Making DeKalb a dementia-friendly community

Making DeKalb a dementia-friendly community

Dementia has a profound effect on individuals whose symptoms range from mild to severe, and it also has a tremendous effect on their caregivers. Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative brain disease and the most common form of dementia. However, according to the...
DeKalb Co. Creates First Dementia-Friendly County In GA

DeKalb Co. Creates First Dementia-Friendly County In GA

DeKalb County hosted a drive-thru kick off event at the Lou Walker Senior Center in Stonecrest on May 26, 2021, to celebrate its efforts to become Georgia’s first dementia-friendly county. Officials are partnering with Dementia Spotlight Foundation and Dementia...
All Dementia Caregivers are heroes!

All Dementia Caregivers are heroes!

When our team at Dementia Spotlight Foundation was asked who our favorite Superhero was, we easily had our answer: Dementia Caregivers of course! The superpowers they possess are limitless! In our estimation, the first would be their power of dedication. Next there is...