All Month Long: Mercy’s Caregiver Events
November 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Throughout the month:
- Caregiver Massages
The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy in Cedar Rapids, IA, offers 10-minute chair massages for all family caregivers.
- Chair Yoga for Caregivers and Care Receivers
A class for caregivers hosted by the Family Caregivers Center of Mercy.
- Compassionate Touch for Caregivers
Join the Family Caregivers Center in learning how to use Compassionate Touch® to connect with, calm and comfort your care receiver.
- Conversations with Lauren
Couples, where one partner living with dementia, are invited to the Family Caregivers Center for discussion and connection with others.
- Creative Art Group for Caregivers & Care Receivers
The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy invites caregivers and care receivers to experience the therapeutic power of art.
- Dementia Care Partner Support Group – Normal/Late Onset
Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, IA, offers a Dementia Care Partner Support Group.
- Dementia Care Partner Support Group – Younger Onset FTD & PPA
Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, IA, offers a Dementia Care Partner Support Group for those assisting people living with Younger Onset FTD and PPA.
- Drop-In Caregiver Support Group
The Family Caregiver Center of Mercy invites those who provide care to join other caregivers for support, camaraderie and coffee.
- Fall Gardening
Come learn more about preparing your garden for fall with the Family Caregivers Center and Linn County Master Gardeners.
- Finances of Caregiving
The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy presents a workshop series with presentations by community experts, case studies and discussion to involve family members.