Events Calendar

May 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
Get an update on research findings around the symptoms, detection and causes of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Learn about the latest treatments available and what research is currently being conducted to find a cure for this disease
May 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
Did you know that your brain is an organ? Learn what research is showing we can do now to keep our memory strong as we age – including nutritional tips, how to keep active and ways to challenge your brain. This session includes several interactive brain games.
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and its effects. Learn about what causes memory loss, the difference between normal aging and signs of dementia, and what to do when you visit the doctor.
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Cerritos Senior Center
This training helps caregivers understand, manage and improve the safety risk factors at home that can seriously impact individuals with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia’s ability to stay at home and in the community for as long as possible.
Jun 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Juanita Millender McDonald Community Center
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Kaiser Baldwin Park
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
Did you know that your brain is an organ? Learn what research is showing we can do now to keep our memory strong as we age – including nutritional tips, how to keep active and ways to challenge your brain. This session includes several interactive brain games.
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Cerritos Senior Center
Connecting With a Person with Memory Loss Beginning with a basic understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and its effect, this program explores communication principles necessary to maintain meaningful connections. Using scenarios, this training offers tips and useful strategies to help with communication issues over the course of the disease.
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
A class for family members who are seeing changes in behaviors that are difficult to understand. Using the IDEA! strategy, this program aims to help individuals explore why behaviors happen, their meanings and practical tips to respond.
Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and its effects. Learn about what causes memory loss, the difference between normal aging and signs of dementia, and what to do when you visit the doctor.
Jul 1 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Juanita Millender McDonald Community Center
Become a Dementia Friend by completing this one-hour session. Learn five key messages about dementia and develop action steps to help your community. Each participant with receive a Dementia Friend pin and become a member of this global movement developed by the Alzheimer’s Society in the United Kingdom.
Jul 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Kaiser Baldwin Park
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
Did you know that your brain is an organ? Learn what research is showing we can do now to keep our memory strong as we age – including nutritional tips, how to keep active and ways to challenge your brain. This session includes several interactive brain games.
Jul 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
This training helps caregivers understand, manage and improve the safety risk factors at home that can seriously impact individuals with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia’s ability to stay at home and in the community for as long as possible.
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and its effects. Learn about what causes memory loss, the difference between normal aging and signs of dementia, and what to do when you visit the doctor.
Aug 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Juanita Millender McDonald Community Center
Follow the Ramirez family in a 4-episode mini-series as they confront the challenges of Alzheimer’s when Grandma Gloria starts showing signs of memory loss. Following each episode, there will be a discussion about the warning signs, the process of getting a diagnosis, disease progression and the challenges that families face before they come together.
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Long Beach Medical Center
A 6-week program that provides caregivers the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for a family member who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. This is an evidence-based caregiver intervention.
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Kaiser Baldwin Park
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Aug 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
Did you know that your brain is an organ? Learn what research is showing we can do now to keep our memory strong as we age – including nutritional tips, how to keep active and ways to challenge your brain. This session includes several interactive brain games.
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
Hear about current efforts to advocate for policy changes at the local, state, and federal levels that improve the quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families. Current advocacy priorities include: increasing funding for Alzheimer’s research, addressing the needs of caregivers, and making communities more dementia friendly.
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and its effects. Learn about what causes memory loss, the difference between normal aging and signs of dementia, and what to do when you visit the doctor.
Sep 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Juanita Millender McDonald Community Center
This training helps caregivers understand, manage and improve the safety risk factors at home that can seriously impact individuals with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia’s ability to stay at home and in the community for as long as possible.
Sep 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Kaiser Baldwin Park
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
Did you know that your brain is an organ? Learn what research is showing we can do now to keep our memory strong as we age – including nutritional tips, how to keep active and ways to challenge your brain. This session includes several interactive brain games.
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
LA County now offers a system of trackable bracelets to help quickly locate individuals with autism, dementia, or Alzheimer’s disease when they wander and go missing. Learn about how this program works and how to apply for a bracelet.
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and its effects. Learn about what causes memory loss, the difference between normal aging and signs of dementia, and what to do when you visit the doctor.
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Kaiser Baldwin Park
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Cerritos Senior Center
A 6-week program that provides caregivers the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for a family member who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. This is an evidence-based caregiver intervention.
Oct 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Juanita Millender McDonald Community Center
A 3-week program based on the Savvy Caregiver. This program develops the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to care for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.