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October 24, 2017
Community invited to Virtual Dementia Tour in Hudson
October 24, 2017 - 8:54am
September 30, 2017
Teepa Snow, a dementia educator and founder of Positive Approach, delivers a keynote speech Sept. 29, 2017, for the 11th annual Caregiver Conference at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Conference Center. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
A unified front: 300 attend Caregiver Conference in New Richmond
September 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 3, 2017
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am
April 29, 2017
Author, speaker and advocate for seniors Charles Schoenfeld will give a presentation at WITC-New Richmond at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 2. Submitted photos
Seniors advocate, author Schoenfeld to give presentation
April 29, 2017 - 5:00am
February 12, 2017
Deerfield Housing Director Jackie Waalen takes a group of residents through a TimeSlips Creative Storytelling session by having the residents come up with stories about a photo they are looking at. (Submitted photo)
Deerfield taking part in TimeSlips Creative Storytelling program
February 12, 2017 - 5:00am
September 8, 2016
This year’s Western Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Walk honorary chairman is John Soderberg, president of First National Community Bank. The walk will take place Saturday, Sept. 17, at 9:30 a.m. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
John Soderberg named Alzheimer’s Walk honorary chairman
September 8, 2016 - 12:49pm
February 19, 2015
Nancy Abrahamson, dementia care specialist at the Aging & Disability Resource Center of St. Croix County, displays a window cling that local businesses can earn after completing dementia training. Abrahamson’s goal is to make St. Croix County communities more dementia friendly. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Dementia care specialist aims to foster a more patient public
February 19, 2015 - 10:25am
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