Idea Exchanges: The quarterly Idea Exchanges are gatherings of people from COA’s, municipalities, regional planners, direct service providers, academics and individuals who come together to share ideas and learn about successful dementia friendly programming.
Join us for our webinar series to learn more about specific topics as they relate to dementia. Dementia and Guns, Dementia Friendly Libraries, Come to a DF fair and other topics will be explored. Links to archived Webinars will be posted here.
Create a wonderfully welcoming place for individuals with Dementia
Please see the article from the Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/dc-news/with-their-minds-fading-patriotic-songs-spark-memories-of-fourths-long-ago/2019/07/03/f6175924-9c47-11e9-b27f-ed2942f73d70_story.html
SPRINGFIELD — The city and Baystate Medical Center received a trifecta of awards on Thursday, honored for their commitment to policies and services to senior citizens, while the city was also recognized for being a dementia-friendly community. James Fuccione, senior...
Dr. Jonathan Jackson speaks with the Brigham and Women's Hospital Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment speaks about Dementia and the African American community. https://bwhedtech.media.partners.org/programs/alzheimer/startconversation_alzheimer/
Nearly half of adults ages 50-80 think they are likely to develop dementia sometime in their life, according to a new poll. Nearly 75% of adults reported engaging in some kind of activity to help with dementia — including playing brain games or taking nutritional...
I hope you are enjoying the beautiful spring weather today. I’m writing to share an article in the Boston Globe and thank you for supporting me and my dementia portrait project. I’m so grateful for your support. The project would not have made it this far without your...
More information about the April 4th, 2019 Idea Exchange in Barnstable. https://www.barnstablepatriot.com/news/20190328/community-approach-to-cognitive-health