"10 Years Of Making A Difference In The Lives Of Seniors"
Health and Wellness Program!
Dementia Awareness and Prevention Assistance Program (DAPAP) Sponsored in part by the Walmart Foundation
What is Dementia?
Dementia is defined as the loss of or decline in memory and other cognitive abilities. It is caused by various diseases and conditions that result in damaged brain cells.
DFTD'S Program Provides
Health and Wellness Tips
Early Detection Screenings
Games and Activities
Book Club Clusters
And much more!
Early Warning Signs of Dementia
Memory Loss that disrupts daily life.
Confusion with time or place
Getting lost in familiar surroundings
Misplacing things and losing the ability to retrace your steps
Asking the same questions over and over again.
4 Most Common Forms of Dementia
Dementia with Lewy Body
DFTD has found seniors who need healthy knowledge and information but due to mobility and transportation constraints they are unable to leave their facilities. That is why DFTD takes a variety of medical and health professionals to them.
Helpful Tips to Improve Your Memory
Write all appointments on a large calendar
Become an active reader
Eat a balanced diet full of vegetables, grains and fruits
Get a good night's sleep
Keep your brain active by doing puzzles and games
If you would like to have a DFTD Dementia Presentation please contact the office.