Your Alzheimer's Community
If you know someone with Alzheimer's disease or have been diagnosed yourself, this is your community. Alzheimers.net grew out of the need to have a social network that will be a respite, a resource and a way to connect with others who share a common bond. Get authoritative, up-to-date resources and advice from professionals with expertise about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Model towns are a unique answer to memory care. These towns look like fully functioning towns and town centers, complete with all the amenities of any other town, but are specifically designed to ease the stress and anxiety of people living with an Alzheimer’s disease or dementia diagnosis.
Learn more about these cities and their impact on caregivers and people with the disease.
Model Towns Strive to Create Safe Environment for People with Alzheimer’s
Model cities and towns are popping up across the globe, hoping to create a safe place for people with Alzheimer’s or a related form of dementia.
The latest model city Read more
Imagine that you’ve been diagnosed with dementia. You’re in the early stages and have the opportunity to choose how you will be cared for in the future.
What if your choices were between a home setting or a gated community where you can share an apartment with friends and have the freedom to go shopping whenever you please. Which would you pick? Learn more about an international senior care community revolutionizing dementia care through dementia villages.
A Dementia Village
In the municipality of Weesp, not far from Amsterdam, sits the village of Hogewey. At first glance, it looks like any other village Read more