Nov
14
Thu
Connections Social Outings: Water Conservation Garden @ Water Conservation Garden
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Connections Social Outings: Water Conservation Garden @ Water Conservation Garden | El Cajon | California | United States

Get out, get active and get connected! Connections Social Outings offer a comfortable way to have fun and socialize with others who are living with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. This program has been designed for people with dementia to enjoy with their care partner(s).

Today’s Activity: Autumn tour at the Water Conservation Garden.

RSVPs are required for Connections Social Outings. Please call 858-966-3296 to reserve a spot.

Vista Gardens, Support & Discussion Group @ Vista Gardens Memory Care
Nov 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Vista Gardens, Support & Discussion Group @ Vista Gardens Memory Care | Vista | California | United States

This group meets every Thursday from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM. The leaders of this group are Sandy Braff, MFT and Carol Genson, and they can be reached at 858-792-4610. Before joining, we highly recommend that you call ahead to confirm the details of the groups’ meeting and get your questions answered. Please contact the Support and Discussion Group Coordinator, Rebecca McDaniel, LCSW, at 858-966-3303 or rmcdaniel@alzsd.org.

Nov
15
Fri
How to Talk About Memory Loss @ Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
How to Talk About Memory Loss @ Scripps Miramar Ranch Library | San Diego | California | United States

The holidays can lead to tough conversations, especially for family members visiting a loved one with dementia. Plan for successful, lower-stress discussions about difficult topics like changes in memory, driving, and living alone.

NOTE: Attendance at this program is not recommended for persons with dementia.

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Movement & Motion @ Alzheimer's San Diego
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Movement & Motion @ Alzheimer's San Diego | San Diego | California | United States

Staying physically active is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. With movements and exercises led by fitness and wellness experts, classes will focus on balance, stretching, maintaining strength and overall physical health.

Movement & Motion is held on the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month, from 10 AM-11:30 AM. To learn more, call 858.492.4400.

Nov
16
Sat
La Mesa, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Support & Discussion Group @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Nov 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
La Mesa, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Support & Discussion Group @ St. Luke's Lutheran Church | La Mesa | California | United States

This group meets the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month from 9:30 AM-11 AM. The leader of this group is Ellen Boucher, and she can be reached at 619-770-7145. Before joining, we highly recommend that you call ahead to confirm the details of the groups’ meeting and get your questions answered. Please contact the Support and Discussion Group Coordinator, Rebecca McDaniel, LCSW, at 858-966-3303 or rmcdaniel@alzsd.org.

Dementia 101 @ Alzheimer's San Diego
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dementia 101 @ Alzheimer's San Diego | San Diego | California | United States

A comprehensive overview about memory loss, Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, and other dementias. Learn about risk factors, common symptoms, and resources for help.

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Chula Vista at Saint Paul’s, Support & Discussion Group @ St. Paul's Plaza
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Chula Vista at Saint Paul's, Support & Discussion Group @ St. Paul's Plaza | Chula Vista | California | United States

This group meets the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month from 1 PM-2:30 PM. The leader of this group is Ellen Boucher, and she can be reached at 619-770-7145. Before joining, we highly recommend that you call ahead to confirm the details of the groups’ meeting and get your questions answered. Please contact the Support and Discussion Group Coordinator, Rebecca McDaniel, LCSW, at 858-966-3303 or rmcdaniel@alzsd.org.

Nov
17
Sun
Escondido Emmanuel Faith, Support & Discussion Group @ Emmanuel Faith Church
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Escondido Emmanuel Faith, Support & Discussion Group @ Emmanuel Faith Church | Escondido | California | United States

This caregiver support group usually meets on the 4th Sunday of every month but due to the Thanksgiving holiday will be held on the 3rd Sunday of November from 1:00 PM -2:30 PM at Emmanuel Faith Community Church and is faith-based. The leaders of the group are Wanda Smith and Rebecca Geary. Before joining, we highly recommend that you call ahead to confirm the details of the groups’ meeting and get your questions answered. Please contact the Support and Discussion Group Coordinator, Rebecca McDaniel, LCSW, at 858-966-3303 or rmcdaniel@alzsd.org.

Nov
18
Mon
Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center, Support & Discussion Group @ Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center, Support & Discussion Group @ Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center | San Diego | California | United States

This group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month from 11 AM-12:30 PM. Respite is available at this group at no cost. Respite allows you as the caregiver to bring your person whom is experiencing memory loss, enabling you and s/he to get out of the house and find support and socialization. Call the group leader to RSVP. The leader of this group is Lesley Alexander, MSW. Before joining, we highly recommend that you call ahead to confirm the details of the groups’ meeting and get your questions answered. Please contact the Support and Discussion Group Coordinator, Rebecca McDaniel, LCSW, at 858-966-3303 or rmcdaniel@alzsd.org.

Nov
19
Tue
Living with Memory Loss @ Oceanside Library (Mission Branch)
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Living with Memory Loss @ Oceanside Library (Mission Branch) | Oceanside | California | United States

This class is designed for people living with early-stage memory loss and their care partners. Learn strategies for adapting to daily challenges, enhancing health and well-being, and planning for the future.

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