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Dementia Friendly America Newsletter

Dementia Friendly America Newsletter

June 2020 Newsletter New Communities Join the FDA Network! Dementia Friendly America continues to welcome new communities to the fold! Read on to learn about our newest communities in Wisconsin, Illinois and Georgia. Shorewood, ILShorewood, WI’s Dementia Awareness...

Save For A Rainy Day

Save For A Rainy Day

It is interesting when you are young you worry about nothing but yet when you turn 50 you worry about everything. I remember my Mothers words when I was younger ” Save your money for the rainy day, there will always be a rainy day “. It appears that the younger...

The Power of Community

The Power of Community

In most recent weeks, we as a nation and the world have been thrown into the uncertainty of COVid 19 pandemic. As we all navigate together and learn together, and grow together, I cannot help but think that the effects of this disaster will be seen for the next year...

Keeping It Simple

Keeping It Simple

As the new year turns so too does people’s lives. New beginnings for everyone however for some not always the changes they had anticipated, like having to have Home Care when you were once independent. Last year I had the pleasure of meeting a family we had taken over...

Irish American News – Home Care

Irish American News – Home Care

When I was offered to write for this column I jumped at the opportunity. Why? Because it is a great opportunity to educate the General public about our health care system. Our health care system is changing rapidly, and it is extremely confusing on any given day let...

Home Care Is A Real Business

Home Care Is A Real Business

By 2020, 56 million Americans will be aged 65 or older and by 2050, that number will reach 84 million. According to the National Coalition on Aging, 70% of aging Americans will not be able to care for themselves at some point without assistance. 9 out of…

The Revolving Door of Health Care

The Revolving Door of Health Care

In recent years, the volume of calls to the 24/7 help line for the Alzheimer’s Association has increased. The common denominator is families calling in asking for assistance with a loved one with a form of dementia and the requests are for information on trained...

Welcome!

Welcome!

My name is Aishling Dalton-Kelly. I’m excited, and very honored, to have this opportunity to introduce myself to you. My Irish heritage means I was blessed with the gift of the gab. My father would say "Aishling you are so honest you will get yourself in to trouble;...