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Care Cafe Cares For Local Care Partners

Monrovia, California – Monrovia Providers Group (MPG) is hosting their second Care Café for our local home-bound care recipients and their caregivers, or “Care Partners.  The event will again be generously hosted by the Monrovia Community Center, 119 W. Palm Avenue, on Thursday, June 26th  from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. People 60+ with disabilities or memory loss and their partners – spouse, friend, caregiver, are all welcome.

Billed as “a morning of relaxation, refreshments & resources”, the Care Café will include three activities that encourage participants to relax and have fun:  “Name That Timeless Tune”, a sing-a-long to familiar songs with prizes for music trivia; “Reminiscence Workshop”, a story sharing experience; and “Chair Yoga”, a unique take on yoga.

Monrovia community sponsors, Rudys Mexican Food and Rivanis Baking Company, will again provide a delicious hot lunch & hand-made desserts for the event, with additional refreshments, raffle prizes and senior resource information provided by MPG members.

Volunteer professional caregivers from MPG member agencies will be on hand to provide care support to allow all attendees to truly relax.

Additionally, professional, complimentary mini-massages and mini-manicures will be offered on a first come, first served basis.  RSVP required by June 23rd to:  Rebecca at 626-256-8232. A donation of $5 will be appreciated.

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MPG is a membership organization of community agencies and private resources that seek to provide reliable, local services to area seniors.

All event proceeds are used to assist seniors with age-related issues; educate them about opportunities; and provide supportive activities and emergency grants to those in need.