Vet to Vet Cafe

Enrichment Center in the Presidio 386 Moraga Ave, San Francisco, CA, United States

Are you a Veteran, close to a Veteran, or interested in hearing more about Veteran's experiences? We invite you to join us at Institute on Aging's Enrichment Center for an afternoon of open discussion presented by Sutter Care at Home’s Samuel Domingo, MSW and former Army Reservist, 2nd Medical Brigade. How has military service impacted your life and identity? What […]

Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide

Suicide is a serious public health problem that can have long-lasting effects on individuals, families, and communities. Everyone can help prevent suicide. This course will provide information and helpful strategies for people who support those dealing with suicidal thoughts. Learning Objectives: • Increase one's knowledge, and understanding of suicide • Recognize warning signs • Identify […]

Managing Money: A Caregiver’s Guide to Finance

Here at Companioa, Institute on Aging's comprehensive dementia services program, we are committed to supporting you as you navigate uncharted territory as a caregiver to your loved one. We are proud to partner with the Alzheimer’s Association of Northern California and Northern Nevada to offer this free evidence-based course to help caregivers understand the costs of caregiving […]

Understanding Grief and Loss

Grief is the reaction to loss, and any kind of loss can trigger grief. People grieve for the loss of someone they love but also for the loss of independence, usefulness, cognitive functioning, and physical abilities. Grief is also a lifelong process: a journey rather than something that is cured. This course will teach people […]