BY CALLING THE CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER AT 556-3268.
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP, Thursdays, 10-11:30 a.m.
For caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer’s or Dementia-related diseases. In conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Association.
JOURNALING GROUP, Fridays, 1-2:30 p.m.
Program is facilitated by Gail Hirsch Ed.D
Learn to use this powerful tool to explore and express feelings and to heal. Participants are asked to bring their own journal/tablet. Please contact Paula at 556-3270 to register. This group will meet in the Caregiver Resource Center.
FREE MEMORY SCREENINGS, Wednesday, January 14, from 1-3 p.m.
Sarasota Memorial Hospital Memory Disorder Clinic offers Free Memory Screenings at Senior Friendship Centers in the Caregiver Resource Center 1820
Brother Geenen Way. Call the Memory Disorder Clinic at 917-7197 to schedule an appointment.
PARKINSON’S CARE PARTNER SUPPORT GROUPS: Two groups, one for Parkinsonians, one for care partners, both meet on the fourth Monday of the month, however in January, the meeting will be held on Monday, January 19, 2015.
Dr. Karel S. Cooperman, LMHC is facilitating a weekly therapy group for caregivers.This group convenes on Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30 in the Caregiver Resource Center. The focus of this group is to help individuals deal with the transitions in their lives as a result of the caregiving journey. Please contact Paula Falk @ 556-3270 prior to attending the group.
North Sarasota County Caregiver Advisory Committee invites you to Join the Conversation the fourth Thursday of each month beginning in January at the North Sarasota Library, 2801 Newtown Blvd. 6:00PM-7:00 PM.
This is an opportunity for caregivers to come together, ask questions, find solutions to the challenges they face and find support. Refreshments will be served. Questions, please call Paula Falk at 556-3270.
Sponsored in part by the Wilson Wood Foundation.
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