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Creating Moments of Joy Along the Alzheimer’s Journey: A Guide for Families and Caregivers

By: Jolene Brackey Jolene Brackey has a vision. A vision that will soon look beyond the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease and focus more of our energy on creating moments of joy. When a… Read More

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Easier Than You Think

Do you have insulin resistance? If you don’t know, you’re not alone. This is perhaps the single most important question any of us can ask about our physical and mental health—yet most patients,… Read More

Legal and community resources for families affected by dementia

By: Linsey Gleason Perhaps you’ve heard the staggering statistics of how dementia is affecting our community. As our population ages (and life expectancies continue to rise), more people are affected by memory loss…. Read More

DementiaWise – 5 Part Series for Family Caregivers

DementiaWise Series With guest speaker Alicia Junghans of ComForCare Home Care, we are hosting a five-part series, DementiaWise, designed specifically for family caregivers caring for a loved one that has dementia. Meeting times… Read More

Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

The Difference Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Many times Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are used interchangeably and it is thought that one means other. That is not the case. Dementia is a collective term,… Read More

Alive Inside Documentary

ALIVE INSIDE is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity. Filmmaker Michael Rossato-Bennett chronicles the astonishing experiences of individuals around the… Read More

Senior Living Communities Offer Innovative Initiatives for Resident Engagement

In this article by the  Assisted Living Federation of America, (ALFA) innovations in senior engagement are discussed. To view the entire article, follow this link.To talk to us about how to help your… Read More

Communicating with the Many Faces of Dementia

A special event presented by Teepa Snow, one of America’s leading educators on dementia. Click flyer to enlarge view

The New Breed of Service Dog: Canine Caregivers for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

There are approximately 5.3 million Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, and millions more with some other form of dementia. New advancements are being made every year in the medical field to treat these… Read More

Guiding Caregivers Through Life Changes in Dementia Care

There are life changes and emotions that caregivers experience when caring for someone with dementia. If you are a caregiver, Clark Retirement Community invites you to come and learn ways to work through… Read More