By Jennifer Braisted, Director of Government Affairs, Alzheimer’s Association Florida Chapters Another legislative session has come and gone. Florida has … More
By John Strader, Hollywood, FL According to a new report from the Alzheimer’s Association, 827,000 Floridians are serving as caregivers for … More
Whether it was traveling through multiple time zones or sitting on a bus for 540 miles, nothing could stop advocates from getting to Tallahassee for the Alzheimer’s Association’s annual Rally in Tally, State Advocacy Days. Over 70 advocates made the trek to raise their voice and turn the Old Historic Capitol purple.
Florida is committed to ensuring our state is dementia capable and doing all we can to provide support to those living with the disease and their care partners. We will be kicking off our advocacy efforts Feb. 7-8 for our annual Alzheimer’s Rally in Tally.
By Dawn Wade During Hispanic Heritage Month, we are recognizing standout individuals making an impact in their communities. We are … More
On Day Three of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC), we heard from more researchers at institutions across Florida who … More
By Jennifer Braisted, Director of Government Affairs, Alzheimer’s Association Florida Why Alzheimer’s is a Public Health Issue When you think … More
By Maddison Rametta On May 17, more than 700 advocates donned their purple sashes and returned to Capitol Hill to … More
Usha fights to end Alzheimer’s in memory of her mother. She writes about how her journey as a volunteer and how it was the “spark” that kept her going.
From attending the Rally in Tally to traveling to D.C. for the national forum and meetings with legislators in between, Leslie is an amazing voice in the fight to #ENDALZ. In our latest blog, she writes about why she volunteers and how others can get involved.