It is an honor to write this today, December 3, 2020, on the 5th birthday of Alzheimer’s San Diego. I had hoped we could celebrate in person tonight, during our annual Holiday Open House. [View More]
One of the most common themes discussed this year has been about loss: the loss of our ability to do what we want, when we want, how we want. For someone living with dementia, this is their new “ongoing normal” – a continual loss of resources, especially within themselves.
Jessica Cortez was looking for a new opportunity to challenge herself when she learned about the job opening at Alzheimer’s San Diego. She's always worked in the nonprofit world and was excited to hear about the organization's reputation for serving its own community.