March 2022 newsletter


Zen Adaptations – Yoga and Meditation

March 8, 2022

Join the Zen Adaptations UT Health and Arden Courts for a session of yoga and meditation. Caregivers will gain: Guided yoga followed by medication to promote relaxation & boost mood Nurtured spiritual connections with others Opportunity to exercise with others from the comfort of your own space Click HERE to register and click on this […]




Caregiving at the End of Life

March 4, 2022

Join the Northern Arizona Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance and Caring for the Caregiver’s very own Deborah James, MSN, RN, CCRN-K for a free virtual education session.  This event will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022, from 2:30-4 pm. Please register at: https://utcaregivers.org/events/caregiving-at-the-end-of-life/ Presented by the Northern Arizona Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance in partnership with […]




Finding Meaning and Hope – Discussion Series

March 4, 2022

Free webinar series for caregivers of persons living with dementia. Finding Meaning and Hope   A Free Discussion Series for Dementia Family Caregivers Finding Meaning and Hope is a free 10-week discussion series for dementia family caregivers where participants discuss how to regain hope and build resilience when dealing with the complexities of ongoing loss associated […]




El sitio web Alzheimer’s.gov

March 4, 2022

El sitio web Alzheimer’s.gov, alojado por el Instituto Nacional sobre el Envejecimiento, ahora está disponible en español. El sitio web es un recurso educativo y un portal en línea que destaca información federal sobre el Alzheimer y las demencias relacionadas. La información incluye causas, síntomas, diagnóstico y tratamiento de las demencias, así como consejos y […]




The Remember Project – A One Act Play

March 4, 2022

Region IV Area Agency on Aging (RIV AAA) proudly presents “Fortune Cookies,” a virtual event aimed at engaging people impacted by a dementia diagnosis, family members, caregivers, local businesses and the broader community in conversations around the subject of dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. All community members are welcome to attend this event on March 15, […]




SA Amigos In-Person Event

March 4, 2022

We are excited to announce that the SA Amigos will hold our first in-person event since the beginning of the pandemic. We are looking forward to the opportunity to see all of our old and new friends at our first in-person gathering in 2 years. Let’s get together and celebrate with each other while we […]




Meet the Team

March 4, 2022

My name is Jia Liu, and I am a postdoctoral research fellow at the School of Nursing, UT Health San Antonio. I am interested in using technology to improve care for people living with dementia and other chronic diseases. I am originally from China and completed my doctoral education in Ann Arbor, Michigan. I received […]




The Guiros Amigos Found Sound Band

March 4, 2022

Have you joined the SA Amigos Memory Cafe? If you have not, now is the time to try it out!  This year the SA Amigos are on a mission to “Try 12 New Things” in 2022.  Each month we will join together and try something new.  For instance, this past month we learned about “Found […]




Essentials of Caregiving – Learning to be a Caregiver

March 4, 2022

Join the Caring for the Caregiver for a virtual session on Learning to be a Caregiver. Are you a caregiver? The Alliance for Caregiving and AARP, Caregiving in the U.S. 2020 report presents a portrait of what an unpaid “family” caregiver looks like. The term family caregiver refers to a person, friend, or family, who […]




Test your brain health online and help millions of families with dementia.

February 15, 2022

Take online game-like memory and thinking brain tests to advance the discovery of treatments for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, depression, PTSD and other brain disorders. Link:https://biggsinstitute.org/power-research/brain-health-registry/