Education

The following calendar provides a complete listing of the educational events currently scheduled. Click on any event for more detailed information, including registration information (when applicable).

Apr
5
Wed
2017 SPANISH: “Como Prepararse Para La Visita al Doctor”
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Clase Para Cuidadores Familiares:  Acompáñenos para “Como Prepararse Para La Visita al Doctor” el Miercoles, 5 de Abril 2017 de 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Donde: Summercrest Apartments, 2721 East Plaza Boulevard, National City, CA 91950

Para registrarse llame al: (619) 475-2080

Apr
10
Mon
2017: “The Sandwich Generation”
Apr 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Join us for an educational presentation for family caregivers titled “The Sandwich Generation” on Monday, April 10th, 2017 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.

  • Explore ways to make inter-generational relationships successful.
  • Find supportive strategies for taking care of yourself as well as learning how to respond to being “caught in the middle.”

Classes will be held in the conference room at Southern Caregiver Resource Center, 3675 Ruffin Road, Suite 230, San Diego, CA 92123.

To register please call toll free at 1-800-827-1008.  Click here for flyer.  Click here to register online!

Facilitated by Martha Rañon, Director of Education and Outreach.

Apr
13
Thu
2017: “Thinking Positively”
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Please join us for “Thinking Positively” on Thursday, April 13th 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

To RSVP please call (619) 475-9880.

Apr
21
Fri
2017: “Making the Most of the Doctor’s Visits”
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Southern Caregiver Resource Center in association with CA State Senator Joel Anderson invite you to join us for:

“Making the Most of Your Doctor Visits” on Friday, April 21st 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: Palomar Health San Marcos, 120 Craven Road, 2nd Floor, Classroom, Escondido, CA 92078

  • We invite you to attend this FREE informational workshop.  Come and learn more about maximizing your time with the physician, obtain helpful tips on how to assist the care receiver during visits, and learn how to detect and understand the different stages of dementia.

To RSVP please contact Southern Caregiver Resource Center at 1 (800) 827-1008 or click HERE to register online!  Click HERE for flyer with agenda.

 

Apr
26
Wed
2017: “Brain Training for Military Caregivers”
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am – Apr 27 @ 12:30 pm

Please join us Wednesday, April 26th and Thursday, April 27th for “Brain Training for Military Spouses and Caregivers” from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Location: County of San Diego, Military & Veterans Resource Center, 649 W. Mission Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025 (Training Room #2437)

  • This interactive brain training program helps you enhance cognitive performance and put into practice habits that can help exploit your brain’s untapped potential.
  • More than a decade of clinical trials have demonstrated that the strategies taught in this workshop strengthen the brain’s frontal networks – regions that support attention, planning, judgment, and emotional management.
  • Training provided by a team from the Brain Performance Institute of the Center for BrainHealth at the University of Texas, Dallas.

To RSVP please call Southern Caregiver Resource Center at 1 (800) 827-1008 or click HERE to register online!  Click HERE for flyer!

May
3
Wed
2017 SPANISH: “Seguridad en el Hogar”
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Acompáñenos a la clase “Seguridad en el Hogar” el Miercoles, 3 de Mayo 2017 de 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Donde: Summercrest Apartments, 2721 East Plaza Boulevard, National City, CA 91950

Para registrarse llame al: (619) 475-2080

May
4
Thu
2017 Los Angeles: “Half Day Presentations to Help You, Your Veteran and Your Family”
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

VA Long Beach Caregiver Support Program and Operation Family Caregiver (a program of Southern Caregiver Resource Center) offers –

A FREE half day of presentations to help you better care for your Veteran, your family and yourself!

WHEN:  Thursday, May 4th 2017

LOCATION:  Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center, 5901 E. 7th Street, Long Beach, CA 90822 (Building 166, Room F235)

Register to attend one, two or all three!

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  / Learn about PTSD and how it impacts your family.  Plus, gain tools to help you face ongoing challenges.

10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. / How to co-parent and make plans or life decisions when your partner or spouse has PTSD, TBI or substance issues.

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. / How to advocate to get what you need for your Veteran, your family and yourself.  Successful methods to communicate effectively to navigate obstacles.

To Register now online click here!  Click here for flyer with further details!

May
8
Mon
2017: “Successful Mealtime”
May 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Join us for an educational presentation for family caregivers titled “Successful Mealtime” on Monday, May 8th 2017 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.

  • Recognize, understand, and respond to possible changes with eating behavior due to cognitive impairment, illness, and/or disease.
  • Learn of healthy and energizing meals for the caregiver.

Classes will be held in the conference room at Southern Caregiver Resource Center, 3675 Ruffin Road, Suite 230, San Diego, CA 92123.

To register please call toll-free at 1-800-827-1008.  Click here for flyer.  Click here to register online!

Facilitated by Martha Rañon, Director of Education and Outreach.

May
11
Thu
2017: “Asking and Accepting Help”
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Please join for “Asking and Accepting Help” on Thursday, May 11th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Location: 2725 Granger Avenue, National City, CA 91950

To RSVP please call (619) 475-9880

Jun
8
Thu
2017: “Home Safety”
Jun 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Join us for an educational presentation for family caregivers titled “Home Safety” on Thursday, June 8th 2017 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.

  • Identify trouble spots in the home.
  • Find methods to make the home safer for the care receiver.
  • Obtain helpful community resources.

Classes will be held in the conference room at Southern Caregiver Resource Center, 3675 Ruffin Road, Suite 230, San Diego, CA 92123.

To register call toll-free at 1-800-827-1008.  Click here for flyer.  Click here to register online!

Facilitated by Martha Rañon, Director of Education and Outreach.