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Look & Listen – It’s Been A Long Time Coming, But Change Is Happening!

It’s Been A Long Time Coming

But Change In Dementia Care Is Happening!


 Look, Listen and You Will Find Conversations Happening,

Along with Strong Collaborations Forming

Lori La Bey Founder of Alzheimer's Speaks

Lori La Bey Founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks

Here are just a couple of the things I’m involved in this coming week!

There will be a lot of exciting things coming out of Wisconsin this year on becoming Dementia Friendly, because the state is now on board. Check out information on the WALA Event as well.

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I have the privilege of meeting with the Australian team shaking up the world of Dementia Care. I can’t wait to share what I learn.  Here is their video if you so how missed it.

For More Information Visit www.UnitedCareAgeing.org.au


Also I will be on this weeks Common Sense Caregiving Discussion which Gary Joseph LeBlanc has.  Other guests will be Norm’s Mc Namara, Founder of the global movement The Purple Angel Project and so much more, along with Harry Urban, founder of the  “Forget Me Not” group on Facebook. I will post our discussion once it goes live.  

For More resources on Dementia and Caregiving Check out our website below.

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Ideas & Collaboration From Australia on Dementia

Mark Your Calendars For A Special Addition

On Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio June 16th, 2014

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5pm EST, 4pm CST, 3pm MST, 2pm PST, 10pm London on June 16th

and 7am Australia time June 17th

Click Below to go Directly to the show. If you can’t make the time, listen later!

colin mcdonnell

Our guest today will be Colin McDonnell, Care Services Manager at Unitingcare Ageing’s at Starrett Lodge NSW Australia . Colin has had a long career in aged care with a particular interest in person centered care, especially with people living with dementia. His work is incredible and Colin has received multiple awards. People around the world are taking notice of his work.


corrine filmmaker with colin and cathy

Corinne Maunder is a producer at Fire Films and will join Colin in our conversation. Corinne has a production company she founded in 2003, which specializes in medical, health and wellbeing video production. Corrine has worked with Cathy Greenblats and Starrett Lodge to develop exceptional footage to inspire and engage people to shift our dementia care culture.


Join the conversation and listen to what Colin and Corrine have to learned and what are willing to share with us today!

Contact Colin           Website

Contact Corinne           Website

Check out the film that started the conversation.

People all over the world are commenting on how they want to use this model of care.

Check Alzheimer’s Speaks For More Resources

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