Apr
16
Tue
Caregiver Support Group – Down Syndrome/Alzheimer’s Caregiver Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Caregiver Support Group - Down Syndrome/Alzheimer's Caregiver Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County | Irvine | 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:
Kim Bailey, MSG 949-757-3771

Personality & Behavior Changes – Why and How to Respond @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Personality & Behavior Changes - Why and How to Respond @ Alzheimer's Orange County | Irvine | California | United States

Identify common behavior changes, explore why they happen and what they mean. Learn helpful tips to adjust and respond. Held every third Tuesday.

 

Caregiver Support Group – Caregivers of Lewy Body & Frontotemporal Dementia @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Caregiver Support Group - Caregivers of Lewy Body & Frontotemporal Dementia @ Alzheimer's Orange County | Irvine | 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:
Donna Velarde, LCSW 949-757-3759

End Game Screening and Discussion @ Fullerton Community Center
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
End Game Screening and Discussion @ Fullerton Community Center | Fullerton | California | United States

Join us for a special screening of the Netflix original film End Game, a short documentary directed by Academy Award winners Jeffrey Friedman and Rob Epstein. Gather with community members and clinical professionals as we discuss the topic of end of life care.

Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by Pacific Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation and Alzheimer’s Orange County.

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Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group – Newport Beach @ St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (Room B016)
Apr 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group - Newport Beach @ St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (Room B016) | 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:
Roger Riley 949-697-8707
Donna Shockley 949-675-1904
St. Andrew’s 949-631-2880

Caregiver Support Group – Huntington Beach @ Senior Center in Central Park
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group - Huntington Beach @ Senior Center in Central Park | Huntington 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
Senior Center 714-536-5600

Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group – Orange @ First Christian Church of Orange (Fireside Room, across from Sanctuary)
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group - Orange @ First Christian Church of Orange (Fireside Room, across from Sanctuary) | Orange | 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:
Estelle Worden 714-497-0848
First Christian 714-538-9681

Apr
17
Wed
Cuidando con Respeto @ Amistad Medical Seniors Clinic
Apr 17 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Cuidando con Respeto – En Español

Un curso GRATIS para familiares con seres queridos afectados por la enfermedad de Alzheimer

Durante 2 días, 4 horas cada día, se cubrirán los siguientes temas:

  • ¿Qué es el Alzheimer/demencia?
  • ¿Cómo se desarrolla esta enfermedad?
  • ¿Cómo ayudar a su ser querido

¿Cómo  entender los comportamientos difíciles.

  • Como cuidar su salud y la importancia de compartir sus experiencias
  • Se dara un certificado a las personas que completen las dos clases

Para hacer reservaciones o para más información, llame al: 949.757.3755

Se ofrecerá un ligero desayuno y lunch. Asistencia de Respiro disponible para personas que califique

Multi-disciplinary Cognitive Disorder Study Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Multi-disciplinary Cognitive Disorder Study Group

The Multi-disciplinary Cognitive Disorders Study Group is an educational opportunity for graduate students and professionals to advance their knowledge of dementia, MCI, and all things related.

  • Discussion case reviews prepared by students and subject matter experts will occur during the 90-minute meetings.
  • Attendees are invited to bring interesting and/or complex cases to discuss.
  • Volunteer speakers will prepare and deliver 10-minute presentations on related topics at future meetings.
  • Graduate students and professionals in the fields of psychology, social work, nursing, occupational and physical therapy, and other academically inclined individuals are welcome to participate.

The Study Group will be a supportive and encouraging environment with participants expanding their knowledge base and gaining a deeper understanding of the many aspects of this particular field. This initiative is intended to challenge people to learn and grow personally and professionally.

 

Meetings will be held twice per month on the first Tuesday and third Wednesday from 9:00 am – 10:30 a.m.

Participants are encouraged to attend as they are able, no reservations required.

For more information, contact: donna.velarde@alzoc.org

 

Caregiver Support Group – Corona del Mar @ Oasis Senior Center
Apr 17 @ 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)

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