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🎨 ReCollections: Art Conversations

July 6, 2022

ReCollections: Art Conversations to Stimulate the Mind by the San Antonio Museum of Art August theme: “Dog Days of Summer” ReCollections brings art museum experiences to the community of people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia, as well as their families and caretakers. Sessions include facilitated conversations inspired by works of art in the Museum’s collection to encourage […]




♥ Lotería at the SA Amigos Memory Cafe

July 5, 2022

Join the SA Amigos Memory Cafe for another game of virtual LoterĂ­a! Monday, July 18th, 2022 10:00-11:00AM (CDT) Register by Friday July 7th to request that you receive your playing cards via USPS mail. Anyone who registers after July 7th will need to print their own cards from home. Register for LoterĂ­a Return to newsletter […]




City of San Antonio Survey

July 5, 2022

How has the Covid-19 crisis impacted your financial well-being? Take this survey to share. The City of San Antonio and the San Antonio Area Foundation are teaming up on a survey to understand the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and financial assistance programs on San Antonio residents. The information will be used to improve […]



Caregiver Telephone Reassurance Program

July 5, 2022

History of the Caregiver Telephone Reassurance Program After the start of the pandemic, the Caring for the Caregiver program established a new service to support family caregivers. When in-person programs came to a halt, we felt it was important to call every caregiver in our database to check in and find out how we could […]



Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month

June 7, 2022

Help us celebrate Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness month by making a tax-deductible donation to the Caring for the Caregiver. Caring for the Caregiver is dedicated to serving caregivers of persons living with dementia and those they care for through education, social engagement, resources, and resources.  June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, which is […]




Opportunity to Inform Future Research

May 5, 2022

We are conducting focus groups with families impacted by dementia to learn what is important in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias research. These focus groups will be conducted to support research at the newly designated South Texas Alzheimer’s Center, funded by the National Institute of Aging as well as the Caring for the Caregiver Program. […]




Caregiver SOS program – Aging in the 21st Century

May 3, 2022

Programs offered by the Caregiver SOS program through the Caregiver Teleconnection program. The Caregiver Teleconnection program has one-hour conference calls, at no cost. These sessions cover a wide range of interesting topics related to the care you provide to your loved one. You can get expert advice, ask questions and talk to other people who […]



Programas en Español

April 7, 2022

Este programa es virtual. Favor de registrarse pararecibir instrucciones o llame al 800-272-3900para mas informacion. Haga clic en la imagen para registrarse http://bit.ly/ALZENESPANOL



Student Designs Virtual Yoga Program: Zen Adaptations

April 7, 2022

This month’s student spotlight is doctoral student Laura-Ashley Jackson. My name is Laura-Ashley Jackson, I am a third-year occupational therapy student at UT Health San Antonio. For my Doctoral Capstone Project, I partnered with Ashley Weirich at Arden Courts Promedica Memory Care of San Antonio, Texas to implement Zen Adaptations: A virtual adaptive yoga and […]




Caregiving and technology

April 7, 2022

My name is Samantha Salinas, I am a doctoral student at the School of Health Professions, UT Health San Antonio. I am in my final year as a student of occupational therapy and am completing my capstone with the School of Nursing’s, Caring for the Caregiver program. I have had the opportunity to work with […]