Duet Support Groups and Events for November 2017


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FAMILY CAREGIVERS (GENERAL) SUPPORT GROUPS

Support groups give people an opportunity to share openly about their caregiving experiences in a confidential and understanding setting with others who are in similar situations. Group attendees can ask questions and get answers from people who have been there and are able to provide support. Group attendees also are given the opportunity to learn creative problem-solving techniques and obtain care-related ideas. If you are interested in attending a group, please call (602) 274-5022 before your first meeting.

 

Men’s Caregiver Support Group

Thursday, November 9 and 30, noon-1:30 p.m.

Suntree Adult Day Health Center

4120 N 20th St., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

General Support Group

Thursday, November 9, 3 – 5:00 p.m.

Iora Primary Care (Greenway Park Plaza)

3202 E. Greenway Road, Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

General Caregiver Support Group

Thursday, November 9, 9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church

918 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

 General Caregiver Support Group

Tuesday, November 14 and 28, 10 a.m. – noon

Via Linda Senior Center

10440 E. Via Linda, Scottsdale

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

**Group offered in Spanish**

General Caregiver Support Group

Wednesday, November 1 and 15, 10 a.m. – noon

Iora Primary Care

3137 W. Indian School Road, Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

SUPPORT GROUPS FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS WHOSE LOVED ONES HAVE ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE OR OTHER DEMENTIA

These Duet support groups are for any caregivers whose loved ones have Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia. Support groups give people an opportunity to be in a caring and understanding setting with others who are in similar situations. Ask questions and get answers from people who have “been there” and learn creative, caring problem-solving techniques and caregiving ideas. Please call before attending a group for the first time at 602-274-5022.

 

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Group

Tuesday, November 7 and 21, noon – 2 p.m.

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Group

Thursday, November 16, 10 a.m. – noon

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

DUET ENGAGEMENT: ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUPS

This is a Duet support group and cognitive engagement for caregivers and their loved ones with dementia. There is a separate breakout session for your loved ones.

Monday, November 13 and 27, 10 – 11:40 a.m.

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS FOR THOSE WHOSE LOVED ONES HAVE PARKINSON’S DISEASE OR OTHER DEMENTIA

This Duet support group is for family caregivers whose loved ones have Parkinson’s disease. Support groups give people an opportunity to be in a caring and understanding setting with others who are in similar situations. Ask questions and get answers from people who have “been there” and learn creative, caring problem-solving techniques and caregiving ideas. Please call before attending a group for the first time at 602-274-5022.

 

Parkinson’s Support Group – East Valley

Monday, November 6, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Red Mountain Multi-Generational Center

7550 E. Adobe St., Mesa

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

Parkinson’s Support Group – Phoenix

Wednesday, November 8, 1:30 – 3 p.m.

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

Parkinson’s Support Group – Spanish Language

Tuesday, November 7 and 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

Parkinson’s Support Group – Spanish Language

Thursday, November 16, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Pyle Adult Recreation Center, 655 E. Southern Ave., Tempe

602-274-5022; duetaz.org

 

VOLUNTEER

Looking for a way to help your neighbors? Duet, a nonprofit, interfaith organization that promotes health and well-being through a broad range of services, is looking for volunteers.

The organization matches isolated, homebound adults with local, compassionate volunteers who help them with services such as grocery shopping, drive them to medical appointments, minor home repairs and even provide friendly visits. Volunteers can choose when and where they’d like to serve. It’s flexible and fun! To attend the orientation, please RSVP to volunteer@dueta​z.org. Volunteers need to bring a driver’s license and the phone numbers of two personal references to the orientation. For more information, call 602-274-5022.

Thursday, November 9

4 – 6:00 p.m.

Beth El Congregation

1118 W. Glendale Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85021

 

Congregational Health Informational Session

Duet is offering a November information session to educate and engage Valley nurses (RN’s) and congregations in the role of Faith Community Nursing and the Duet Congregational Health program. By the end of this session, you’ll walk away with answers to these questions:

• What does a faith-based health and wellness program look like?

• What are the benefits of such a program to faith communities?

• How does a faith community nurse collaborate with clergy to enhance the health of a faith community?

• What resources do I need to start a program?

• What kind of ongoing support does Duet provide to help a health program flourish?

 Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Duet (on the property of Church of the Beatitudes)

555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix

RSVP to Lori at applebyhoke@duetaz.org or 602-274-5022, X32

 

November Grandparents Raising Grandkids Support Groups

 

 Mesa Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group
Thurs., November 2, 6-8 p.m.

Cost is free.

Grandparents, are you feeling overwhelmed, confused and alone? Need someone to talk with? Then come and join us as we share, learn and grow together.

Childcare is limited: please call to register for this group at (480) 262-8154.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2745 N 32nd St., Mesa, AZ 85213

 
Grandparent Support Group (Phoenix)

Thurs., November 9, 9-11 a.m.

Cost is free.

Grandparents, are you feeling overwhelmed, confused and alone? Need someone to talk with? Then come and join us as we share, learn and grow together.

Please call at (602) 274 -5022, Ext 31.

Duet Lounge, 555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85021

 

Grandparent Support Group in Buckeye

Tues., November 28, 1-2:30 p.m.

Cost is free.

Grandparents, are you feeling overwhelmed, confused and alone? Need someone to talk with? Then come and join us as we share, learn and grow together. If this is your first time attending, please call Patricia (602) 274 -5022, Ext 31.

Buckeye Community Center, 201 E. Centre Avenue, Buckeye, AZ 85326

 

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