Helping the community better understand and support our neighbors affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.
Our goal is to make the community more aware, informed, sensitive and supportive of people experiencing and caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of Dementia.
Our objective is to improve awareness of the resources and organizations available to support people with dementia and their families and increase knowledge of dementia across the community.
This project is led by and a priority of the Victory Fund, a foundation created to help communities in northeastern Minnesota identify, address and resolve chronic health issues.
The ACT on Alzheimer’s® Dementia Friendly Communities Toolkit has four phases that guide in adopting dementia-friendly practices across the community:
We’re honored to lead this initiative with a diverse group of volunteers from the following organizations: