Events

Eat Healthy, Be Active

Funded by USDA CalFresh, an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

When:
Friday's in March (6th, 13th, 20th and 27th)
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presented by:  CalFresh Healthy Living

Eat Healthy, Be Active! Enjoy fun and lively activities with older adults! Talk about easy ways to make smart food choices and exercise more. Learn how you can Eat Healthy and Be Active.


Mind & Soul: A brief discussion on mental awareness & resources

Health & Wellness Lecture

 

WHEN
Wednesday, March 11th
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presented by:  Christa McAuley, Community Ed. Coord., BHU, Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital

Mental health affects us all; how we react to new changes or how we interact with others or not. Mood, dementia, and anxiety are among the top issues that older adults face. There are many resources within our community that help promote well-being and quality of life. Join us for this educational lecture to learn how you can help yourself or others who may be not feeling like themselves.


Breast Cancer Screening & Risk Reduction

Health & Wellness Lecture

 

WHEN
Wednesday, March 18th
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presented by: Presented by: Dr. Dortha Chu, City of Hope

Did you know that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer? Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer for women and middle-aged and older women are those who most susceptible to the disease. Join us for this informative presentation to learn more about breast cancer and what preventative steps you can take.


Ask the Nurse with Kathleen Chavez, RN

SCV Senior Center at
Bella Vida Introduces: The Health & Wellness Center

 

 

 

 

When:
Wednesday, March 23rd
9
:00 am – 1:00 pm

Note: This program is free and available on a first come first serve walk-in basis.

 

Hosted by:

Henry Mayo will occupy a room on the second floor that is designed to provide you with a warm, welcoming and private atmosphere to connect one-on-one with a Henry Mayo registered nurse.
You will be able to ask a variety of health related questions, receive a blood pressure screening or a cholesterol/glucose screening, as well as, take home health promotional literature and resources.


Nutrition to Boost Your Brain

Health & Wellness Lecture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WHEN
Wednesday, March 25th
10:30 am – 11:30 am

Presented by: Jodi Dalyai, MS, RD,
Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital

Did you know that our brains use 20 percent of our caloric intake daily? The brain requires nutrients to keep us healthy, disease free, and even slows aging. Foods that are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants have been proven to help build and repair brain cells as well as, reduce stress and inflammation. Join us for this informative presentation to learn what foods you can start incorporating into your daily diet to increase brain health.


Screening Saves Lives

Health & Wellness Lecture

 

WHEN
Wednesday, March 25th
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presented by: Danny Issa, MD, Specialist in Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, UCLA Health

Did you know that colon cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths? As you get older your risk for colon cancer is higher. Join us for this informative presentation to review the signs and symptoms of colon cancer, the importance of early detection, and endoscopic treatment of polyps of all sizes.


Oakmont Fall Boutique 2019

Oakmont Fall Boutique 2019

You are cordially invited to a unique shopping experience at Oakmont of Santa Clarita with items ranging from clothing to jewelry to one-of-a-kind items.

As part of this event, we'll host a bake sale with delicious treats prepared by our exceptional culinary team available for purchase.

All proceeds will benefit the Santa Clarita Walk to End Alzheimer's on October 5th.

WHEN
Saturday, September 28th
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

WHERE
Oakmont of Santa Clarita
28650 Newhall Ranch Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355

We hope to see you there!


Knowledge is Power: Aging with Dignity Symposium

Knowledge is Power: Aging with Dignity Symposium

Keynote Speakers:

  • Caregiving and the Master Plan for Aging
    Laura Trejo, MSG, MPA
    General Manager Los Angeles Department on Aging & Caregiving
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Update: Where are We Today?
    Freddi Segal-Gidan, PA, PhD
    Director of the USC/Rancho California Alzheimer's Disease Center
  • Working with Older Adults & Their Family Caregivers: Solutions for Difficult Behaviors
    Roy D. Steinberg, PhD
    Cognitive and Behavioral Geriatric Psychologist

Workshops to include:

  • Medicare Benefits
  • Meditation Class
  • Massages

Breakfast & lunch included!

WHEN
Saturday, September 21, 2019
9:00 am – 2:30 pm

WHERE
SCV Senior Center at Bella Vida
27180 Golden Valley Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91350

Registration fee of $10.00 includes: all session resource materials, access to vendors, workshops, drawings, breakfast and lunch.

Make your reservation early as seating is limited.
For more information, please call Ricki Sawyer at (661) 259-9444 or rsawyer@scv-seniorcenter.org.

 


Approaching Senior Living with Your Senior Loved One

Approaching Senior Living with Your Senior Loved One

Author John D. Graham is a compassionate voice with a life spent in senior services. In sharing his expertise, via Cheeseburgers for Seniors: Top 10 Reasons Your Parents Don’t Want to Move to Senior Living, he outlines pitfalls and warning signs, and offers alternative, proactive approaches. John will share excerpts from his book and you will leave feeling informed on the basic framework for building a quality senior living experience.

Featuring John D. Graham,
Author of Cheeseburgers for Seniors

WHEN
Thursday, September 19th
6:30 pm

WHERE
Oakmont of Valencia
24070 Copper Hill Drive
Valencia, CA 91354

Kindly RSVP by September 17th (661) 568-6080.

 


Alzheimer's Association California Southland New Office Celebration!

YOU'RE INVITED!

  • Meet our Alzheimer's Association San Fernando Valley team.
  • Learn about our free, local care, support and education programs.
  • Register for our Walk to End Alzheimer's coming soon near you.

Light refreshments will be served.

WHEN
September 20, 2019
9:00 am–11:00 am

WHERE
Alzheimer's Association California Southland
16600 Sherman Way, Suite 276
Van Nuys, CA 91406

Please RSVP by 9/13/19 to Michelle at (818) 875-9928 or mquirogadiaz@alz.org.