Caregiver Events in August 2019

Below are the the links to events for the remaining month of July: 

Nevada Caregivers Coalition Event Calendar: https://nvcaregiverscoalition.com/calendar/

Northern Nevada Medical Center Event Calendar: https://www.nnmc.com/events-and-programs/event-calendar

Renown Health Event Calendar: https://events.renown.org/

Senior Spectrum Event Calendar: https://seniorspectrumnewspapers.com/calendar/

St. Mary’s Events Calendar: https://www.saintmarysreno.com/Events-Calendar.aspx

 

Thursday, August 1

What: Cancer Support Group

When: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-01/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Monday, August 5

What: Advance Directive Workshop

When: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

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.
Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502
Link: https://events.renown.org/event/advance-directive-workshop-8-2019-08-05/
Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 6

What: Tears and Rainbows

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: Free Grief Support Group for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one.

Where: Faith Lutheran Church – 2075 West 7th St. Reno, NV 89503

Link: https://www.saintmarysreno.com/Events-Calendar/Event-Details.aspx?Event=84

Phone: 775-770-3735

 

Tuesday, August 6

What: Grief Support Group

When: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

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

Where: Sparks Senior Center – 97 Richards Way Sparks, Nevada 89431

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-8/2019-08-06/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 6

What: Grief Support Group

When: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

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

Where: Sparks Senior Center – 97 Richards Way Sparks, Nevada 89431

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-8/2019-08-06/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 6

What: Idlewild Health Walks

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners.

Where:
For more information:
Carah Solemsaas

Health and Wellness Outreach Coordinator Vista

Sanford Center for Aging

University of Nevada, Reno, Mail Stop 0146

1644 N. Virginia St.

Link: https://nvcaregiverscoalition.com/calendar/

Phone: 775-784-1806

 

Wednesday, August 7

What: Grief Support Group

When: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

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

Where: Reno Senior Center – 1155 E. 9th St. Reno, NV 89512

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-7/2019-08-07/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 8

What: Cancer Support Group

When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-08/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 8

What: MS Invincibles Support Group

When: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Description: For ages 40+ The Invincibles Support Group is privately managed by MS patients just like you! We are always seeking new members who are committed to on-going participation at our monthly meetings and group activities!

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center –Artisans Room 107 – Center for Advanced Medicine C, 75 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/ms-invincibles-support-group-2/2019-08-08/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 8

What: Kindred Hospice: Bereavement Group

When: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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

Where: 5345 Reno Corporate Dr. Reno, NV 89511

Link: https://washoecaregivers.org/provider/590/

Phone: 775-825-5008

 

Friday, August 9

What: Advance Directive Workshop

When: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

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.

Where: Renown Medical Group – 75 Pringle Way Ste 601 – 75 Pringle Way Ste 601 Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/advance-directive-workshop-6-2019-03-08-2019-06-14-2019-08-09/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Monday, August 12

What: Cancer Support Workshop 4: Care Giver Workshop

When: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Description: Attend this workshop to learn mind-body techniques to help reduce stress and fears while caring for your loved one going through treatment.

Where: Renown Medical Group – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-workshop-4-care-giver-workshop-3-2019-08-12/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 13

What: Pursed Lips PALS & IPF Support Group

When: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Description: This is a support group for those with chronic lung conditions and their families. Caregivers of those with chronic lung disease are also welcome.

Where: Renown South Meadows Medical Center – Pulmonary Rehab Classroom – 10101 Double R Blvd Reno, NV 89521

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/pursed-lips-pals-support-group-4/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 13

What: Idlewild Health Walks

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners.

Where:
For more information:
Carah Solemsaas

Health and Wellness Outreach Coordinator Vista

Sanford Center for Aging

University of Nevada, Reno, Mail Stop 0146

1644 N. Virginia St.

Link: https://nvcaregiverscoalition.com/calendar/

Phone: 775-784-1806

 

Tuesday, August 13

What: Stroke Support Group

When: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Description: Stroke Support Group meetings help families respond to the stress of stroke by providing education about the recovery process in a supportive, open environment.

Where: Renown Rehabilitation Hospital – 1495 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/stroke-support-group/2019-08-13/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Wednesday, August 14

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-caregiver-support-group-2-2019-06-26-2019-08-14/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 15

What: Cancer Support Group

When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-15/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 15

What: Advance Directive Workshop

When: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Description: his 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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502
Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-15/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Friday, August 16

What: Support Group for Dementia Caregivers

When: 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Description: This support group is open to all Dementia caregivers.
Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502
Link: https://events.renown.org/event/support-group-for-dementia-caregivers-3-2019-08-16/
Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Monday, August 19

What: Prepare to Care: Presented by AARP

When: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Description: This is a class for new family caregivers. The class is based on the AARP Prepare to Care curriculum and will be led by AARP volunteers to help family caregivers know about resources, caregiving, legal and financial planning, etc. There is no charge to attend this class.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/prepare-to-care-presented-by-aarp-2-2019-08-19/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 20

What: Tears and Rainbows

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: Free Grief Support Group for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one.

Where: Faith Lutheran Church – 2075 West 7th St. Reno, NV 89503

Link: https://www.saintmarysreno.com/Events-Calendar/Event-Details.aspx?Event=84

Phone: 775-770-3735

 

Tuesday, August 20

What: Grief Support Group

When: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
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.

Where: Sparks Senior Center – 97 Richards Way, Sparks NV 89431

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-8/2019-08-20/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 20

What: Idlewild Health Walks

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners.

Where:
For more information:
Carah Solemsaas
Health and Wellness Outreach Coordinator Vista
Sanford Center for Aging
University of Nevada, Reno, Mail Stop 0146
1644 N. Virginia St.
Link: https://nvcaregiverscoalition.com/calendar/
Phone: 775-784-1806

 

Wednesday, August 21

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

When: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-caregiver-support-group-2-2019-06-26-2019-08-21/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Wednesday, August 21

What: Grief Support Group

When: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Reno Senior Center – 1155 E. 9th St. Reno, NV 89512

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/grief-support-group-7/2019-08-21/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 22

What: Cancer Support Group

When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-22/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Tuesday, August 20

What: Idlewild Health Walks

When: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Description: For those living with dementia and their family care partners.

Where:
For more information:
Carah Solemsaas

Health and Wellness Outreach Coordinator Vista
Sanford Center for Aging
University of Nevada, Reno, Mail Stop 0146
1644 N. Virginia St.
Link: https://nvcaregiverscoalition.com/calendar/
Phone: 775-784-1806

 

Thursday, August 22

What: Kindred Hospice: Bereavement Group

When: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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

Where: 5345 Reno Corporate Dr. Reno, NV 89511

Link: https://washoecaregivers.org/provider/590/

Phone: 775-825-5008

 

Tuesday, August 27

What: Continuum Caregiver Support Groups

When: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Description: It is not specific to any diagnosis and all are welcome.

Where: 3700 Grant Dr. Suite A, Reno, NV 89509

Link: https://continuumreno.com/

Phone: 775-829-4700

 

Wednesday, August 28  

What: Cancer Caregiver Support Group

When: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-caregiver-support-group-2-2019-06-26-2019-08-28/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Wednesday, August 28 

What: Heart Failure Support Group

When: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Description: This group is open to all heart failure patients and their families. You will learn about managing and living well with heart failure in a supportive group environment.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 101 – 1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502

Link: https://events.renown.org/event/heart-failure-support-group-2-2019-08-28/

Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Wednesday, August 28 

What: Dementia Friendly Washoe County Information Session

When: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Description: You’re Invited to be a Dementia Friend!  At this information session, you’ll learn five key messages about dementia along with what it’s like to live with dementia and how to translate this new understanding into practical actions that can help people with dementia who are living in our community.
Where: Renown South Meadows Medical Center – Northview Room – 10101 Double R Blvd Reno, NV 89521
Link: https://events.renown.org/event/2019-08-28/
Phone: 775-982-7787

 

Thursday, August 29
What: Cancer Support Group

When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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.

Where: Renown Regional Medical Center – Sierra Meeting Room 102 –1155 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502
Link: https://events.renown.org/event/cancer-support-group-3-2019-06-27-2019-08-29/
Phone: 775-982-7787