December News from OPICA
 OPICA provides comprehensive, personalized services for adults challenged with memory loss, and for their families. We thank you for sharing this news with others.
Laughter is timeless.
Imagination has no age.
And dreams are forever

― Walt Disney  

Virtual Art Show
Enjoyed by ALL

OPICA's annual OUTSIDER / INSIDER Art Show went virtual this year on Zoom. A video/slide show captivated the more than 60 in attendance. You can see that slide show/video by clicking here.

The art is reduced pricing this year (COVID pricing) to $150 each. A number of the paintings have sold and there are still a number remaining through the end of December. You can see the art for sale here.

Thank you to the Art Show committee for putting together such a wonderful, warm, enjoyable event.

Memory, Forgetfulness, and Aging: What's Normal
and What's Not?

Many older adults worry about their memory and other thinking abilities. For example, they might be concerned about taking longer than before to learn new things, or they may sometimes forget to pay a bill. These changes are usually signs of mild forgetfulness — often a normal part of aging — not serious memory problems.

Read the entire article here.

Brain Train mini  –  (contact Cheryl or Anne)

For other programs contact Sara or Anne
Yes, we love hearing from our members and their family. Here is one that arrived this week that feels great to hear. She asked us to share.

"I have told all of you at various times how grateful I am for OPICA, how good it is for my husband and how terrific a group of people are involved. I request all of you to watch the video of Don and his daughter, Kellye. They tell the OPICA story so much better than I can. I think you will get a more personal view of OPICA from listening to them. Then I hope you will be moved to add OPICA to your end of year gift giving to support and enlarge their outreach. It's the Most worthwhile and deserving group I know." - anonymous

Our goal is to improve the quality of life for as many individuals and their families as possible…regardless of their ability to pay.  Your gift makes this possible.

Your gift makes a difference. Right here. Right now.
Yes, YOU can make a difference! Support OPICA and help provide quality care to individuals and families with compassion and dignity. DONATE NOW <--this link will take you directly to the giving page.


Sea Life

Explore Air, Land and Sea Webcams

Whether you love elephants, puppies, eagles, or manatees, you will find them around the world via webcam.

If you are stuck at home like the rest of us, you can get out and explore from the comfort of your computer.

OPICA Video Page
We have added a video page to our OPICA website. It has begun with six videos. That number will eventually grow. Take a look here.
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