Dementia Society of America

Dementia Society of America
Dementia Society of America

Mission Statement

Educate. To significantly raise the awareness in America to the spectrum of conditions collectively known as Dementia, including but not limited to: Mild Cognitive Impairment; Alzheimer's Disease; Mixed Dementia; Young Onset Dementia; Vascular Dementia; Dementia with Lewy bodies; Frontotemporal Dementia; Parkinson's with Dementia; Multiple Sclerosis with Dementia; and Dementia resulting from Traumatic and/or Chronic Brain Injury (commonly refered to as CTE, and usually sports-related), among many others.

Provide. To make available, non-medical, easy-to-understand Dementia awareness materials and resources for individuals, small businesses, larger corporations, civic organizations and communities-at-large. We also underwrite monthly programs within continuing care communities and in public Dementia-friendly forums, that emphasize meaningful therapies for those living with Dementia, and their caregivers, such as: Audible Arts- Music & Singing; Dance & Movement; Visual Arts; and Touch & Sensory Stimulation.

Recognize. To encourage those that provide: exemplary Dementia caregiving; counseling; support; engagement; develop prevention initiatives; and create innovative products, services and solutions.

We believe that every American and each employer in America should know the facts about Dementia, and therefore our trademarked call-to-action is simply, KNOW DEMENTIA!®

https://www.dementiasociety.org

Status
Private Company
Founded
2013