More than Quick Fixes, Long-term Care Needs Vision

This past weekend, like many I sat riveted, watching the SpaceX Endeavor as it launched successfully and 19 hours later, docked with the International Space Station. Like a phoenix rising from the fire of chaos raging across our planet, the Endeavor is a symbol of...

Memory Boosters Social Club

I was asked to post the following story by Anne Hopewell, a member of the Memory Boosters Social Club, in the hopes that others would be inspired to start a Memory Boosters Club in their own communities. For more information contact Anne at annehopewell70@gmail.com or...

Seven A’s of Dementia

I first saw this article about the Seven A’s of Dementia on the Alzheimer Society (York Region, Canada) website and thought it was a brilliant. Click here to see the original article. I’ve since seen these “Seven A’s” elsewhere but no one...

ODAG and the Canadian Senate

Mary Beth Wighton is a board member of the Ontario Dementia Advisory Group, a group of people living with dementia in Ontario, Canada that was formed in fall 2014 with the purpose of influencing policies, practices, and people to ensure that people living with...