Caregiver Events in November 2018

 

Monday, November 12

What: Cancer Support Workshop 4: Care Giver Workshop

Time: 3:00-4:00pm

Description: Renown Institute for Cancer is teaming up with a trained and certified expert in cancer treatment side effect management, Renie Anderson.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-workshop-4-care-giver-workshop-2-2018-11-12/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102.

Phone: 775-982-7787


Tuesday, November 13

What: Idlewild Healthwalks

Time: 10:00am

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners, these walks will give participants an opportunity to learn about the natural world through an experiential exploration of seasonal change along the Truckee River in Idlewild park.

Website: https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/dyp-walks-idlewild-health-walks

Location: Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation office in Idlewild Park at 50 Cowan Drive, Reno, NV 89509

Phone: 775-410-1702.

 

What: Advance Directive Workshop

Time: 775-410-1702.

Description: This workshop will allow you to come and fill out your advance directive and learn why having it is important for you and your family. A notary will also be on site for those that would like to have their advance directive notarized. There will not be a charge for this service.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/advance-directive-workshop-3-2018-11-13/

Location: Renown Medical Group, 25 McCabe Drive, Reno, NV 89502.

Phone: 775-982-RSVP.


Wednesday, November 14

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group.

Time: 10:00-11:30am

Description: This support group is designed to provide support, education, networking and resource materials to caregivers who are coping with a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/37935-2018-02-07-2018-11-14/

Location: Institute for Cancer – Cancer Resource Center – Roseview Tower, Ground Floor at Renown Regional.

Phone:  RSVP by calling 775-982-7787

 

What: Reno/Sparks Self-Help Group for people with multiple sclerosis

Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

Description: Call before attending a meeting to confirm time and location.

Location: Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living, 999 Pyramid Way, Sparks, NV 89431

Website: https://www.nationalmssociety.org/Chapters/CAL/Groups-and-Discussions/Programs/Reno-Sparks-Self-Help-Group

Phone: 775-772-3404


Thursday, November 15

What: Kindred Hospice: Bereavement Groups

Description: Bereavement support for those who have lost a loved one

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm

Where: 5345 Reno Corporate Drive, Reno, NV 89511

Website: Kindredhealthcare.com

Phone: 775-825-5008


Monday, November 19

What: Prepare to Care by AARP

Time: 6:00-7:00

Description: This is a class for new family caregivers. The class is based on the AARP Prepare to Care curriculum and will be lead by AARP volunteers to help family caregivers know about resources, caregiving, legal and financial planning, etc

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/prepare-to-care-presented-by-aarp-2018-09-17-2018-11-19/https://events.renown.org/event/prepare-to-care-presented-by-aarp-2018-09-17-2018-11-19/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102.

Time: 775-982-7787.

.. To learn more, please visit. 775-982-7787.


Tuesday, November 20

What: Idlewild Healthwalks.

Time: 10:00am

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners, these walks will give participants an opportunity to learn about the natural world through an experiential exploration of seasonal change along the Truckee River in Idlewild park.

Website: https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/dyp-walks-idlewild-health-walks

Location: Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation office in Idlewild Park at 50 Cowan Drive, Reno, NV 89509

Phone: 775-410-1702.

 

What: Tears & Rainbows

Time: 10:00am-11:30am

Description: Support group facilitated by professionals for those who have lost a loved one through death.

Location: 690 Sierra Rose Drive, Reno, NV 89511

Phone: 775-770-3081

 

What: Parkinson’s Support Group

Time: 2:00pm

Location: Five Star Premier Residences, 3201 Plumas Street

Website: https://www.reno.va.gov/parkinsons/Parkinsons_Support_Groups.asp

 

What: Parkinson’s Support Group

Time: 5:00pm

Location: Veterans Administration Medical Center, 975 Kirman Ave

Website: https://www.reno.va.gov/parkinsons/Parkinsons_Support_Groups.asp


 

Wednesday, November 21

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group.

Time: 10:00-11:30am

Description: This support group is designed to provide support, education, networking and resource materials to caregivers who are coping with a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-caregiver-support-group-2018-11-21/

Location: Institute for Cancer – Cancer Resource Center – Roseview Tower, Ground Floor at Renown Regional.

Phone: RSVP at 775-982-7787

 

What: Adult Children of Alzheimer’s Patients Caregiver Support Group

Time: 12:00-1:30pm

Description: Create a safe, confidential and supportive environment or community and a chance for participants to develop informal mutual support and social relationships. They also educate and inform participants about dementia and help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems. Pre-registration is not required.

Location: Alzheimer’s Association, Northern Nevada LC, 1301 Cordone Ave Ste 180, Reno, NV 89502

Website: https://www.communityresourcefinder.org/ResourceView/Index?id=1315622

Phone: 24/7 Helpline, 800-272-3900


 

Thursday, November 22

What: Parkinson’s Support Group

Time: 2:00pm

Location: Morning Star Senior Living, 2360 Wingfield Hills Drive

Website: https://www.reno.va.gov/parkinsons/Parkinsons_Support_Groups.asp


 

 Tuesday, November 27

What: Idlewild Healthwalks.

Time: 10:00am

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners. these walks will give participants an opportunity to learn about the natural world through an experiential exploration of seasonal change along the Truckee River in Idlewild park.

Website: https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/dyp-walks-idlewild-health-walks

Location: Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation office in Idlewild Park at 50 Cowan Drive, Reno, NV 89509

Phone: 775-410-1702.


Wednesday, November 28

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group.

Time: 10:00-11:30am

Description: This support group is designed to provide support, education, networking and resource materials to caregivers who are coping with a loved one who has been diagnosed with cancer.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-caregiver-support-group-2018-11-28/

Location: Institute for Cancer – Cancer Resource Center – Roseview Tower, Ground Floor at Renown Regional.

Phone: RSVP at 775-982-7787


Thursday, November 29

What: Kindred Hospice: Bereavement Groups

Description: Bereavement support for those who have lost a loved one

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm

Where: 5345 Reno Corporate Drive, Reno, NV 89511

Website: Kindredhealthcare.com

Phone: 775-825-5008

 

What: Saint Mary’s Stroke Support group.

Description: For stroke survivors and family. There is no cost to attend. For more information or to register, contact Lorraine Heit at 775-770-6169.

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Saint Mary’s Center for Health, Suite 350

Website: https://www.saintmarysreno.com/Events-Calendar/Event-Details.aspx?Event=40

Phone: 775-770-6169

 

What: ALS Support Group

Time: Alternates between 12:30pm and 5:30pm, call to confirm the time at 702-777-0500

Location: 5538 Longley Lane, Reno, NV 89511

Website: http://webnv.alsa.org/site/Calendar/39366261?view=Detail&id=216583

Phone: 702-777-0500


Friday, November 30

What: *SAVE THE DATE* AARP Nevada Caregiving/Guardianship Summit

Time: 10:00am-3:00pm

Description: There have been changes to our state laws regarding guardianship and there are many free tools and resources available from different agencies to navigate this process.  Lunch will be served and spots will fill up quickly, so be sure and register today! Register online at the link provided below.

Where: Tamarack Junction Casino

Website: https://local.aarp.org/aarp-event/aarp-nv-guardianship-summit-reno-nevada-113018-7gnk38pksm9.htmlPhone Number: