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Alzheimer’s Association of MA/NH Hosting Virtual New England Family Conference

Join the Alzheimer’s Association of MA/NH for a free, virtual conference for those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia and their families. Sessions will feature notable guest speakers and include a panel of persons living with early stage dementia. Topics include tips and strategies to living well with cognitive changes, use of expressive therapies and mindfulness practice to live well, a caregiver panel, how to approach resistance to care, and creating a healthy and safe environment for living with dementia. Continue reading

Age/Dementia Friendly Communities: Partner with BU MetroBridge during the Spring 2023 Semester

The MetroBridge program at BU’s Initiative on Cities is currently seeking government and community project partners for the spring 2023 semester.

MetroBridge embeds real-world projects for municipalities and community organizations into courses at BU, enlisting our students and faculty as allies in addressing a range of issues. The program has previously supported age-friendly community initiatives and could support any number of assessment, action-planning and program implementation. Continue reading