Wholeness Blog

Knocking on death’s door…LOUDLY

Loss comes in many forms throughout life. It is true our work brings us close to families experiencing profound losses -- loss of function, loss of memory and loss of life.

By |2018-02-04T14:47:48-08:00February 1st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Knocking on death’s door…LOUDLY

Missoula Alzheimer’s Café at Wheat Montana

An Alzheimer’s, dementia or memory café is a monthly gathering of individuals living with memory loss along with their caregivers, and/or friends and family in a in an environment that is accepting and nonjudgmental. Join us the last Thursday of every month at Wheat Montana 2-4 p.m. for food, drinks, music and friendship.

By |2018-02-04T14:51:34-08:00April 6th, 2016|Events|Comments Off on Missoula Alzheimer’s Café at Wheat Montana

Senior speed dating comes to Missoula with ‘Age of Love’

Missoulian reports: Those 70 and older have a new reason to dust off the old dancing shoes; Missoula may get its first taste of senior speed dating when "The Age of Love," a documentary on the senior speed dating movement in America, screens at the Roxy Theater to help change perceptions about love and aging.

By |2015-09-23T17:40:06-07:00July 20th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Senior speed dating comes to Missoula with ‘Age of Love’

The Aging Revolution

As baby boomers stress an already challenged long-term care system, a collection of Missoula caregivers look for new and radical ways to change how we think of older people. Missoula Independent reporter Erika Fredrickson profiles Harvest Home Care President Kavan Peterson and leading pro-aging advocates.

By |2015-07-20T10:35:57-07:00July 20th, 2015|Blog, News|Comments Off on The Aging Revolution

Love Conquers Ageism in Missoula Film Screening

On July 22 at The Roxy, Harvest will screen the film The Age of Love, a ground breaking new documentary that captures the universal nature of love through a humorous, poignant and unprecedented inside look at the dating scene for 70-to-90-year-olds.

By |2015-07-07T10:52:36-07:00July 6th, 2015|Blog, Events|Comments Off on Love Conquers Ageism in Missoula Film Screening

Missoula’s First Alzheimer’s Café

We kicked off our first Alzheimer’s Café last week with a small group of passionate advocates dedicated to improving opportunities for people living with dementia to engage in their communities. Join us for the next Café July 30 and every last Thursday of the month at Zootown Brew.

By |2015-07-02T12:21:56-07:00June 30th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Missoula’s First Alzheimer’s Café

Building a dementia-friendly community

As Montanans gather in town hall meetings this spring to develop the long-awaited official statewide Alzheimer’s disease plan, a new conversation is taking place about how we can transform our communities to embrace people living with dementia.

By |2015-07-06T15:10:27-07:00June 2nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Building a dementia-friendly community