Illinois Cognitive Resources Network

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Stories

Families living with dementia from across the state shared a similar thought.  We want to hear from others who are on the same journey. Whether is it was people with dementia or their family members, they all said it was helpful to hear from others who understand. We are working to collect Dementia Stories. ContactContinue reading “Stories”

Too Soon to Forget Documentary Airs on American Public Television

Posted for Susan Frick, MSW: For many years, the Without Warning support group of the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center has been creating a documentary on the experience of younger onset Alzheimer’s disease, called Too Soon To Forget. Selected by American Public Television, the documentary aired on Public Television for the first time on Sunday, May 6, 2018. The messageContinue reading “Too Soon to Forget Documentary Airs on American Public Television”

Dementia Friendly Movie

Sometimes, for a person with dementia and their care partners, going to a movie can be difficult. Our Dementia Friendly Movie will work to create an atmosphere where all are accepted and community is encouraged. As part of Dementia Friendly Illinois, we hope this first movie event will lead to others around the Chicago areaContinue reading “Dementia Friendly Movie”