Old Friends Club
“Do Seasonal Changes Affect Those Living with Dementia?” - Teepa Snow | View the post here
“Why I limited news exposure for my mother, who had Alzheimer’s” by Raw Burow (Alzheimer’s News Today) | View the article
I"m Still Here: A New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care
John Zeisel Ph.D.
A revolutionary new approach to Alzheimer’s care, focusing on a patient’s strengths to maintain connections with others and the world.
End of Life WA
"Our mission is to guide people in preparing for the final days of their lives. Those who are terminally ill and wish to use the Washington Death with Dignity Act can count on our volunteers to provide compassionate support throughout the entire process. We also provide support to physicians who wish to participate in the Death with Dignity Act for their patients.
We promote advance planning and envision a day when all Washington residents will make informed decisions so they may experience peaceful deaths consistent with their values."
“Some US airports strive to make flying more inclusive for those with dementia” by Terry Tang | View the article here
"The Restaurant of Mistaken Orders in Tokyo hires servers who have dementia, and mistakes are greeted with compassion and laughter."
"Javeno Mclean: A Fitness Pioneer of the Disabled Community"
Javeno hails from the city of Manchester UK and owns his own disabled-focused gym J7 Fitness, which has won gym of the year 3 years in a row. He, however, doesn’t like to use the word ‘gym’ as it’s too restrictive. It’s more of a community health centre that’s filled with Javeno’s positive, encouraging energy. He works with people that are disabled and people who have cancer, Parkinson’s, and dementia all for free at a level that feels right for them and their condition.