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I attended one of your caregiver workshops, and the information I received has been invaluable. Not only that, but it was wonderful to talk with others who are also caring for an aging parent.

— "Caring for Those You Care About" Workshop Participant

Upcoming Events

 

Aging with Style - Marin County

From Anxiety to Empowerment: A discussion about making care choices in serious illness and at the end of life.

Learn how to put decisions about care into a personal context, to use communication to achieve goal-oriented care and to support those you love who may be facing serious illness. Understand options for care at the end of life and learn about the new California End of Life Option Act.

When: Wed., Sep. 7, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Where: Belvedere-Tiburon Library, Founder's Room, 1501 Tiburon Boulevard, Tiburon

Light refreshments will be provided. Please feel free to bring your own bag lunch. 

Space is limited - please RSVP in advance. Call 415-449-3777 or email info@seniorsathome.org

  

Dementia Awareness: A Path for Families

A diagnosis of dementia can be overwhelming for families as they search for information, resources, and support. Please join us for this enlightening panel discussion that will give you the knowledge and help you need to navigate the path as you move forward.

An esteemed panel of Bay Area experts will address: how to recognize the signs of dementia, understanding symptoms and behaviors, and accessing resources and support for caregivers.

When: Thu., Sep. 8, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City
Cost: Free

Register Online >

 

Retirement Support Group - Santa Rosa

Are you nearing retirement, or have you recently retired? Are you thinking, “What comes next?”

Life transitions of any kind can present challenges …. as well as opportunities! Join us for a new four-week discussion group geared to men and women exploring their post-retirement options.

When: Mondays, Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14, & 21; 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: JFCS Sonoma County office, 1360 North Dutton Avenue, Suite C, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
With: Marsha Jacobs, MFT, facilitator

Fee: $80.00 (fee subsidy available)

Space is limited.

Get more information and RSVP online or call 707-303-1500

 

 Palliative Care Volunteer Training Program

As a palliative care volunteer, you would play a vital role in the lives of people of all ages with serious illness, as well as those who are at the end of life.

Through our 30-hour training program, which takes place over seven dates in November, you'll gain the skills and knowledge you need to provide practical, emotional, and spiritual support to our clients and their families.

Each volunteer in our program receives in-depth training and on-going support from professionals and a community of peers.

When: November 1-17
Where: Jewish Family and Children's Services, 2150 Post Street, San Francisco

There is a fee for participation. An application and interview are required in order to take part. No prior healthcare experience is necessary.

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