Apr
27
Sat
Care, Prepare, and Connect – Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (Costa Mesa) @ Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Care, Prepare, and Connect - Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (Costa Mesa) @ Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church | Costa Mesa | California | United States

The Senior Wellness Ministry at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church Presents an important discussion about our Church’s teachings on serious illness and end of life care.

This program will be held inside the Parish Hall.

FREE full, hot, catered breakfast will be served at 9:00 am and then we will proceed with the documentary film screening and discussion of “End Game”, followed by a panel discussion about suffering and end of life ethics, our Church’s teachings, accessing quality care and advance care planning in our local Orange County community. The program will end at 11:00 am

Sponsored by: ORDER OF MALTA

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Brain Health as You Age @ Kaiser Orange Pavillion - Room OHP, Community Room
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Brain Health as You Age- Practical Steps to Protecting Your Brain

The same lifestyle recommendations given for heart health are also being shown to promote brain health. What you eat and drink, and how much you exercise are all critical for your brain. Join us for an educational event where you will have the opportunity to:

  • Understand age-related changes in memory and learning
  • Learn if what’s in your pantry may be contributing to your risk for dementia
  • Discover how to create simple, healthy and sustainable self-care goals

 

OK Chorale Concert @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
OK Chorale Concert @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church | Laguna Woods | California | United States

You’re invited to enjoy a relaxed and light-hearted sharing of our songs.

It’s fun! It’s friendly! It’s FREE! *non-denominational*

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

Concert will be held in the Sanctuary, followed by refreshments in the hall.

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

Brought to the community through a grant from the United Methodist Church with support from Alzheimer’s Orange County

RSVP to Karen at kmsmusic@cox.net

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Apr
30
Tue
Medical Cannabis – Good or Bad? @ Americana Senior Care
Apr 30 @ 12:30 pm

Come chat with Dr. Trinh regarding the latest published research on cannabis and CBD.

Register

 

Connecting and Communicating with a Person with Memory Loss @ Florence Sylvester Memorial Senior Center
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Learn practical skills, acquire tools and tips to better communicate with the people in your life who are experiencing memory loss.

To RSVP, please call 949-380-0155

May
1
Wed
Caregiver Support Group – Corona del Mar @ Oasis Senior Center
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Caregiver Support Group - Corona del Mar @ Oasis Senior Center | Newport Beach | California | United States

Are you a caregiver for someone with memory loss? Want someone to talk to?

If you are a family caregiver or a friend of a person with dementia, our informal meetings offer resources for problem solving, educational information, as well as emotional support.

They are a place where people can share their experiences and feelings and hear from others in similar situations.

You are not alone on this journey. Come as you are and meet other caregivers with related concerns.

Meetings are free of charge and available for family caregivers and friends of persons with dementia (not appropriate for professional caregivers)

For additional information please call the facilitator. If the facilitator is unavailable please call 844-HELP-ALZ (844-435-7259)

Facilitator Contact:
Kathy Carchidi: (949) 757-3758
OASIS 949-644-3244

Caregiver Support Group – Spanish Speaking Support Group @ St. Boniface Catholic Church
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Caregiver Support Group - Spanish Speaking Support Group @ St. Boniface Catholic Church | Anaheim | California | United States

Are you a caregiver for someone with memory loss? Want someone to talk to?

If you are a family caregiver or a friend of a person with dementia, our informal meetings offer resources for problem solving, educational information, as well as emotional support.

They are a place where people can share their experiences and feelings and hear from others in similar situations.

You are not alone on this journey. Come as you are and meet other caregivers with related concerns.

Meetings are free of charge and available for family caregivers and friends of persons with dementia (not appropriate for professional caregivers)

For additional information please call the facilitator. If the facilitator is unavailable please call 844-HELP-ALZ (844-435-7259)

Facilitator Contact:
Norma Castellano 949-757-3767
Hospital 714-754-5454

Caregiver Support Group – Laguna Beach @ Susi Q Senior Center (Park in structure)
May 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group - Laguna Beach @ Susi Q Senior Center (Park in structure) | Laguna Beach | California | United States

Are you a caregiver for someone with memory loss? Want someone to talk to?

If you are a family caregiver or a friend of a person with dementia, our informal meetings offer resources for problem solving, educational information, as well as emotional support.

They are a place where people can share their experiences and feelings and hear from others in similar situations.

You are not alone on this journey. Come as you are and meet other caregivers with related concerns.

Meetings are free of charge and available for family caregivers and friends of persons with dementia (not appropriate for professional caregivers)

For additional information please call the facilitator. If the facilitator is unavailable please call 844-HELP-ALZ (844-435-7259)

Facilitator Contact:
Pam Leszczynski 949-742-9597
Susi Q 949-464-6645

OK Chorale – Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
May 1 @ 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

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May
2
Thu
Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group – Santa Ana @ Trinity United Presbyterian Church (Samaritan Care Center)
May 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group - Santa Ana @ Trinity United Presbyterian Church (Samaritan Care Center) | Santa Ana | California | United States

Are you a caregiver for someone with memory loss? Want someone to talk to?

If you are a family caregiver or a friend of a person with dementia, our informal meetings offer resources for problem solving, educational information, as well as emotional support.

They are a place where people can share their experiences and feelings and hear from others in similar situations.

You are not alone on this journey. Come as you are and meet other caregivers with related concerns.

Meetings are free of charge and available for family caregivers and friends of persons with dementia (not appropriate for professional caregivers)

For additional information please call the facilitator. If the facilitator is unavailable please call 844-HELP-ALZ (844-435-7259)

Facilitator Contact:
Chris Hoppe 714-538-3823
Nancy Price 714-639-6379
Trinity United 714-544-7850