Helping communities understand and better support our neighbors affected by Dementia and Alzheimer’s.
is a neighborhood-based initiative that aims to identify and act on the best ways to improve our communities.
Our goal is to make our neighbors more aware, informed, sensitive and supportive of people experiencing and caring for those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
The ACT on Alzheimer’s® Dementia Friendly Communities Toolkit has four phases that guide communities in adopting dementia-friendly practices across the community: 1. Convene, 2. Assess, 3. Analyze, 4. ACT Together.
We’re honored to lead this process starting in Duluth’s East End with a diverse group of volunteers from the following organizations: