Greenwood Senior Center : Memory Loss Programs

Our nationally-recognized memory loss programs include support for early-stage memory loss, opportunities to socialize safely for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and cultural and social events specifically tailored for the needs of those with memory loss

The Gathering Place *Online*

The Gathering Place is an early stage memory loss program for people living with Alzheimer’s, Mild Cognitive Impairment or other kinds of diagnosed memory disorders that impact their daily living. This program fosters a strong sense of community while providing cognitive stimulation, exercise, cultural enrichment and discussion. The Gathering Place runs on a quarter system, but new members can be added throughout the year. There is no drop-in availability. Pre-screening is required. Call Carin Mack, MSW at 206.230.0166 with any questions or to make an appointment.
Tuesdays, 1-4 pm.

Watch a documentary film by participants of The Gathering Place, Memory Loss: In Our Own Words. (16 min)

See the 5-minute abridged version of the film

All Present: A Song Circle *Online*

A memory loss inclusive song circle for everyone who likes to sing. Song sheets will be provided. Register at 206.297.0875.
1st & 3rd Thursdays. 1-2pm. Donations appreciated

ESML Art Appreciation Group *Online*

Our favorite museums may be closed, but we can still enjoy great art together!  This one-hour program will include viewings of classic and contemporary works of visual art along with guided discussion, all in a relaxed, supportive setting.  Suitable for folks with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Stage Memory Loss. Register: [email protected] 2nd & 4th Thursdays. 1-2 pm. Free

Brain Games *Online*

Join instructor Katie Freeman for games and exercises designed to support your cognitive health.  This hour-long program is sure to give your brain a workout!  Suitable for participants with MCI and ESML. Register: [email protected] 1st & 3rd Mondays. 1-2pm. Free

Gentle Zumba *Online*

Gentle Zumba is a memory loss-inclusive dance party that is designed for low-impact fun! Come in comfortable clothes and shoes, bring water, and be prepared to have fun. Drop-ins and adults of all ages welcome. Mondays, 11am-12pm. $3/class.

See Support Groups page for additional memory loss services