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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The Practice of Self-Care

This Mindfulness-Based Art Workshop will integrate creative self-expression and basic mindfulness practices with an emphasis on loving-kindness, and self-compassion.

Sunday, March 12, 2017
10:30 am – 1:00 pm AM

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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

Using Art to Explain Alzheimer’s to Children

“Why Can’t Grandma Remember My Name?” is a book by Kent L. Karosen, CEO of the Fisher Center for Alzheimer s Research Foundation. In this 4 minute video, see how and why Karosen uses art produced by children alongside art produced by Alzheimer’s patients to explain Alzheimer’s disease to children in a digestible way. In addition to […]