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Aging with Pride: IDEA Presentation

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Aging with Pride: IDEA Presentation

October 6 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Presented Virtually | Wednesday, October 6 from 4:30-5:30 PM

Amy Cunningham, MS

  • Learn why dementia and caregiving in the LGBTQ community is an important issue to address.
  • Understand the differences between dementia and caregiving in the LGBTQ community compared to the heterosexual community.
  • Learn about health disparities in LGBTQ older adults.
  • Understand challenges faced by LGBTQ individuals who have dementia and their caregivers.
  • Learn about an evidenced-based intervention proven to improve the quality of life and health for both caregivers and those they care for.
  • Learn about the Aging with Pride: IDEA (Interventions in Dementia Empowerment and Action) study which is based upon a proven evidenced-based intervention program and enhanced for LGBTQ participants.

Hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association RI Chapter and SAGE RI

 

To register, click here: Meeting Registration (alz.org) or email Annie Murphy at mmurphy@alz.org

To learn more about Aging with Pride, IDEA Research, click here: Aging with Pride: IDEA (ageidea.org)

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Date:
October 6
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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