Supportive programs

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Support groups

We recognize dementia affects more than just the patient. We offer free support groups open to anyone with a loved one diagnosed with dementia.

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Memory and Music

The Biggs Institute invites all individuals with a diagnosis of dementia and their caregivers to a free admission open rehearsal with the San Antonio Symphony.

Virtual gentle yoga

Physical activity has a number of benefits for those living with dementia and their caregivers. This class will provide you an opportunity to engage in gentle physical exercise led by a trained and experienced yoga instructor, from the comfort of your own home.

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Caring for the Caregiver

Resources for family caregivers of people living with dementia by the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing Caring for the Caregiver Program. This program works to improve quality of life for caregivers through classes, workshops and social events.

Educational programs

Dialogue on Dementia

Join the Biggs Institute for open discussion surrounding groundbreaking research on the onset and advancement of dementia with world-renowned physicians and scientists.

Grand Rounds

Health care students and professionals are invited to join us for grand rounds on clinical case discussion with world-renowned physicians and researchers.

South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference

In partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, the Biggs Institute presents a conference for the general public and health care professionals and students to hear the latest discoveries in dementia from world-renowned experts.

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We are building new partnerships in the community to bring more educational and supportive programs for individuals with dementia, family caregivers, the community and health care professionals and students. To receive an email when we have a new program or event scheduled, complete the form below.

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