SUPPORT FOR OLDER ADULTS WITH MEMORY LOSS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Early-Stage Memory Loss

Early treatment, which may include medications, cognitive training, and therapy can slow the progression of the disease and maintain mental function longer.

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 Adult Day Program

OPICA creates a structured, socially engaging environment that enables adults with memory loss to avoid isolation and provides respite to the family caregiver.

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“We could not have made it this far without OPICA, which we can only describe as a MIRACLE in our lives that became an integral part in caring for Mom.”

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Upcoming Events & Programs

OPICA Family Day
Saturday, January 25, 2020
9:30 am – 3:30 pm

SAVE-THE-DATE
Forget-Me-Not Luncheon

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Seminar
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Savvy Express
Helping Alzheimer’s Family Caregivers
3 consecutive Wednesdays, beginning Feb 5, 2020
10:00 am to Noon

Memory Training Program
4 consecutive Thursdays, beginning Jan 9, 2020
9:30 – 11:30 am

A Matter of Balance
Managing Concerns About Falls
8 consecutive Thursdays, beginning Jan. 9, 2020
1:00 – 3:00 pm

 

Why Choose Us

  • Customized for an individual’s emotional, cognitive and physical needs
  • 1:5 ratio of staff to attendees
  • Expertise critical for memory loss care
  • Provides valuable respite for family caregivers

From the Blog

New Therapies to Help Individuals with Dementia to Cope with Depression

Many patients with cognitive impairment have anxiety or depression, but standard treatments are difficult for people with memory issues.  A recent article published in the New York Times reports on this complicated issue.   Early research on new approaches to treat depression in people with early to moderate dementia is promising.  One such approach developed […]