Mar
7
Thu
4 Weeks to a Better Memory @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

Program Benefits:

  • 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.

Four sessions: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Irvine, CA

Thursdays: March 7,14, 21 and 28.

Savvy Caregiver
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

The Savvy Caregiver program is an evidence-based training, resulting in caregivers who possess greater confidence, greater understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, and practical skills to improve quality of life and support.

Those completing this nationally acclaimed course gain:

  • Personal knowledge, skills and caregiving perspective
  • Skills to assess abilities of their loved one with dementia
  • Confidence to set and alter caregiving goals
  • Strategies to manage activities of daily living
  • Understanding of the disease progression
  • Essential abilities to attend to self-care
  • Increased ability to work effectively with professionals providing care

Seating is limited. RSVP mandatory. For more information or to RSVP, please call 844-435-7259

Thanks to the generosity of others, there is no charge to attend. Interested individuals must call to reserve space and
discuss the suitability of this class in meeting their family’s needs. Attendance at all six sessions is required.

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Orange Coast Memorial Physicians Lecture @ Memorial Care Orange Coast Medical Center
Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm

Alzheimer’s Update Physicians Lecture.

Speaker: Dr. Trinh

Faith-Based Caregiver Support Group – Santa Ana @ Trinity United Presbyterian Church (Samaritan Care Center)
Mar 7 @ 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

Mar
8
Fri
After Alzheimer’s Bereavement Support Group – Irvine @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Mar 8 @ 10:30 am
After Alzheimer's Bereavement Support Group - Irvine @ Alzheimer's Orange County | Irvine | California | United States

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:
949-757-3758

Kathy Carchidi

Mar
10
Sun
Senior Care 101 @ Yorba Linda Methodist Church
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Senior Care 101 @ Yorba Linda Methodist Church | Yorba Linda | California | United States

Caring for a loved one? Learn from a panel of elder care experts about resources than can help you cope.

Fellowship Hall. Parking lot located on Ohio St.
All workshops begin at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday

North Orange County Senior Collaborative presentation with Lynda & Karyl

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Mar
11
Mon
Laguna Woods Village – Brain Fitness @ Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 3, Room 2
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for a series of Brain Fitness exercises led by Cognitive Care Solutions

In this class you will be trained in the following skills:
– Memory
– Reasoning
– Attention & Concentration
– Word Naming
– Problem Solving
– Logical Sequencing
– Processing Speed
– Visual- Spatial Skills

No cost to attend.
RSVP preferred, but not required: 949-757-3710

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Exploring Care Options @ Presbyterian Church of the Master
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

“Life Strategy” Series at Presbyterian Church of the Master

These informative workshops will help you navigate whatever unexpected challenges the future may hold. Join us for a special presentation “Exploring Care Options-from home care to board and care.”

All workshops begin at 2:00 p.m. on Monday

Call to RSVP: 949-545-4914 or 949-582-2670

 

 

Sugar, Inflammation, Ketosis @ Town & Country Manor
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm

Join Dr Trinh to chat about Sugar, Inflammation, the Ketogenic Diet and how it all affects Brain Health

Dementia 101: Is it Alzheimer’s? @ Grace Community Church Seal Beach
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

After this class you will be able to :

-Separate fact from fiction about Alzheimer’s disease.

– Learn simple tips for connecting and communicating with people with memory loss.

– Discover how the free services at Alzheimer’s Orange County can help someone you know with dementia.

Email RSVP to: stephenministry@gracesealbeach.org
Phone RSVP to church office at 562-596-1605 (landline – no texting)

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