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Visionary Women

The Visionary Women Circle engages women and men in the community to use their talent, time and resources to increase awareness, raise funds and encourage others to enlist in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias alongside Alzheimer’s Orange County. The overarching goals of the Visionary Women are to acknowledge caregivers, advocate policy, and support the senior community. All funds raised by the Visionary Women support the essential services and programs delivered to families at no cost by Alzheimer’s Orange County.

Become a member of Visionary Women

Help us raise AWARENESS of Alzheimer’s disease, the now third leading cause of death in Orange County. The information you will learn and the connections you will make may prove invaluable to you and those you care for.

Your membership includes invitations to an incredible array of social and learning opportunities, including:

  • Research conferences
  • Advocacy opportunities
  • Visionary Women Caregiver Luncheon
  • And more
Join Visionary Women

For more information about joining Visionary Women, please email Chiemi Lee at chiemi.lee@alzoc.org.

Upcoming Visionary Women Events

Holiday Open House

December 14, 2017   |   5:00 PM – 7:30 PM   |   Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

We celebrate the season with this heartwarming event featuring a special Memories in the Making® art exhibition. Must RSVP.

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Research Update: Is Alzheimer’s In My Genes?

January 18, 2018   |   5:30 PM – 7:30 PM   |  Bower’s Museum: 2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706

Attend our Annual Research Update as we invite experts to discuss the different genes associated with Alzheimer’s disease and the implications of genetic testing. VW members receive priority seating.

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Enhancing the Aging Experience in Orange County

February 21, 2018   |   5:30 PM – 7:30 PM   |  Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

Come learn more about the Orange County Strategic Plan for Aging (OCSPA), a county-wide initiative launched by our CEO and housed under AOC. We will discuss how OCSPA is bringing together county leaders to achieve their short and long term plan for the aging community in OC. Member and one guest.

More information coming soon!

Enhancing the Aging Experience in Orange County

February 21, 2018   |   5:30 PM – 7:30 PM   |  Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

Come learn more about the Orange County Strategic Plan for Aging (OCSPA), a county-wide initiative launched by our CEO and housed under AOC. We will discuss how OCSPA is bringing together county leaders to achieve their short and long term plan for the aging community in OC. Member and one guest.

More information coming soon!

Broadway Memories

March 24, 2018   |  Balboa Bay Resort: 1221 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Join us at our annual gala for an unforgettable evening that benefits the care and support efforts of Alzheimer’s Orange County. VW members receive special designation.

More information coming soon!

Dementia Experience: Would I Do That If I Had Dementia?

April 19, 2018   |  Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

Experience for yourself the physical and mental challenges those with dementia face, and use the experience to provide better person-centered care. Understanding what it is like to “walk a mile in someone’s shoes” is the first step in creating a dementia friendly community and breaking down stigma. Member and one guest.

More information coming soon!

Take a Break to Take a Breath: Are You Caring For Your Spirit?

May 9, 2018   |  Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

Please join AOC’s very own Patty Mouton as she guides us through the importance of self-care. Learn how to manage stress, center your spirit, and when to say, “when”. Member and one guest.

More information coming soon!

Art and Wine Night

June 21, 2018   |  Alzheimer’s Orange County: 2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

Learn more about how you can make a connection with a loved one through art, and help make selections for the Memories in the Making® 2018 Collection. Art selected for the collection will be framed and displayed throughout Orange County. Member and one guest.

More information coming soon!

Visionary Women Caregivers Luncheon 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018 | Rancho Las Lomas

Join us for Alzheimer’s Orange County’s 12th Annual Visionary Women Caregivers Luncheon at Rancho Las Lomas. At this event, we honor Orange County’s most extraordinary caregivers.

More information coming soon!