31 Mar New Virtual Memory Cafes from DFC
As social beings, humans thrive on interacting with one another. For people living with dementia and their caregivers, social interaction with other people is vital component to their health.
“A lot of times when people get a dementia related diagnosis, people back away because they don’t know how to interact,” Dementia-Friendly Communities of Northern Colorado founder and Executive Director Cyndy Luzinski said. “ The research is very clear that with social connection cognitive decline will slow down.”
To help people living with dementia and their caregivers maintain social interaction during the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home mandate, the organization offering virtual memory cafes.
Read the full article from the Greeley Tribune, posted March 29, 2020 by Tamara Markard