Assisted Living & Memory Support Residences
Central Denver, E. 8th Ave. at Jersey St.
To learn more call 303.770.ROSE (7673)
Join us for free ongoing educational workshops, support groups, celebrations and more!
May 25, 4-7 pm
Has it been a year already? Help us celebrate our first birthday with garden party! Music, munchies, signature beverages and tours starting at 4 pm.
RSVP by May 23
May 11, 10am at Rosemark
From its heights as the world’s dominant country during the 16th century, Spain is now struggling with debt. Join us as we explore the roots and legacy of the Spanish Empire, as well as how modern Spain affects the region and the world.
Snacks and Refreshments Provided
Attend one or all!
Feeling Successful with Meaningful Activities
Thurs., June 15, 6-7:30 pm
RSVP by June 13
When a loved one has a memory loss illness, enjoying the times we have together can become challenging. This workshop will help caregivers develop strategies that draw on past and present interests, and enhance opportunities for meaningful exchanges while adjusting to different stages of the disease.
A Deeper Perspective of Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias: Practical Tools with Spiritual Insights
Thurs., July 13, 6-7:30 pm
RSVP by July 11
Megan will give a short talk about her journey working with individuals with memory loss. Soul-searching, life-testing situations have fall-out blessings. Her book explores understanding some of the deeper lessons we are exposed to through caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. A question and answer session follows her talk.
Research and Brain Health
Thurs., August 17, 6-7:30 pm
RSVP by August 15
We’ll explore current research and understanding about memory loss diseases and provide information regarding progress around therapeutic approaches. Functional wellness and optimal brain health will be discussed.
Presented by Megan Carnarius, RN, NHA
Memory Care Consulting
Megan has over 22 years in direct management of memory support settings in skilled and assisted living, with 33 years in geriatric nursing. She is a registered nurse, a licensed nursing home administrator and licensed massage therapist. Megan served on the Alzheimer’s Association education committee, designed award-winning memory care communities, and acted as an adjunct faculty member at Naropa University. In 2015, she published A Deeper Perspective on Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias: Practical Tools with Spiritual Insights (Findhorn Press).
Megan consults with Rosemark at Mayfair Park on building design, programming, care management and caregiving.
Snacks and Refreshments Provided
A safe, confidential space to explore the challenges, triumphs and fears of caring for loved ones with memory loss.
• Share tips for successful coping strategies
• Build a network of support
• Identify targeted resources
• Develop a support plan
• Help control frustration and depression
• Decrease isolation
• Discuss strategies to prevent burnout
First Tuesday of each month
Tues., May 2 & June 6, 10 am
Adult Children, Friends and Caregivers Group
Tues., May 9, June 13 & July 11, 5:30 pm
Download the Caregiver Support Groups schedule
Facilitated by Macky Bennett
Memory Support Consultant
Macky is an advocate for memory impaired seniors and caregivers and board member of two non-profits. She was formerly the center director for Total Longterm Care, now InnovAge/PACE. Macky pioneered the development of adult day care services for the City of Boulder and facilitated family support groups for the Alzheimer’s Association.