to-day challenges
  • Planning for the future

Pre-registration is required. Contact Donna Velarde, LCSW 949-757-3759 or email: donna.velarde@alzoc.org

 

 

Aug
24
Sat
Memory Training: 4 Weeks to a Better Memory @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Memory Training teaches individuals techniques to improve their memory in a fun, interactive classroom environment. This 2-hour, once-a-week course is designed to help those with age-related memory challenges over four weeks of lessons and beyond.

◆ Remember names and faces
◆ Recall appointments, messages and plans
◆ Practice everyday memory techniques
◆ Avoid misplacing objects
◆ Overcome “tip of the tongue” memory slips

This program is not intended for people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

Sessions:
Saturdays – August 10, 17, 24, 31

Seating is limited. RSVP is mandatory.
RSVP call 949-757-3764

*Donations allow Alzheimer’s Orange County to provide our other vital support services and programs at no cost to individuals in our community with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers

Aug
27
Tue
Meaningful Activities at Home @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meaningful Activities at Home @ Alzheimer's Orange County | Irvine | California | United States

Learn how to plan and do easy activities at home that enhance the time you spend together with your loved one with memory loss. Held every fourth Tuesday.

Aug
28
Wed
Healthy Brain Seminar @ Cypress Senior Center
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am

Speaker: Dr. Trinh

Lunch & Learn: Healthy Brain Talk @ Villagio at Capriana
Aug 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Strategies to enhance brain health.

Featured speaker: Dr. Trinh

OK Chorale – Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
Aug 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
OK Chorale - Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church | Laguna Woods | California | United States

Love to sing? Join us!

The OK Chorale is a therapeutic singing group where people with dementia and their care partners can enjoy the benefits of making music together!

The OK Chorale will meet every Wednesday afternoon at 1:30PM-2:30PM beginning February 6, 2019.

Directed by Karen M. Skipper, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist
Accompanied by Claudia Gambino

Brought to the community through a grant by the United Methodist Church.

For addiontional information, please contact Karen at kmsmusic@cox.net

Aug
30
Fri
Music and Memories in the Making – Gayle Heuser @ Muckenthaler Cultural Center
Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Music and Memories in the Making - Gayle Heuser @ Muckenthaler Cultural Center | Fullerton | California | United States

We are delighted to invite you to an evening of song and art in support of The Muckenthaler Cultural Center and Alzheimer’s Orange County.

Last year, the amazing and talented Gayle Heuser performed an outstanding concert in support of The Muckenthaler Cultural Center and Alzheimer’s Orange County – all surrounded by beautiful paintings created by people experiencing dementia. Her
amazing talents coupled with the passion and power of the art creates a magical evening for our guests.

On August 30, 2019, An Evening with Gayle will use Gayle’s fabulous voice to showcase, once again, the Memories in the Making® program of Alzheimer’s Orange County in the beautiful setting of The Muckenthaler Theater. Come join us and celebrate music and art.

Tickets: $30 non-member, $20 student/senior, $15 member

 

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Aug
31
Sat
Memory Training: 4 Weeks to a Better Memory @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Memory Training teaches individuals techniques to improve their memory in a fun, interactive classroom environment. This 2-hour, once-a-week course is designed to help those with age-related memory challenges over four weeks of lessons and beyond.

◆ Remember names and faces
◆ Recall appointments, messages and plans
◆ Practice everyday memory techniques
◆ Avoid misplacing objects
◆ Overcome “tip of the tongue” memory slips

This program is not intended for people with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

Sessions:
Saturdays – August 10, 17, 24, 31

Seating is limited. RSVP is mandatory.
RSVP call 949-757-3764

*Donations allow Alzheimer’s Orange County to provide our other vital support services and programs at no cost to individuals in our community with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers

Sep
3
Tue
Endocannabinoid System – Medical Cannabis Update @ Bell Tower Community Center
Sep 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Speaker: Dr. Trinh

Sep
4
Wed
OK Chorale – Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
Sep 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm