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A Dementia Friendly Community is informed, safe, and respectful and enables people living with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias, and those who care about them, to live full and engaged lives in our communities.

Una Comunidad amigable con la demencia se manteine informada, segura, es respetuosa y permite que personas afectadas por el Alzheimer, al igual que sus seres queridos, puedan llevar una vida plena y comprometida en sus comunidades.

Dementia Friendly Western Massachusetts Highlighted

Program “Becoming a Dementia Friendly Community,” featuring Alice Bonner, Ph.D., RN, Massachusetts Secretary of Elder Affairs to share ideas for expanding the dementia-friendly initiative in Western Massachusetts. The program was attended by Council on Aging Directors, First Responders and representatives from organizations that serve older adults from across the four counties of Western Massachusetts and sponsored by The Loomis Communities.

Becoming a Dementia Friendly Community 2/8/18

WWLP-22News on March 5, 2017

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UMass News Coverage

UMass College of Nursing Article