Calendar of Events

NEW PROGRAMS:

 

DRUM CIRCLE, by Bradley Anderson
Friday, May 12, 10:00-11:00am

Health Rhythms is about creating music in the moment, expression of one’s own unique and personal rhythm and connecting with other participants in the drum circle. This class is meditative. No prior music or drumming experience is required. Please RSVP to 818-847-3686.

BODY AND BRAIN: Releasing Stress through Breathing and Meditation
Tuesday, May 16, 11:00am-12:00pm

This class will consist of a warm up followed by stretching, body tapping, breathing and meditation. Come melt away the stress in your life and leave feeling renewed. Led by Body and Brain. Please RSVP to (818)847-3686.

Art for a Purpose
Every Friday – 11:00am- 1:00pm
Come join us to create art for others. Different weekly projects may include making greeting cards or art for a special event. Put your creativity to good use!

REOURCE TUESDAYS:

Do you need help or to be connected to resources in your community? Resource Tuesdays are for you. Please call for an appointment.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS:

Memory Fitness-Keep your memory sharp!
1st & 3rd Wed, May 3 & 17, 10:30am – 11:30am

This interactive class provides an opportunity for individuals with memory loss and their care partners to participate together in various activities that are beneficial for mind, spirit and socialization. The activities directors from Belmont Village will engage the class using memory tools and strategies that are simple, fun and can be used at home. Come join us for the fun.

“LUNCH ‘N LEARN” – One Generation, Guest Speaker: Anna Swift, LCSW and Director, Adult Daycare
Wednesday, May 10, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Learn about One Generation’s programs and services including daycare, intergenerational and music and memory programs. Anna will show video clips, and you will be amazed at the results of the music and memory program! Please RSVP to 818-847-3686 to attend.

MISS AN EDUCATION GROUP? Let us know! We may have informative handouts available from the group.

EMPOWERMENT GROUPS:

We offer a variety of groups designed to meet many caregiving situations. Please to call before attending, so we can guide you in selecting the most appropriate group for you.

 

Drum Circle (Back by Popular Demand!)
Friday, May 12, 10:00-11:00am

Health Rhythms is about creating music in the moment, expression of one’s own unique and personal rhythm and connecting with other participants in the drum circle. No prior music or drumming experience is required. Join Bradley Anderson in what will be a fun and new experience!! Please RSVP to 818-847-3686, so Bradley knows how many drums to bring!

Releasing Stress through Breathing and Meditation
Tuesday, May 16, 11:00am-12:00pm

Led by Body and Brain. This class will consist of a warm-up followed by stretching, body tapping, breathing and meditation. Come melt away the stress in your life and leave feeling renewed. Please RSVP to 818-847-3686.

SUPPORT GROUPS:

We offer a variety of groups designed to meet many caregiving situations. We advise caregivers to call before attending, so we can guide you in selecting the most appropriate group for you.

Meet Our Empowerment/Support Group Facilitators
Leta Nadler, Manij Taban, Myrna Gordon, Liz Gregory and Dana Sigoloff are all Human Services Paraprofessionals who were trained at the Wagner Program at American Jewish University. Stephanie Davis, is a licensed, Marriage and Family Therapist. Ann Brunner, MSW has many years working with seniors and families.

Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer’s/Dementia EVENING GROUP
1st & 3rd Wed., May 3 & 17, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Caring for your mom or dad can present very different challenges than caring for a spouse. Share experiences and ideas; support each other in navigating the care and support of a parent. The group facilitator is Stephanie Davis.

Courageous Heroes Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
1st & 3rd Thurs., May 4 & 18, 12:30pm-2:00pm

This meeting is open to spouses that are living with and/or caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. A time to vent, share, learn and offer to others on a similar path. Led by Myrna Gordon. Respite offered.

Wellness Warriors Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
2nd & 4th Thurs., May 11 &25, 12:30pm-2:00pm

This meeting is open to spouses that are living with and/or caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. A time to vent, share, learn and offer to others on a similar path. Group led by Dana Sigoloff and Liz Gregory. Respite is offered.

Alzheimer’s/Dementia “Experienced Caregiver” Support Group
2nd & 4th Wed., May 10 & 24, 11:00am-12:30pm

This group is made up of “experienced caregivers” who have attended support group for 2 years or more and are living with and/or caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. A time to vent, share, learn and offer to others on a similar path. Group facilitated by Leta Nadler and Manij Taban. Respite is offered.

 

Art for a Purpose
Every Friday – 11:00am- 1:00pm

Come join us to create art for others. Different weekly projects may include making greeting cards or art for a special event. Put your creativity to good use!

HAVE SUGGESTIONS? We want to hear from you! Please let us know what activities and programs you would like to see here at LCC!

 

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New & Noteworthy
Mingle Media TV and our Red Carpet Report team with host, Kristyn Burtt, were invited to talk to honorees, guests, and presenters at the Unite4:Humanity Gala held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Unite4:good offers different avenues for individuals to create change and promote social good.
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease from the patients perspective. Join us Wednesday, May 24 at 5pm at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center.
She loves the ladies and always has a great time. Plus, the stars from Prison Break and Wonder Woman , Linda Carter join the conversation.
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