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Memory Cafe

Come and join us in this supportive environment including brain and memory exercises
for dementia and Alzheimer's patients and their caregivers.  This class takes place on the second
Tuesday of every month from 10:00-11:30AM at the Sam Johnson Recreation Center (SJRC) at
401 W. 16th St., Plano.  No registration required. Membership to the SJRC is not required to participate. This class is back to in-person participation. 
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Caregiver Support Groups
If you're in the role of a caregiver, you may be feeling worn down, frustrated and tired? Join Nora Gravois, LMSW, for a support group of other caregivers and leave knowing you are not alone. Held on the third Tuesday of every month from 6:30-8:30pm at the Sam Johnson Recreation Center (SJRC) at 401 W. 16th St., Plano . They also meet the second Wednesday of every month at the McKinney Senior Recreation Center from 1-3pm. No cost to you, so come and feel supported and encouraged by Nora and other caregivers.
These support groups are currently being done via Zoom and do not require a a previous appointment. There are other in-person groups available once you have met in person with the therapist.

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Grief Support Group
If you have been a caregiver and have recently lost your loved one, you may be feeling depressed, lost and feel alone. Nora Gravois, LMSW, hosts a weekly grief support group for those going through this time. Join us at 11:00am every Wednesday morning at the Sam Johnson Recreation Center (SJRC) at 401 W. 16th St., Plano. Please contact our office to register, at no cost to you. 
This event is offered in person. Social Distancing in place.  

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The Front Porch
This get-together is offered from 1:00 - 2:30pm on the fourth Thursday of every month at the Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+. This event is designed for those who care give for another and need a break to socialize and enjoy conversation and games with others, like they did sitting around "on the front porch".  Come and join our group!
This class is offered in person. Social distancing in place.

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Mental Aerobics
This class is offered from 2:30-3:30pm on the second Tuesday of every month at the Sam Johnson Recreation Center for Adults 50+. The program is designed for those with early dementia or Alzheimers and seniors wanting to exercise their brain power. This class is full of puzzles, games and conversation to stimulate the brain and memory.  No reservation is required.  Come and join our group!
This class will again meet in person starting in Sept., 2021.