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The SHARE Program: Support, Health, Activities, Resources and Education

 Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

The SHARE Program:

Support, Health, Activities, Resources and Education  

Thursday we will have Carol Whitlatch, Assistant Director of Research & Education and Senior Research Scientist at the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging with us.  For over 25 years, Dr. Whitlatch studied a variety of topics related to family caregiving including: developing and evaluating intervention programs including the SHARE program (Support, Health, Activities, Resources and Education) which she will talk to us about today.  Join the conversation!

Contact Information For Carol Whitlatch:

www.benrose.org/share

216.373.1693

share@benrose.org

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Liz Tatum Host of Better Living Radio Interviews Lori La Bey founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks

  Liz Tatum Host of Better Living Radio Interviews

Lori La Bey founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks

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AGE-u-cate, Dementia Live and Compassionate Touch are Changing Lives for those Living with Dementia.

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AGE-u-cate, Dementia Live and Compassionate Touch are

changing lives for those living with dementia.

Learn how AGE-u-cate, Dementia Live and Compassionate Touch are changing lives for those living with dementia.

Today we are lucky to have Pam Brandon,  AGE-u-cate, Ann Catlin, Compassionate Touch and Kayla Gaiennie, Harbor Chase of Plano, Texas. with us to share their passion to shift dementia care. They will discuss how their collaborative efforts are changing lives not only in the US but is expanding overseas.

Contact Information For

Website – www.AGEucate.com

Pam Brandon –  pam@AGEucate.com 8 17-857-1157

Ann Catlin – ann@ageucate.com  417-844-8514

Kayla – kgaiennie@hraonline.net  972-362-1110  

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Alzheimer’s Speaks Offers Free Tips When Dealing with Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Offers Free Tips

When Dealing with Dementia

Contact us and we will email you the brochure.

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Hug a Father – Let Them Know They Are Appreciated

Hug a Father – Let Them Know They Are Appreciated

Throughout my life my Dad was a very special man, not just to our family but so many.  The stories friends would tell me later in life about how my Dad made them feel part of our family when they felt lost and alone in their own family.

My Dad allowed us all to dream, supporting us to go after our goals, never doubting our capabilities.

Dad was quick with a smile and a joke.

He was always there to help a friend or stranger.

He cared for my Mother with dementia and lead by example.

Dad had strong family values to the end.

I so miss my Father, but yet the lessons he taught through kindness will forever be with me.

May ever child have a man like my Father in their life.

We must all respect and know deep in our hearts being a Father just like being a Mother; isn’t just a biological thing.

Being a Father is about being a good person in heart and soul.

We all need good Father role models at all ages and stages of life.

So with great love and deep appreciation I say,

“Happy Father’s Day” to all the wonderful men out there.

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Life with Dementia. What is it Really Like?

 Life with Dementia.  What is it Really Like?

on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Today we are lucky to have Brian Van Buren is a 66 year old black gay man living in Charlotte NC., who was diagnosed with vascular dementia and later Early Onset Alzheimer’s in 2015. Come listen and learn from his journey with dementia.

Contact Information For Brian Van Buren:

Email:  brpvb@aol.com

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What a great success Move for Minds was on June 4th!

Thank you Maria Shriver for you passion to improve dementia awareness, education and research.

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Take a Trip to DementiaLand” with the Amazing Author Suzka

 Take a Trip to DementiaLandwith Suzka

On Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Today we are lucky to have author Suzka with us.  She is a painter, muralist, set designer for the Monterey Jazz Festival, cartoonist and now… writer.  We will have a wonderful conversation about her book “Wonders In DementiaLand,”  which is an Intimate and Whimsical Account of Dementia, Memory Loss, Caregiving and Dancing Gypsie.

Lori La Bey, Maria Shriver and Suzka at the Move for Minds Event June 4th, 2017

Contact Information For Suzka

To Purchase the book ‘Wonders In Dementialand’available on Amazon

Website: http://www.dementialand.com

Facebook: dementialand

Facebook: Suzka Susan Collins

eAddress: suzka@dementialand.com

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