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...