Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Please join us for our next SHARE meeting! When: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 (9-11am) Where: Shadelands Arts Center, 111 North Wiget Lane, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 (There is ample parking!) Naras Bhat, MD, FACP Board Certified in Allergy Immunology, Internal Medicine, Bariatric Medicine (Weight Loss), & Sleep Medicine Naras Bhat, M.D., F.A.C.P., is a physician, board-certified in Internal Medicine Immunology, and also certified in Metabolic Cardiology and Stress Management. He currently teaches at the University of California, Berkeley and was a professor of behavioral medicine at Rosebridge College of Integrative Psychology. In 2002, Dr. Bhat was president of The Biofeedback Society of California and a BoardMember of the Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. Dr. Bhat’s work has been cited in:* Time Magazine* Cardiology Today* Business Week* National TV* India Currents. Dr. Bhat has shared his wisdom internationally with over 100,000 people and conducted more than 500 seminars on:* “Do-able Stress Control for the 21st Century”* “Reversing Heart Disease”* “Time Management by Attentional Intelligence”* “New Science of Slimming”. Topic: "Stress Control and Reversing Heart Disease” A Big Thank You goes out to our generous July meeting sponsors: Bay Medic Transportation Cazeaux Nordstrom, Marriage and Family Therapist Well Spring Fitness + Balance Training

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

All County Day 2012

Social and Health Agency Resource Exchange SHARE ALL County Day Presents Networking event Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 John Muir Walnut Creek Campus Ball Auditorium 1601 Ygnacio valley Blvd in Walnut Creek 11:00am - 1:00pm FOR: Case Managers, Social Workers & other Hospital Staff HEALTHCARE VENDORS INCLUING AREA NON-PROFITS VENDORS SET UP TIME IS 10:15AM TEARDOWN BY 1:30PM VENDORS MAY PARK IN THE PARKING GARAGE LOCATED TO THE RIGHT OF THE MAIN ENTERENCE ON DESIGNATED FLOORS FOR VISITORS. SHARE COMMUNITY: Vendors will not be allowed to begin set up earlier than 10:15AM. For all non-vendors attending ALL COUNTY DAY the doors open at 11:00am. WE ARE FULL BUT PLEASE ATTEND! UPDATE YOUR COMMUNITY RESOURCES CASE MANAGERS AND SOCIAL WORKERS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND COMPLIMENTARY LUNCH FOR VENDORS, CASE MANAGERS, SOCIAL WORKERS, AND HOSPITAL STAFF PROVIDED BY: The Stratford The Chateaus Montecito The Kensington Questions? Please call or email: Karen Barnes-Jarvis at 925-382-5827 or KarenB@HospiceEastBay.org

Thursday, March 29, 2012


The registration form for ALL COUNTY DAY on May 30, 2012 just went out! If you are not already on the S.H.A.R.E. e-mail distribution list send your request to our e-mail. share.eastbay@gmail.com.

Friday, March 2, 2012

2012 Meeting Dates

Greetings S.H.A.R.E. Members!

We wanted to "share" with you the meeting dates for the remainder of 2012 so you may add them to your calendars. As the dates and events approach we will send out official announcements and specifics.

March 13, 2012
May 30, 2012 ALL COUNTY DAY
July 10, 2012
September 11, 2012
November 13, 2012

Stay tuned, ALL COUNTY DAY event details will be announced at the March 13th meeting. We look forward to seeing you there!

2011 Annual SHARE Charity Distributions


A Big “Thank You” to our SHARE sponsors and members for the gifts you have given throughout the year that allows us to give back to our community. This year we were able to give more
than ever before - $6000. was donated to each of the following
non-profit organizations.

Thanks to your generosity, the Event Committee is pleased to announce the 2011 Annual SHARE charity distributions of $1000. each as follows:

*Caring Hands Volunteer Caregivers Program
* Meals on Wheels SOS – divided between Meals on Wheels, Friendly Visitors, and the Fall Prevention Programs
*Senior Helpline Services
*Elderly Wish Foundation
*Rehabilitation Services of Northern California –
Mt. Diablo Adult Day Services
*Ombudsman Services of Contra Costa County

Thank you again for helping make a difference!

SHARE Announcement: March Special Speaker Event!

Chester Santos,
2008 USA National Memory Champion

Will be speaking to us about:
"A Powerful Memory Is A Terrible Thing To Lose”

When: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 (9-11am)
Where: The Kensington Vintage Senior Living,
1580 Geary Rd., Walnut Creek

Chester Santos is one of the world's foremost experts on memory training. As a professional speaker, coach, and corporate trainer in the area of memory improvement and mental fitness, he's helped thousands of people around the world to realize the benefits of an improved memory and sharper mind.

Chester has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Washington Post, USA Today, PBS, CNN, and various other television, radio, and print media all over the world. Chester is also the 2008 USA National Memory Champion. He has spoken for groups of CEOs, Fortune 500 companies, and prestigious universities including: the Royal University for Women in Bahrain, the Haas Graduate School of Business in Berkeley, and Harvard University.

Chester is working on a new book about memory improvement and brain fitness due out in 2013. His iPhone application, “Steel Trap”, was featured by Apple and became an instant worldwide bestseller.


A Big Thank You goes out to our generous March meeting sponsors:
Hillendale Home Care
AseraCare Hospice
An Elderly Wish Foundation

PLEASE NOTE: There will be some spaces available at the Kensington with staff to direct you to available parking spaces. All other SHARE members will need to find street parking.

Monday, January 9, 2012


We are sorry to announce the January SHARE meeting has been cancelled due to a gastric flu outbreak at our hosting community.


When: Tuesday, January 10, 2012 (9-11am)

Where: The Kensington Vintage Senior Living,

1580 Geary Rd., Walnut Creek

Our next meeting is scheduled for March 13, 2012. We will send our March meeting announcement as the date approaches which will include the meeting details. Thank you all for your understanding. We look forward to seeing everyone in March!