Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Awareness Symposium

Register today for this free, state-wide event in Orlando. This two-day symposium will feature innovative research from across Florida by the Ed & Ethel Moore Alzheimer’s Disease Research Grant Program as well as seminars with dementia experts on the most current information and resources pertaining to Alzheimer’s disease prevention, care, and planning.  Visit HERE to register for this dynamic event. Additionally, facilities, centers, community and faith-based organizations … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Awareness Symposium

As Alzheimer’s Disease Prevalence and Cost of Care Rises, State Respite Funding Does Not Keep Up with Demand

Florida’s new legislative budget fails to serve growing needs of families facing Alzheimer’s disease. New Alzheimer’s Association report reveals sharp increases in Alzheimer’s prevalence and cost of care in Florida. Florida rose from 520,000 people in our state living with Alzheimer’s to just over 540,000 in one year. In the next seven years, an increase of new cases of the disease is projected to grow 33.3% … Continue reading As Alzheimer’s Disease Prevalence and Cost of Care Rises, State Respite Funding Does Not Keep Up with Demand