June 29, 2016
1:00 PMSavvy Caregiver The Savvy Caregiver program is an evidence-based, 12-hour training provided over a six-week period, resulting in caregivers who possess greater confidence, greater understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and practical skills to improve quality of life and support.

Those completing this nationally acclaimed course gain:

  • Personal knowledge, skills and caregiving perspective
  • Skills to assess abilities of their loved one with dementia
  • Confidence to set and alter caregiving goals
  • Strategies to manage activities of daily living
  • Understanding of the disease progression
  • Essential abilities to attend to self-care
  • Increased ability to work effectively with professionals providing care
June 30, 2016
1:00 PMLiving Well with Early Memory Loss

A four-week , supportive/educational group for people with early memory loss due to Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s or a related dementia.

In this program you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with others in similar situations and learn how they deal with challenges
  • Work with compassionate, professional facilitators with experience in memory loss

Explore subjects, such as:

  • Medications
  • Coping techniques for dealing with day-to-day challenges
  • Family and social relationships
  • Building your support network
  • Planning for the future
  • *Pre-registration is required

Latest News

March 11, 2016  Supervisors Seek Public Input to Improve

Orange County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Lisa Bartlett and Supervisor Andrew Do will hold a public hearing from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2016, to take testimony from the community on the County’s mental health system. read more...

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February 9, 2016  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - 2016-2020 Area PlanOn Friday, March 11, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., the County of Orange Office on Aging will conduct a public hearing to solicit comments and present information on the development of the 2016-2020 Area Plan. The hearing will be held at the Garden Grove Courtyard Center, 12732 Main Street, Garden Grove, CA 92840. (detail)

January 26, 2016  The Orange County Aging Services Collaborative

The Orange County Aging Services Collaborative is providing OC residents with a quick and easy way to use their voice by participating in the 2015 OC Senior Living Needs Survey. Here are the result.
To learn more about the Orange County Aging Services Collaborative, visit: www.ocagingservicescollaborative.org

January 13, 2016  Request for Proposals (RFP)OC Community Resources is releasing a Request for Proposals (RFP)...(detail)