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

Caregiver Support Group – San Juan Capistrano @ Silverado Senior Living *Free Respite Care available during meetings, call facility
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Caregiver Support Group - San Juan Capistrano @ Silverado Senior Living *Free Respite Care available during meetings, call facility | San Juan Capistrano | 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 949-933-2765
Silverado 949-240-0550

Sugar, Ketosis, and Brain Health @ Bell Tower Regional Community Center
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm

Come learn the association between sugar, ketosis, and brain health.

Speaker: Dr. Trinh

Caregiver Support Group – Cypress @ Cypress Senior Center (Conference Room)
Apr 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Caregiver Support Group - Cypress @ Cypress Senior Center (Conference Room) | Cypress | 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
Senior Center 714-229-2005

OK Chorale – Weekly Therapeutic Singing Group @ Laguna Country United Methodist Church
Apr 17 @ 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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Caregiver Support Group – Cypress @ Cypress Senior Center (Conference Room)
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Caregiver Support Group - Cypress @ Cypress Senior Center (Conference Room) | Cypress | 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:
Jessica C. 562-716-2826
Peggy C. 714-724-1074
Senior Center 714-229-2005

High School Student – Discussion Group @ St. Irenaeus School Room #8
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm

Discussion Group for High School Students

Dealing with dementia at home? Join us for a pilot discussion group where we’ll talk about:

  • Family members with dementia
  • Stress caused by caring for a person with dementia
  • How to cope

This group meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.

To join: text Emily Jenkins at 562-754-1313

 

Apr
18
Thu
Caregiver Support Group – Fullerton @ Fullerton Gardens *Free Respite Care available during meetings, call facility
Apr 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Caregiver Support Group - Fullerton @ Fullerton Gardens *Free Respite Care available during meetings, call facility | Fullerton | 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
Fullerton Gardens 714-441-2636