Caregiver Events in December 2018

 

Wednesday, January 16

What: Grief Support Group

Time: 2:00-3:30pm

Description: Renown Hospice Care is offering free grief support groups for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This group is open to anyone.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-8/2019-01-15/

Location: Sparks Senior Center, 97 Richards Way, Sparks, NV 89431

Phone: 775-982-7787


Thursday, January 16

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

Time: 10-11:30am

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-2-2019-01-16/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102

Phone: 775-982-7787


What: Grief Support Group

Time: 6:30-8:00pm

Description: Renown Hospice Care is offering free grief support groups for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This group is open to anyone.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-7/2019-01-16/

Location: Reno Senior Center, 1155 East 9th Street, Reno, NV 89512

Phone: 775-982-7787


Thursday, January 17

What: Cancer Support Group

Time: 11:30-1:00pm

Description: This group is for all patients facing cancer. The meeting enables participants to share experiences and express feelings and concerns. All cancer patients, family members, cancer survivors and caregivers are welcome to attend. Meets weekly on Thursday from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., see calendar for conference room details.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-01-17/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102

Phone: 775-982-7787


What: Advance Directive Workshop

Time: 1:00-2:30pm

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-9/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 101

Phone: 775-982-7787


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


Friday, January 18

What: Support Group for Dementia Caregivers

Time: 1:30-3:00pm

Description: This support group is open to all Dementia caregivers. To attend, please RSVP below. Video enabled attendance available. Patients can access remotely and join from any video-enabled device (smart phone, iPad, laptop, or webcam/desktop). Upon registering, you will receive instructions on how to virtually connect.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/support-group-for-dementia-caregivers-3/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102

Phone: 775-982-7787


What: Eating Well After Cancer Treatment – Spotlight on Whole Grains

Time: 4:00-5:00pm

Description: Join Dietitians from Renown Institute for Cancer for a 10 part series highlighting the important role nutrition plays in cancer survivorship and prevention. Each class will incorporate useful tips for everyday living and a live cooking demonstrations.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/eating-well-after-cancer-treatment-getting-started-with-nutrition-basics-3-2019-01-10/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Artisans Classroom 108

Phone: 775-982-7782


Monday, January 21

What: Prepare to Care: Presented by AARP

Time: 6:00-7:00pm

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. There is no charge to attend this class.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/prepare-to-care-presented-by-aarp-2/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102

Phone: 775-982-7787


Wednesday, January 23

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

Time: 10:00am-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-2-2019-01-23/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Artisans Room 107

Phone: 775-982-7787


What: Craft Social – Happiness Jars

Time: 11:00-2:00pm

Description: Join us for a Craft Social! We will be making Happiness Jars to ring in the new year. These jars can be filled with little notes that can be read when you need reminding of the good things in life, events, or just words of happiness.

Website: https://events.renown.org/event/craft-social-happiness-jars/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Roseview Tower – Third Floor Conference Room

Phone: 775-982-7787


Wednesday, January 30

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

Time: 10:00-11:30

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-2-2019-01-30/

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102

Phone: 775-982-7787


Thursday, January 31

What: Saint Mary’s Stroke Support Group

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Description: Saint Mary’s Therapy Department hosts a monthly Stroke Support Group for stroke survivors and family.

Location: Saint Mary’s Center for Health Suite 350

Phone: 775-770-6169