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Your resource to realizing better dementia outcomes for all.

Community Health Workers Can Help Promote Healthy Aging

Learn how community health workers (CHWs) can promote healthy aging, encourage early detection of dementia and help caregivers in our CHW resource guide.

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Promoting Caregiving Across the Full Community

Public health strategists can learn how to strengthen caregiving by embedding support across policies, systems and environments. 

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Dementia: Information for Public Health

Public health professionals can take immediate action to address the unique risks and challenges facing people with dementia and their caregivers.

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Alzheimer's as a Public Health Issue

Historically, Alzheimer's disease has been seen as an aging issue, but more and more people are viewing Alzheimer's as a public health issue because the burden is large, the impact is major, and there are ways public health can intervene.

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