June 1, 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 2, 2016
5:30 PMCommunity Screening & Conversation Café with Expert Panel

If you thought you were dying, what would matter most? Please plan to attend a screening and expert panel discussion of the PBS Frontline film Being Mortal. This groundbreaking film follows best selling author, Dr. Atul Gawande, as a doctor and a son, as he explores the hope of people facing terminal illness and their relationships with the doctors who care for them.

Refreshments will be serves starting at 5:00pm – No cost to attend

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Effective May 13, 2016 the County of Orange Office on Aging is releasing a request for proposals (RFP) from qualified applicants to provide Title III B Adult Day Care services funded by the Older Americans Act, (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