Continuing the Legacy

August 6, 2014
Caregiving

When John Clark’s mother, Ruth Vivian Clark, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 1993, the now 72 year old and retired 7th grade math teacher at Ledyard Middle School saw the impact that this disease had on his family. “Mom was already well into the third stage of Alzheimer’s disease, and my sister, Jeanne Warren, of North Sullivan, ME, was the caregiver to our Mom. At the same time Jeanne …Read the Rest

The END of Alzheimer’s Starts With Me:

The END of Alzheimer’s Starts With Me:
July 7, 2014
Caregiving

Teresa Norris is the Author of: Almost Home — How I Lost My Mother Without Losing My Mind: A Faith …Read the Rest

My Reason to Hope

My Reason to Hope
May 22, 2014
Personal Insight

Christine DiLeone shared her story during our recent Reason to Hope Breakfast event on May 7th, 2014 THANK YOU for …Read the Rest

The ABC’s of Alzheimer’s and Dementia for Caregivers

The ABC’s of Alzheimer’s and Dementia for Caregivers
April 11, 2014
Information and Education

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias The Alzheimer’s Association has partnered with the publishers of Chicken Soup …Read the Rest

Help is Available

Help is Available
March 6, 2014
General Chapter Information

Help is Available By Jessica Higgins   Perhaps this is the third month in a row that you’ve forgotten to …Read the Rest

Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter Support Group Leader Spotlight: Eugene Conrad

Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter  Support Group Leader Spotlight: Eugene Conrad
January 14, 2014
General Chapter Information

When Eugene Conrad’s wife was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, he decided to find out as much as he possibly could …Read the Rest

Holidays and Alzheimer’s Families

Holidays and Alzheimer’s Families
December 23, 2013
Information and Education

The holidays are a time when family and friends often come together. But for families living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, the …Read the Rest

Visiting a Friend or Loved One in a Residential Care Facility

Visiting a Friend or Loved One in a Residential Care Facility
October 22, 2013
Information and Education

By Mary Grace Peak In my last post, I discussed the Do’s and Don’ts on the course of action once …Read the Rest

Do’s and Dont’s of the Newly Diagnosed

Do’s and Dont’s of the Newly Diagnosed
September 10, 2013
Information and Education

The Alzheimer’s Association CT Chapter gratefully acknowledges Mary Grace Peak for authoring this blog post.   Before I get into the …Read the Rest

Fundraising Tips For the Walk To End Alzheimer’s

Fundraising Tips For the Walk To End Alzheimer’s
August 28, 2013
Walk To End Alzheimer's

  It’s almost September, which means our five Walk to End Alzheimer’s statewide events are just around the corner! Here …Read the Rest

Welcome to our new blog!

Welcome to our new blog!
August 2, 2013
Facts & Figures

  According to the 2013 Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures Report, 70,000 people are living with Alzheimer’s in the …Read the Rest

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