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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Forget-Me-Not-Luncheon

OPICA is privileged to have honored Susan Disney Lord on June 16th, 2016.

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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

An elderly woman sitting near the window.

What is Vascular Dementia?

Vascular dementia is the second most common cause of dementia, accounting for up to 30 percent of all dementia cases. Vascular dementia results from conditions that damage blood vessels or reduce circulation, depriving the brain of sufficiant oxygen and nutrients. While major strokes and multiple mini strokes are common causes of vascular dementia, not all strokes lead […]