Memory Moment is our monthly article reaching Effingham, Jasper, Coles, Cumberland, Shelby, Fayette, & Clay counties through our partnerships with local newspapers. All of the monthly articles cover topics related to dementia, caregiving, and aging. Please click below for the following articles:

January 2016: Introduction to Effingham Area Alzheimer's Awareness & Memory Moment Articles

February 2016: Dementia & Alzheimer's: What's the difference?

March 2016: Forget-Me-Not Café

April 2016: Safety & Springtime

May 2016: Home Safe Home

June 2016: Summer Vacations & Dementia

July 2016: Can you hear me now? Quick tips for better dementia communication

August 2016: The ABC's of Alzheimer's: Helping your children understand the ins and outs of the disease

September 2016: Starting the conversation

October 2016: Holidays & Alzheimer's

November 2016: Basics of Alzheimer's Disease

December 2016: Let's talk money: Guidelines for tackling finances & Alzheimer's

January 2017: Keeping the winter doldrums away

February 2017: The Power of Love

March 2017: The Power of Volunteering

April 2017: Driving & Dementia

May 2017: Recap of "Medications, Management, Interactions & What You Should Know"

June 2017: Becoming Dementia-Friendly

July 2017: Sweet summertime: Tips for helping your loved one living with dementia enjoy the season!

August 2017: Something's not right. Now what?

September 2017: An unconventional method: Learning dementia caregiving from improv comedy

October 2017: Assessing nonverbal signs of pain

November 2017: What does Alzheimer's awareness mean to you?

December 2017: This is the Year

January 2018: 2017 In Review

February 2018: In-depth overview of Lewy Body Dementia

March 2018: Brain Health Awareness Month

April 2018: Breaking the stigma; reaching for support

May 2018: In-depth Overview of Vascular Dementia Part 1 

June 2018: In-depth Overview of Vascular Dementia Part 2

July 2018: In-depth Overview of Frontotemporal Dementia

August 2018: Becoming a Dementia Friendly Community

September 2018: Long Distance Caregiving.

October 2018: Preparing for Hospitalization with Dementia

November 2018: In Honor of Caregivers

December 2018: Finding Hope and Joy This Holiday Season

January 2019: Back Where It All Began

February 2019: Common Causes of Dementia-Like Symptoms

March 2019: Keeping Active Vital for those with Dementia

April 2019: Celebrate Older Americans Month

May 2019: Examining the Relationship between Sleep & Alzheimer's

June 2019: Protecting Your Loved One's Financial Security

July 2019: How Do You 'Take Care'?

August 2019: Family Caregiver Support Program

September 2019: Assessing Non-Verbal Signs of Pain

Redefining rural dementia support

Effingham Area Alzheimer's Awareness

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