What a year it has been! 2020 has seen the world in unprecedented times. But in spite of the COVID-19 health crisis, ADA has forged on to help our dementia community thrive. We’re so happy to have achieved so much with your support.
In the last quarter, we ran a fully virtual World Alzheimer’s Month for the first time. Indeed, it was a foretaste of more initiatives we’re taking online and offline, with three new programmes having been launched since, including the Caregiver Support Network (CSN) and the Inclusive Dementia-Friendly Communities (iDFC) webinar series.
There is a lot more in store for us in 2021. And if you’d like to help someone you know kick-start their journey to learn more about dementia, forward this email or help them subscribe to receive future issues of our e-newsletter.
The Faces of World Alzheimer’s Month 2020
Journey through 30 days of non-stop action and activities as ADA marked the month of September in a fully virtual awareness campaign. FIND OUT MORE.
Adapting For The Future
As 2020 draws to a close, ADA prepares for dementia care in the ‘New Normal’ with three new programmes.READ MORE.
Why We Do What We Do
In October 2020, ADA welcomed a new Head of Fundraising – Sherwan Sharip. With a background in media sales and a keen passion in social work, let’s hear from Sherwan about his goals for the social service sector in a post-COVID world, as well as what drives him in his work. READ MORE.
10-12 Dec 2020 This year, the ADI Conference is hosted as a virtual event. Featuring a range of international keynote speakers and a high standard of scientific and non-scientific content, the conference programme enables participants to learn about the latest advances in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, care and management of dementia.
For upcoming courses for PROFESSIONAL CAREGIVERS, visit alz.org.sg/pro
COVID-19 threw a curveball and disrupted most of our lives in 2020. As the year comes to a close, catch the latest inclusive Dementia-Friendly Communities (iDFC) webinar episode on ‘Stories of Self-Care in the midst of COVID-19’, where community partners and caregivers share stories of resilience and provide self-care tips. These webinars aim to ensure continued community outreach to residents, persons with dementia and their caregivers. It also serves as a platform to raise awareness about dementia-related skills and knowledge. SEE MORE VIDEOS
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