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The Montana Alzheimer's and Dementia Workgroup has created a Memory Loss Resource Guide for those concerned with memory loss. The guide is available on-line and is free to download. Click HERE to view the guide on the website resource page....

The Montana Alzheimer's and Dementia State Plan website has added an interactive map to learn about resources available across the state. The goal of the map is to promote dementia capable community projects, link Montana communities together though information sharing, and help Montanan's better prepare...

Be a part of something meaningful! With just a few hours a month, you can make a difference in your community. The Montana Alzheimer’s and Dementia State Plan Work Group needs Community Outreach Volunteers to work as local advocates raising awareness and being the “boots...

Dr. Patricia Coon, MD, was recognized by AARP at the February workgroup meeting for her leadership and dedication to making a difference in communities across Montana and to those affected by Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia. Dr. Coon's vision to bring a state plan for Alzheimer's...

The Caregiver Act (House Bill 163) recognizes that Montana family caregivers have huge responsibilities and supports Montana families working to keep loved ones home safely and out of costly institutions. Enactment of The Caregiver Act will better support seniors and their family caregivers. Public testimony will be taken on...

House Bill 70 (HB 70) is designed to assist Montanans with guardianship issues. Public testimony is being taken at 8:00 a.m. Monday, January 16, 2017, in hearing room 137 at the Montana Legislature, State Capitol Building in Helena regarding this issue. Click here to read more: Guardianship Reform...

Help us improve comprehensive care planning services The Alzheimer’s Association and advocates like you have taken a leadership role in encouraging government leaders to improve access to comprehensive care planning services for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia. These efforts have led to surging...