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SENIOR CENTER SPOTLIGHT: Workshop For Dementia Caregivers Set For March 23

WILMINGTON, MA – The Alzheimer’s Association is presenting a workshop on communication strategies for dementia caregivers on Thursday, March 23, from 1pm to 3pm, at the Wilmington Senior Center (15 School Street). 184 more words


The Longest Day mobile phone app

Fundraising on the go has just gotten easier!
You can now download the mobile App for iOS and Android devices. If you’re a registered participant, here’s how it works: 88 more words

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Alzheimer’s Association Provides Emergency Response Line for Wandering

Decades LLC of Albuquerque, New Mexico, provides elder care services and consultations for guardianship, conservatorship, power of attorney, and family mediation. Outside of its business operations, Decades LLC supports the New Mexico… 209 more words

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Love in the time of Chaos

What is so fascinating, in this new and disorienting era in which we’re now living, are the connections that form amidst the chaos.

Last week, I was in Olympia for Alzheimer’s Advocacy Day. 497 more words


Love Endures on Valentine's Day in the Face of Alzheimer's

Too many Valentine’s Days will be spent like Elaine and Marty Schreiber’s.  Marty will bring Elaine flowers. He also brings them other days, too, because she loves them.  576 more words

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Kids can participate in The Longest Day too


Get the kids in your family involved in The Longest Day by helping them set up a lemonade stand. Provide them with a table, pitchers of lemonade, cups and napkins. 161 more words

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Types of Dementia

Dementia is a general term for loss of memory and other mental abilities that is severe enough to interfere with daily life. While Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, it is not the only kind. 439 more words