Lessons from Caregiving: A Daughter’s Story

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be a difficult and painful task, especially when that loved one lives far away. This is a fact that Donna Luzzi knows only too well as a former long-distance caregiver to her mother, Ednamae. Recently, Donna shared her personal caregiving journey with the Alzheimer’s Association, as well as some of the lessons she learned along the way.

COVID-19: Planning Your Best Defense

As COVID-19 vaccine distribution becomes increasingly available across the state of Florida, the Florida Department of Elder Affairs is issuing guidance for vaccinating people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

Collegiate BRAIN BUSTERS Tournament

Course Syllabus Tournament Description:  Join the Alzheimer’s Association’s first inaugural Collegiate Brain Buster Tournament this April 2021. Compete to show your school spirit by winning the cumulative Kahoot! Tournament featuring 3 topics:  1) Alzheimer’s and Dementia  2) Brain Health and Risk Reduction  3) Warning Signs and Getting a Diagnosis  Here’s how it works – WatchContinue reading “Collegiate BRAIN BUSTERS Tournament”