What is dementia?
Dementia is a general term for loss of memory, language, problem-solving and other thinking abilities that are severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer's is the most common cause of dementia. – Alzheimer’s Association
What is a Dementia-Friendly Community?
A dementia friendly community is a village, town, city or county that is informed, safe and respectful of individuals with the disease, their families and caregivers and provides supportive options that foster quality of life. – Dementia Friendly America
Action Team Meeting Information
Date: 4th Wednesday of every month
Time: 3 p.m. CT / 4 p.m. ET
Location: On Zoom (Email coordinator for more information)
Previous Information Session Recording - click here
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