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Monday, September 01, 2014

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Compassion in Action Support Group 9:00am - 10:00am

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Friday, September 05, 2014

Saturday, September 06, 2014

Living History Program 10:00am - 1:00pm

Sunday, September 07, 2014

Monday, September 08, 2014

Compassion in Action 9:00am - 10:00am

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Grief Support Group 10:30am - 11:30am

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Third Thursday Potlucks 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Friday, September 19, 2014

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Family Caregiver: Care of the Person with Dementia 8:30am - 2:30pm

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Monday, September 22, 2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Alzheimer's Support Group 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Friday, September 26, 2014

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Family Caregiver: Care of the Person with Dementia 8:30am - 2:30pm

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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Family Caregiver: Care of the Person with Dementia

8:30am

Categories:

The Schmieding Home Caregiver training is a 12 hour educational course that is open to family members who provide care for a person with dementia. The overall goal is to assist family caregivers by teaching special strategies to help them provide a safe and caring environment for a person with dementia and assist the caregivers to remain healthy and avoid caregiver burnout. The cost for the 12 hour course is $40 which includes a caregiver manual (allows two people to attend the training) and meals. A certificate of completion is given at the end of the course. Respite Services will be available with the Area Agency on Aging for family caregivers caring for someone 60 years of age or older. (Class Dates: Sept 20th & 27th, 6 hour session each day)

Min. Age:

Where:
Cross Roads Senior Center & Caregiver SOS
1301 E. Fern Ave. Ste B4
McAllen, TX 78501
Phone: 956-630-6667
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Noemi Rodriguez

Email: nrodriguez@lrgvdc.org
Phone: 956-682-3481

Admission:
Cost for the 12 hour course is $40 (allows two people to attend the training)

Family Caregiver: Care of the Person with Dementia

8:30am

Categories:

The Schmieding Home Caregiver training is a 12 hour educational course that is open to family members who provide care for a person with dementia. The overall goal is to assist family caregivers by teaching special strategies to help them provide a safe and caring environment for a person with dementia and assist the caregivers to remain healthy and avoid caregiver burnout. The cost for the 12 hour course is $40 which includes a caregiver manual (allows two people to attend the training) and meals. A certificate of completion is given at the end of the course. Respite Services will be available with the Area Agency on Aging for family caregivers caring for someone 60 years of age or older. (Class Dates: Sept 20th & 27th, 6 hour session each day)

Min. Age:

Where:
Cross Roads Senior Center & Caregiver SOS
1301 E. Fern Ave. Ste B4
McAllen, TX 78501
Phone: 956-630-6667
View Map

Noemi Rodriguez

Email: nrodriguez@lrgvdc.org
Phone: 956-682-3481

Admission:
Cost for 12 hour course is $40 (allows two people to attend training)

Compassion in Action

4/8/2014 from 9:00am until about 10:00am

Categories:

Discover the simple ways you can care for yourself in order to remain strong while you?re caring for someone else. The dynamics of caring for an elderly loved one seem to remain static and then suddenly change. Caregivers will learn how to maintain their compassion during those times when the patient?s condition is stable, and at the same time prepare themselves for the sudden changes in their loved one?s health.
This group welcomes caregivers to those with Alzheimer?s Disease, related Dementias,post-traumatic stress disorder, and traumatic brain injury
An educational collaborative of Caregiver SOS by WellMed & the Department of Veterans Affairs, Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System- Caregiver Support Program.
Groups meets the second Tuesday of the month.

Min. Age:

Where:
1301 E. Fern Ave Ste. B4
McAllen, Tx 78501
Phone: 956-630-6667

PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Letty Q. Sanchez
1301 E. Fern Ave. Ste B4
McAllen, Texas, 78501
Email: lguzman@wellmed.net
Web: www.caregiversos.org

Admission:

Compassion in Action Support Group

First Tue of every month starting at 9:00am

Categories:

Discover the simple ways you can care for yourself in order to remain strong while you?re caring for someone else. The dynamics of caring for an elderly loved one seem to remain static and then suddenly change. Caregivers will learn how to maintain their compassion during those times when the patient?s condition is stable, and at the same time prepare themselves for the sudden changes in their loved one?s health.
This group welcomes caregivers to those with Alzheimer?s Disease, related Dementias,post-traumatic stress disorder, and traumatic brain injury
This is an educational collaborative of Caregiver SOS by WellMed & the Department of Veterans Affairs, Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System- Caregiver Support Program.

Min. Age:

Where:

For more information contact:
Letty Q. Sanchez
1301 E. Fern Ave. Ste B4
McAllen, Texas, 78501
Email: lguzman@wellmed.net
Phone: 956-630-6667
Web: www.caregiversos.org

Admission:

Living History Program

10:00am

Categories:

Come see demonstrations of U.S.-Mexican War era weapons, tactics, and soldier life. Includes live musket and artillery demonstrations. Palo Alto Battlefield NHP is located at 7200 Paredes Line Road, Brownsville, TX 78526. For more information call 956-541-2785 x333.

Min. Age: All ages

Where:
Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park
7200 Paredes Line Road
Brownsville, TX 78526
Phone: 956-541-2785
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PARKING is available

For more information contact:
Daniel Ibarra
1623 Central Blvd., Suite 213
Brownsville, TX 78520
Email: daniel_ibarra@nps.gov
Phone: 956-541-2785x324
Web: Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park

Admission: Free

Grief Support Group

Second Wed of every month starting at 10:30am

Categories:


Minimum age: 18.
Adult admission price: 0.00.

Where:
First United Methodist Church of La Feria
331 South Main Street
La Feria, TX 78559
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For more information contact:
Candy Wiley
318 South East Street
La Feria, TX 78559
Email: cwiley@mhm.org
Phone: 956-797-5436
FAX: 956-797-5436

Admission:

Alzheimer's Support Group

Fourth Tue of every month starting at 2:00pm

Categories:


Adult admission price: 0.00.

Where:
First United Methodist Church of La Feria
331 South Main Street
La Feria, TX 78559
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For more information contact:
Candy Wiley
318 South East Street
La Feria, TX 78559
Email: cwiley@mhm.org
Phone: (956)797-5436
FAX: (956)797-5436

Admission:

Third Thursday Potlucks

Third Thu of every month starting at 6:30pm

Categories:

Third Thursday Potluck, a monthly workshop beginning at 6:30 p.m. at El Rocio Retreat to promote the CJEA (Creative Journal Expressive Arts) & Visioning(R)activities by certified CJEA workshop facilitators..
Minimum age: 9.
Adult admission price: 0.00.

Related Web site: http://project-insight.org

Where:
El Rocio Retreat
2519 Inspiration RD.
Mission, TX 78572
Phone: 956-584-7432
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For more information contact:
Marsha Nelson, PHD
2519 Inspiration RD
Mission, TX 78572
Email: marshanelson@rgv.rr.com
Phone: 956-584-7432

Admission:

 
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