Leaders Engaged on Alzheimer’s Disease (LEAD Coalition) is a diverse and growing national coalition of more than 90 member organizations committed to stopping Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, including vascular disease, Lewy body dementia, and frontotemporal degeneration. The coalition works collaboratively to focus the nation’s attention on accelerating transformational progress in: (1) care and […]
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Since its founding in 1999, “LALA” ‘s purpose has been to promote the concept of assisted/senior living communities, to educate the public in its awareness about senior living, and to participate in and promote high standards for senior living programs. Since that time, LALA has expanded and grown to become the primary voice for Senior Living Communities and the population served across this state. […]
Look to Nasco for carefully selected and relevant products for your activities life-enrichment programming. For over 25 years, Nasco Senior Activities has been helping activity professionals find solutions to address the ever-changing needs and interests of their residents. From games, sensory, reminiscence, trivia, art, equipment, resources and more, we can assist you in engaging your […]
National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners is open to all health care professionals, front line staff and First Responders who qualify for CDP® certification and are interested in learning comprehensive dementia education, who value dementia education, who are committed to ending abuse and neglect and who value Certified Dementia Practitioner® CDP® certification. Visit their website.
Founded in 2002 by a caregiver, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America provides education and support to individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and to their families and caregivers, and funds research toward improved treatments and a cure. Visit their website.
JOY FOR ALL COMPANION PETS are designed to bring comfort, companionship, and fun to older adults, especially those living with dementia. Our affordable interactive cats and pup are all about an ease-of-care and convenience that pairs with technology for the best possible experience. Our pets are widely used as a reliable, easy care, therapy pet […]
Life-changing benefits. Vibrant communities. By using Eversound to remove communication barriers, you boost engagement, strengthen connection, promote socialization, and create powerful therapeutic benefits in your community. visits with family and friends communication with caregivers group activities music therapy prospective resident tours Visit their website.
Standards and Certification: NCCAP sets Standards and Certifies Individuals to Improve Quality of Care and Quality of Life Join more than 150,000 NCCAP trained and certified individuals and start making a difference today! Visit their website.
Imagine your community directly engaging authors, historians, museum curators, animal lovers, food and drink aficionados, or even automotive enthusiasts. By joining The Live Living Network, enrichment directors and the older adult communities they serve gain access to our prescheduled calendar of engaging, live and interactive events from an industry-leading community of content partners and subject-matter […]
Creative Forecasting is a monthly magazine for Activity and Recreation Professionals working in long term care and assisted living facilities, adult day services, retirement communities, senior centers, mental health centers, and rehabilitation units. Activity Planning Simplified® by Creative Forecasting® is a user-friendly computer program developed specifically for the Activity and Recreation Profession. Specialty Books, created […]