Dementia Friends Session
Make St. Paul a Dementia Friendly community! Sign up to become a Dementia Friend. Learn a bit about dementia and make a difference for people living with dementia in your personal and professional networks. No prior experience or dementia expertise is needed. All ages welcome. Learn more at www.ACTonALZ.org/st-paul-neighborhood
A Dementia Friends Champion is trained through the state-wide initiative ACT on Alzheimer’s (www.actonalz.org) to facilitate a one-hour Dementia Friends Information Session for friends, family, colleagues and the wider community. The goal of the Dementia Friends Information Session is to help community members understand dementia and the small things they can do to make a difference for people living with dementia. Dementia Friends is an initiative developed by the Alzheimer’s Society in the United Kingdom and was piloted by St. Paul Neighborhoods ACT on Alzheimer’s whose goal is to make St. Paul a dementia friendly community.