Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s Disease may be one of the cruelest diseases because a sufferer seemingly “disappears” until the person they were — no longer exists. National Alzheimer’s Disease Month, each November, reminds us that over 5 million Americans suffer. Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), a form of dementia, impacts memory, thinking, and behavior. AD […]

Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

ALZHEIMER’S & BRAIN AWARENESS
MONTH…is a chance for the Alzheimer’s
Association to hold a global conversation about the brain, Alzheimer’s disease
and other dementia’s. Everyone who has a brain is at risk to develop
Alzheimer’s, which is the only leading cause of death that cannot be prevented,
cured or even slowed. Below are 10 ways to love your brain.

BREAK A […]

Alzheimer’s Association

You can help the Alzheimer’s
Association with much needed administrative assistance. Volunteers allow staff
to focus on finding a cure to Alzheimer’s.

Volunteer assistance is critical for staff to help them focus on fundraising, outreach and advocacy. Duties include assisting with mail outs, data entry, marketing, social media, outreach to media and general administrative duties. Days and times […]

Mike’s Place

Mike’s Place is a program of
Meals on Wheels Central Texas.  It is a fun time for individuals with
dementia and a source of support and rest (respite)for the family members who
are caring for them. 

Everyone, the participants, the volunteers, the staff, have felt touched by this program.  The participants are excited about coming, their caregivers say […]

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