Sharing your experiences could help someone else who is living with dementia.
For both the person with dementia and the family members, there are ups and downs along the way. Learning to adjust takes time and education.
See if your community is recognized as Dementia Friendly and find ways to support the Dementia Friendly Illinois efforts.
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Find organizations, agencies and providers with expertise in Alzheimer’s and related dementias near you for personal connections to help with your journey.
Common Dementia Questions
What is Alzheimer’s disease?
What is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia?
What are the early signs of Alzheimer’s disease?
What are the stages of Alzheimer’s disease?
Is Alzheimer’s disease hereditary?
Is there a cure for Alzheimer’s disease?
- Alzheimer’s Disease Fact Sheet: Now Available in More LanguagesNIA’s Alzheimer’s Disease Fact Sheet answers common questions about Alzheimer’s disease including: This popular resource is now available in more languages including Spanish, French, Chinese, and Arabic. Related posts: Check Out these New Funding Opportunities from NIA Read the Latest Aging and Alzheimer’s News from NIA New Funding Opportunities from the NIA
- Lorenzo’s House Shifting the Narrative Event Shines the Spotlight on Younger-Onset DementiaCALLING ALL HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, THOSE LIVING WITH OR AFFECTED BY YOUNGER-ONSET DEMENTIA, & INDIVIDUALS INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE! Please bring your questions, experience and ideas to share with our expert panelist! Click here to register today: Related posts: Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center Empowering Families Impacted by Younger-Onset Alzheimer’s Join the Virtual Screening: Shifting The Narrative:Continue reading “Lorenzo’s House Shifting the Narrative Event Shines the Spotlight on Younger-Onset Dementia”
- LA BROCHA Hosting Art Event for People Living With Dementia and Parkinson’s DiseaseLA Brocha and community partners are excited to welcome attendees to this in-person event that will be loaded with beautiful art and art activities. Artist to offer art activities: Luz Elivier Godina Mark your calendars for: Saturday, December 17th, 11am to 2pm National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th St., in Chicago To registerContinue reading “LA BROCHA Hosting Art Event for People Living With Dementia and Parkinson’s Disease”
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