January 26, 2015
1:30 PMImportant Choices for Living and Dying

This FREE Community Education Class will Answer:

How do I record my wishes in the event I cannot speak for myself?
 How do I start the conversation with loved ones and my doctor?
 What is a POLST form?
 What makes an Advance Directive form legal?
Who should attend?
Anyone over the age of 18. Everyone over age 18 should have an Advance Directive.
This program will answer your questions and provide appropriate tools.

January 28, 2015
9:00 AMEnhancing Dementia Care: Actions Speak Louder Than WordsOpen to dementia care providers:

Caregivers • Family and friends • Health care and senior care professionals
Continuing education units for designated professionals:
3 CEUs – RCFE pending, BRN, BBS

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Grace Lutheran Church
6931 Edinger Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ehlers Community Recreation Center - Heritage Hall
8152 Knott Avenue
Buena Park, CA 90620
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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Laguna Niguel Presbyterian Church
30071 Ivy Glenn Drive
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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Friday, February 20, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Lakeview Senior Center - Mike Ward Community Park Aud.
20 Lake Road
Irvine, CA 92604
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