Education Calendar2018-09-12T17:27:10+00:00

Family Education Classes

Alzheimer’s Orange County (ALZOC®) offers hundreds of classes and workshops for those with memory loss concerns, families, caregivers and the community. These programs are free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required.

Browse our upcoming programs in your area below. To register, click on the program and register online.

Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
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[...]
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
An evidence-based training consisting of a 12-hour training provided over a six-week period, where participants will gain: Personal knowledge, skills, and caregiving perspective Skills to assess the abilities of their loved one with dementia Confidence to set and alter caregiving goals…and more! For information and registration, please call: HelpLine at 844-435-7259. Thanks to the generosity[...]
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Amistad Medical Clinic
Baile y música para estimular el cerebro con el apoyo de Segestrom Center y la instructora de arte Maria Simeone. Una serie de 4 talleres gratuitos donde tendrá la oportunidad de experimentar los beneficios de la combinación de simples movimientos que le ayudaran a reducir el stress,mejorar el estado de animo y mejorar la parte[...]
Jan 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
Learn about practical actions that you, your family and friends can take NOW and LATER. Learn about the HELP model, a 4-step approach. Discover tools and resources available every step of the way.   Recommended for people newly diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s or related dementias, their friends, and family.
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Christ Our Savior Catholic Parish
Join us for the film “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. End Game is brought to the Orange County Community in collaboration among Orange County Advance Care Planning Partners, Alzheimer’s Orange[...]
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Buena Park Senior Activity Center
Aprenda cómo la diabetes, presión arterial alta afecta a la salud del cerebro y cómo cuidarse. Reservar espacio con Norma Castellano: 949-757-3767
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
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.
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
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[...]
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 5
Speaker: Dr. Trinh  
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Amistad Medical Clinic
Baile y música para estimular el cerebro con el apoyo de Segestrom Center y la instructora de arte Maria Simeone. Una serie de 4 talleres gratuitos donde tendrá la oportunidad de experimentar los beneficios de la combinación de simples movimientos que le ayudaran a reducir el stress,mejorar el estado de animo y mejorar la parte[...]
Jan 28 @ 11:30 am Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 3
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Buena Park Senior Activity Center
Recientes Investigaciones han demostrado que cambios en su estilo de vida podría ayudarle a bajar el riesgo de desarrollar la enfermedad de Alzheimer. Reservar espacio con Norma Castellano: 949-757-3767
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am Cypress Senior Center
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
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[...]
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Amistad Medical Clinic
Baile y música para estimular el cerebro con el apoyo de Segestrom Center y la instructora de arte Maria Simeone. Una serie de 4 talleres gratuitos donde tendrá la oportunidad de experimentar los beneficios de la combinación de simples movimientos que le ayudaran a reducir el stress,mejorar el estado de animo y mejorar la parte[...]
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
A memory screening is a wellness tool that helps identify possible changes in memory and cognition. Do you have: Trouble coming up with a word or name? Trouble remembering important dates or events? Problems remembering names when introduced to new people? Trouble forgetting what you just read? Problems losing or misplacing things Trouble planning or[...]
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Amistad Medical Clinic
Taller en Español sobre Asuntos Legales Información en como Planificar el Cuidado a Largo Plazo Obtenga la información necesaria con tiempo. -Esta usted considerando cuidado a largo plazo para un familiar o usted? -¿Tiene usted preguntas de como tomar decisiones legales? -Directiva por anticipado de la atención de la salud. -Planificación de Bienes. -Poder Notarial[...]
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
A four-week , supportive/educational group for people with early memory loss due to Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s or a 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[...]
Feb 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm South County Adult Day Services
Become an Alzheimer advocate and join our Advocacy Committee! The regular Advocacy Committee meetings for 2019 will be every two months on the first Wednesday of the month, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm: February 6, 2019 April 3, 2019 June 5, 2019 August 7, 2019 October 2, 2019 December 4, 2019 Refreshments will be provided.[...]
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm Norman P. Murray Community Senior Center
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Amistad Medical Clinic
Baile y música para estimular el cerebro con el apoyo de Segestrom Center y la instructora de arte Maria Simeone. Una serie de 4 talleres gratuitos donde tendrá la oportunidad de experimentar los beneficios de la combinación de simples movimientos que le ayudaran a reducir el stress,mejorar el estado de animo y mejorar la parte[...]
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Yorba Linda Methodist Church
After this class you will be able to: -Have a better understanding about Medicare -Get all of your questions answered and leave with a “Roadmap” to help you make choices. HICAP roadmap to Medicare Guest speaker: Michelle Stone from Council on Aging-Southern California Fellowship Hall. Parking lot located on Ohio St. All workshops begin at[...]
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Alzheimer's Orange County
Learn effective strategies and tools in communicating with someone with memory loss. Held every second Tuesday. In this presentation, you will: Learn communication principles and practical techniques. Understand how effective communication and flexibility can reduce or prevent challenging behaviors. Practice new skills that enhance the quality of life for you and your loved one with[...]
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Norman P. Murray Community and Senior Center
Identify the steps to getting legal, financial and future care plans in place. An expert Elder Law Attorney will provide current information on: Estate Planning Durable Powers of Attorney for Healthcare and Finance Conservatorship Probate, Trust & Living Will Issues Advance Directives Long-Term Care Planning & Medi-Cal Eligibility Issues Speaker: TBD No charge to attend.[...]
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm Messiah Lutheran Church
Please join us for these specially adapted services, specifically for individuals with cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia, their families & caregivers. A reception and light lunch will follow each service.
Feb 13 @ 12:00 pm Kiwanas
Speaker: Dr. Trinh
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Mission Basilica Catholic Parish
Join us for the film “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. End Game is brought to the Orange County Community in collaboration among Orange County Advance Care Planning Partners, Alzheimer’s Orange[...]