Alzheimer’s San Diego promoted Walk4ALZ and shared some best practices for caregiving on FOX 5 San Diego this week. Jessica Empeño, Vice President of Programs and Family Services, was joined by local caregiver Julia Torres
Alzheimer's San Diego offers Music Centered Wellness classes twice a month at our Kearny Mesa office and Tri-City Wellness Center in Carlsbad. This social activity is designed for relaxation, memory exercises, self-expression, socialization and fun
Deborah Gould was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016. She and her husband of 46 years, Greg, have asked us to help share her journey. Deborah and Greg live in Lakeside, and are determined to fight the stigma of Alzheimer’s.
We got to know Thomas and Lynn Shaw in our last newsletter, where they opened up about Lynn’s young-onset Alzheimer’s diagnosis. They’re allowing us to chronicle their journey – peaks, pits and all – to see what a year in the life of this disease can really look like.
It's been an incredible year! We are so thankful for the support many of you have shown us. We hope you will stop by our office for some holiday cheer and to spend time with
Deborah Gould, 70, has Alzheimer’s disease – and she wants everyone to know about it. She was diagnosed in 2016, a fact she shares as plainly as she would the day of the week. To some, her candor could be jarring. After all, Alzheimer’s is a disease many struggle to discuss openly.