Music is powerful. A song can bring us joy, connect us with others and transport us to another time. For … More
Tracy Sarallo, of Tampa, saw a dramatic shift in her life when her mother began showing symptoms of memory decline. That decline was the result of Alzheimer’s disease. Her mother, unfortunately, was not the only one touched by the disease. Sarallo’s aunt was also diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and quickly declined.
Ivette Teyra, of Miami Gardens, a compassionate teacher, found herself thrust into the role of caregiver when her father, Aurelio Teyra, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 75. Alongside her sister, Yudit Marin, she embarked on a life-altering journey, giving family a whole new meaning.
Programs offered by the Alzheimer’s Association Southeast Florida Chapter are available at no-cost. To register or for more information, Click … More
Programs offered by the Alzheimer’s Association Central & North Florida Chapter are available at no-cost. To register or for more … More
Programs offered by the Alzheimer’s Association Florida Gulf Coast Chapter are available at no-cost. To register or for more information, … More
By Jill Grinnel, Center Director at Town Square Sarasota If you are a full-time caregiver, adult day centers can offer … More
Six in 10 individuals with dementia will wander at some point. Many will do so repeatedly, putting themselves in harm’s … More
By Pat Gruber, Volunteer Community Educator, Alzheimer’s Association and Volunteer Coordinator, Chapter Health System I recently had the great honor to … More
By: Debrah Nadler, BS, MBA, CCA, RA My mom was always a loving and hardworking woman who prioritized her family … More