Adult Daughters Caring for their Mothers
Address mother-daughter relationship issues which are unique to this caregiving role. This group is open to all women who are involved in providing support for their mothers in their homes, in facilities or long distance. Facilitated by Carin Mack, MSW, and Jane B.G. Tornatore, Ph. D. Meets at the GSC the 1st Wednesday of each month. Dec 2, Jan 6, Feb 3, Mar 2; 4-5:30pm.
Alzheimer’s Caregivers at the Greenwood Senior Center
Support and resources for family caregivers of those living with dementia. Please note that this program has moved from its previous location, to our building. Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month. Dec 16, Jan 20, Feb 17, Mar 16; 1:30-3pm.
Provides education, resources and coping skills to family members and caregivers of those living with Parkinson’s disease. Meets at GSC the 3rd Tuesday of each month, starting 2016. Dec 8, Jan 19, Feb 16, Mar 15; 1-2:30pm.
Early Stage Memory Loss
For those diagnosed with mild memory loss issues. Support group meets 1st Tuesday of each month to discuss coping, communication and other areas of concern. Screening with Carin required before participation. Call 206.230.0166 for details. First Tuesday of the month. Dec 1, Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 1; 10:30am-noon.
ESML Caregiver Support Group: Spouses
Monthly group for any spouse who is a caregiver of someone with early stage memory loss. Meets at GSC on the 3rd or 4th Tuesday of each month. New participants must contact Carin for schedule details. Dec 15*, Jan 19 or 26, Feb 16 or 23, Mar 15 or 22, 10:30am-noon. *Only one group this month.
After the age of 65, many older adults are living alone. New challenges and issues can arise that we may be uncertain how to handle. Come to share experiences and thoughts. Meets at GSC. Dec 2 & 16, Jan 6 & 20, Feb 3 & 17, Mar 2 & 16. 11am-noon.
Senior Parents Of Adult Children With Mental Illness
Explores resources, education and coping skills related to mental illness, alcohol and addiction problems. Meets at Crown Hill United Methodist Church, 8500 14th Ave NW. Dec 8 (Holiday Party), Jan 12 (Special guest: Dr. Heidi Combs, ), Feb 9, Mar 8; 10am-noon.
Hoarding Support Group
3rd Tuesdays, Ongoing, 6-7pm or 7-8pm. $10 suggested donation.
Gretchen Glass, MA, Marriage and Family Therapist from the Community Psychiatric Clinic, is the facilitator for this Hoarding Support Group. Support for loved ones affected by hoarders provided from 6-7pm, followed by a support group for those who are struggling to overcome their own hoarding behaviors from 7-8pm. All are welcome to attend regardless of payment. RSVP is suggested but not required by phone at 253.444.8469.