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Alzheimer’s & Dementia

Dementia Friends Minnesota

Dimentia Alzheimers Education Resources Twin Cities MN By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Did you know there are over 11,000 individuals that are “dementia friends” in the state of Minnesota?   What is a dementia friend?  It is a person that has taken a 1 hour course to learn about dementia. Dementia Friends is a global movement that was started in the United Kingdom.    […] Continue reading →

Recommended Reading

Grandpa's Got De-Men-Cha Dementia Book Rebecca Youngmark Grandpa’s Got De-men-cha  by Rebecca Youngmark This book was written by a client who has done her homework regarding housing options should she need them in the future for her husband. This interactive book is designed for family members to use with children.  It is illustrated so that a child can color the pages as […] Continue reading →

Music for the Mind

Music Beneficial for Elderly Suffering from Alzheimer's and Dementia Twin Cities MN Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Recently, I’ve been learning and hearing more and more about music programs for those with Alzheimer’s or a dementia diagnosis. One of my clients sings in the MacPhail Giving Voice Chorus which is tremendous! Most memory care options have music therapy or music programming as part of their activities. Look […] Continue reading →

Finding Specialized Care

Finding Specialized Elder Senior Citizens Care Twin Cities MN By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs It can be a very emotional time when you or a loved one need to find the right assisted living or memory care community. That task is made even more difficult when your loved one needs specialized care for conditions such as Parkinson’s, Lewy Body Dementia and FTD. There […] Continue reading →