SUPPORT FOR OLDER ADULTS WITH MEMORY LOSS AND THEIR FAMILIES

OPICA Blog

OPICA provides the community at large with a place to turn for information regarding memory loss. Our blog provides ongoing direction and encouragement for dementia clients, their families and caregivers. We welcome your visits and comments.

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Your support provides comprehensive personalized services for adults challenged with forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s, as well as respite and peace of mind for their families.

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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Seminar

Provides health care professionals with fundamental information on dementia and dementia care.   Take the path to certification as a dementia practitioner.

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About OPICA

Through a broad range of socially and intellectually engaging cognitive stimulation programs delivered by specially trained staff and volunteers, OPICA creates a structured, yet joyful and nurturing, environment that enables adults in all stages of memory loss to maintain dignity and self-worth.

Why Choose Us

  • Personalized support for the whole family
  • Comprehensive set of programs and services
  • Expertise critical for memory loss care
  • Tailored to individual’s impairment level

From the Blog

A Village Where Everyone Has Dementia

The isolated village of Hogewey lies on the outskirts of Amsterdam in the small town of Wheesp. Dubbed “Dementia Village” by CNN Hogewey is a cutting-edge elderly-care facility—roughly the size of 10 football fields—where residents are given the chance to live seemingly normal lives. With only 152 inhabitants, it’s run like a more benevolent version […]