Alzheimer's Outreach Program Events

Essential Tools for Caregivers of those with Dementia

Free Zoom classes for Dementia Caregivers
(Respite funds are available to care for your loved one during classes)

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Event Selection
Meet others who understand the daily challenges you are experiencing, and learn why self-care is the key to successfully caring for your loved one.
Presentor: Judy Kautz, LCSW, AOP Coordinator
Monday, February 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Connect to Nevada County’s network of support so that you will have the information and assistance you need, every step of the way.
Presentor: Judy Kautz
Monday, February 22, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Learn what simple steps you can take to make health care wishes known and documented ahead of time. Learn about different options for care including help at home, residential care, assisted living, and skilled nursing; what is provided and cost, and special programs.
Presentor: Judy Kautz
Monday, March 8, 2021 at 10:00 AM
What every dementia caregiver needs to know about legal planning and financial affairs:
• finding legal and financial services that fit your needs and budget
• what are the planning documents needed and how are they used
• what you need to know about estate planning
• avoiding financial scams
• conservatorships and guardianships
• what's covered by Medicare, what is Medi-cal, and what does this mean for financial decision-making
Dylan Hendricks, J.D., Hendricks McFarlane, P.C.
Heather Thorpe, AAMS, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones Investments
Monday, March 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM