Free Frontotemporal Dementia Training for Alliance Members
Join Dr Amy Craven from C & V Senior Care tomorrow for this in-depth look at one type of dementia, and review how we can offer the best possible care to our patients with dementia.
Alive Inside: Music & Memory
ALIVE INSIDE is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity. Earn one hour of dementia care training credit by viewing ALIVE INSIDE, now streaming free on multiple services.
Spotlight on Dementia
Last month Vermont Public spoke with UVM neurologist Dr. John Steele Taylor on Alzheimer’s and dementia during their daily show, Vermont Edition. Meg Polyte an advocate with the Alzheimer’s Association, joined the conversation to discuss help for patients, caregivers and families. Listen to the episode on Spotify.
National Plan to Address Racism & Care Disparities in Alzheimer’s Disease Care: 2022 Update
The update addresses disparities in Alzheimer’s care as well. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, the chance of developing dementia is not equal among Americans. Black and Latino Americans are more likely to develop the condition, as are people with risk factors including high blood pressure, diabetes or depression.
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