Host, Lori La Bey talks with Terri Joski-Lang, the Director of Open Circle of Hopkins, Cora Cromer who is the Director of Open Circle Apple Valley, and Elaine Lofquist who is a loving care partner for her husband Marv who attends the Open Circle program.
What is an adult day program and who attends?
What specific types of services does Open Circle offer?
What is Open Circles Philosophy and how does it differ from others?
What are the benefits for the member who attends and their care partner?
Hear beautiful stories from both staff and a family member who has loved attending Open Circle and how the program empowers them.
How leveraging the member’s past history can enhance the present; as well as how introducing new things can increase joyful times and help them gain confidence.
Where are the Open Circle Adult Day Services located?
How is the service paid for?
Lori La Bey is a passionate and inspiring keynote speaker and the founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks, a Minnesota-based advocacy group and media outlet making an international impact by providing education and support for those dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.
Originally published May 30, 2023