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. […]
Get the Elder Source Senior Ministries FREE Mobile App ESSM has been giving away Christian materials to senior care communities since 1979. Embracing technology is allowing us to provide more content to more seniors than anytime in our history. To load our free mobile app onto a tablet or a smart phone, simply click the […]
Ridgewater’s Activity Director program is the longest-standing program in the country for teaching students to work with the elderly population. Students benefit from our industry-recognized instructor who has 33 years of experience in activity programming, delivery, and management. She helps develop students’ compassion and understanding of the aging generation to meld a perfect mix of […]
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.
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.
Activity Director Certification Services was developed in 2003 and has been providing quality education and services to healthcare professionals serving our elders since conception. Activity Director Certification Services’ philosophy is one of‚ showing rather than telling. Theresa Thorland, owner, encompasses a format based upon experiential/hands on learning realizing that individuals remember and gain more information […]
DH Special Services is dedicated to providing education for the activity professional working in the long term care continuum. It was founded by Debbie Hommel, ACC/MC/EDU, MDEC, CTRS who has been serving the educational needs of activity professionals since 1984. DH Special Services offers the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals through independent study as […]