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Dementia Care within Communities and Families

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Dementia Awareness and Advocacy

Lori La Bey talks with Jean Smiley who worked as a Certified Nurse’s Aide on and off throughout the years. In 2010, her Mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and her husband started showing signs of dementia. Since 2012, Jean set out to raise awareness, make a difference helping others understand dementia and what they may face on their journey  She’ll share her experience as a CNA, her personal journey with dementia,  along with tips on struggles and what life is like after caregiving.

Contact Jean Smiley, North Aurora IL

Email: jeansmiley5@netscape.net

What Questions You Have For Those Living With Dementia?

Below Video compliments of Dementia Chats

Those with dementia talk needs and strategies to incorporate when building dementia friendly communities and businesses.

Find out 1) who do you need on your team and why. 2) Why are the little things so important. 3) What others are doing that is working well.

Additional Dementia Chats Interviews:

Juggling Dementia Care &

Finding Balance

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UPCOMING PUBLIC EVENTS WITH LORI LA BEY:

Coming to Woodbury, MN – Sept 25th and 26th

Coming to Toms River, NJ – Oct 8th and 9th

Coming to Elmhurst, IL – Oct 16th & 17th

More Information to Come

Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Schedule Your Next Event with Lori La Bey https://www.alzheimersspeaks.com/contact-us

See what LeadingAge has to say about Lori La Bey

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

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Fight Alzheimer’s Together

Push Dementia Forward – Participate!

Find A Memory Café In Your Area

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Support for Caregivers

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Thursday Feb. 7th , 2019

2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 7pm London

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Alzheimer’s Speak host, Lori La Bey talks with Dr. Eboni I. Green who is a Registered Nurse and family caregiver. Eboni and her husband Terrence are the co-founders of Caregiver Support Services a non-profit organization that trains and supports family and frontline caregivers. Eboni has also written three books focusing on family caregiving: Reflections from the Soul, At the Heart of the Matter and Caregiving in the New Millennium.

Make sure to check out their 3 FREE Webinars on Grief.  The webinars will be available 4 different times throughout this year.

Contact Dr. Eboni  Green at Caregiver Support Services

Website:  www.caregiversupportservices.org

Email:  egreen@caregiversupportservices.org

Understanding Grief Series:
https://www.bigmarker.com/series/understanding-grief-series/series_details 

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Caregiversupportservices and https://www.facebook.com/Honorinaskingforhelp/

See what LeadingAge has to say about Lori La Bey

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonials https://youtu.be/oQILeOcQYN0

Video Interviews with Those Living with Dementia
Alzheimer's Speaks Radio with Dr Jessica Zwerling.

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Find A Memory Café In Your Area

Programming starts Feb. 17th, 2019 – Preview Below

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Connecting in the Land of Dementia

Connecting in the Land of Dementia

on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio  

Tuesday Sept. 13th, 2016

2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London time

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Tuesday we will have Deborah Shouse a former family caregiver, Alzheimer’s advocates, writer, and performer. She has a passion for helping people find the gifts and blessings in the care partners’ journey through dementia. Deborah is the author of the Love in the Land of Dementia and the newly published Connecting in the Land of Dementia:Creative Activities to Explore Together.

Reach Deborah at:  DementiaJourney.org

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I want to thank Dr. Gordon Atherley for having both Michael Ellenbogen, a man living with dementia and a power house advocate for change in our care culture and myself  on his wonderful radio show. 

I think you will find the conversation very interesting and informative.

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