Working Together to Build a Vital, Healthy and Interconnected Community

January Events

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group with Respite Care

Receive education and support in this free support group facilitated by a licensed social worker.  Respite care for your loved one with Alzheimer’s is provided by ComForCare Home Care.  Call 651-748-7250 to reserve respite care.

This group meets the 2nd Thursday of every month. 

January 11, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Gladstone Community Center, 1945 Manton St., Maplewood, MN

Foods for Great Energy

Do you wake up tired and have energy slumps mid-morning or mid-afternoon?  Nutrition can take you from fatigue to vitality.  Learn which foods deplete energy and which foods and beverages will keep you going strong all day long.  Real food creates powerful energy!  Presented by JoAnn Ridout, MPH, RD, LD, from Nutritional Weight and Wellness

Friday, January 12, 10 a.m. – Noon, RCL – Maplewood, 3025 Southlawn Dr., Maplewood, MN

Creating Dementia Friendly Communities

Community Conversations

Join us to discuss how we can learn to be a more dementia friendly community.  CLASS is gathering members from our community to understand how well we are serving people with dementia, their caregivers, families and friends.  Please join us to share your ideas and knowledge about how we can create a supportive environment for people living with dementia.

Thursday, January 18, 1:00-2:00 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 4821 Bloom Ave., White Bear Lake, MN

Dementia Friends

A one hour informational session to learn the five key messages about dementia, what it’s like to live with the disease, and how to turn your understanding into action that supports living with dementia.

Thursday, January 25, 10:30-11:30 am, Church of St. Pius X, 3878 Highland Ave., White Bear Lake, MN