SHINE A LIGHT ON ALZHEIMER’S

Join us on December 21, the winter solstice, the longest night of the year. On this eve we will shine our lights together to diminish the darkness of Alzheimer’s.  WHEN: December 21 from 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.  We’ll gather via Zoom to hear from a few friends and shine a light in honor of allContinue reading “SHINE A LIGHT ON ALZHEIMER’S”

A “Carpe Diem” Perspective on How to Holiday during 2020

Mary Caldwell, Early Stage Program Manager, Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter Well, here we are good people- at the holiday season during one of the strangest years on record. 2020 has brought the world low and taught us exactly how crucial human connection is, especially to those living with dementia and the thousands of Georgians whoContinue reading “A “Carpe Diem” Perspective on How to Holiday during 2020”

Show your Georgia pride and your commitment #ENDALZ!

Walk to End Alzheimer’s® looked different this year, but our supporters have truly stepped up across the state to keep fighting back against Alzheimer’s and all other dementia. We are so proud of Georgia, and we can’t thank you enough for your support. Even though walk day is over, fundraising continues. Donations for the 2020Continue reading “Show your Georgia pride and your commitment #ENDALZ!”

Caregiver Stories: Jack Sanderson

National Caregivers Month Caregiving is becoming a public health issue. As diagnosis for Alzheimer’s related diseases increases, so does the number of caregivers. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 16 million Americans provide more than 17 billion hours of unpaid care for family and friends with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias each year. InContinue reading “Caregiver Stories: Jack Sanderson”