Dementia Action Collaborative

Announcements

DAC Progress Report 2021 available now


Resources for Dementia Caregivers During Covid-19 (updated 9/2022)

About DAC

Upcoming DAC Meetings


Looking for information about memory loss or dementia?

Find help, guidance and planning tools at memorylossinfowa.org

Established in 2016, the Dementia Action Collaborative (DAC) is a group of public-private partners committed to preparing Washington state for the growth of the population living with dementia. Learn more about the DAC. The DAC will host multiple meetings in 2022-2023 as we work to update the Washington State Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias. Upcoming meetings include: September 15, 2022 (9am - 3:00 pm), October 26, 2022; 9 am – 3 pm, Dec 14, 2022; 9 am – 12:30 pm, Feb 15, 2023 9 am – 12:30 pm, April 26, 2023; 9 am – 12:30 pm, June 28, 2023; 9 am – 12:30 pm.

Resources for Individuals, Families, and Community Organizations

Resources & Tools for Health Care Providers

Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

“Let’s Talk Dementia” Mini-Videos

Six brief videos featuring Washingtonians with dementia and their care partners, talking about the value of early diagnosis and what they suggest for living well with dementia.

  1. I'm still me  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sAUXEbxMO4
  2. No regrets  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0d35CZYSvSQ
  3. What is the harm in finding out?  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNX7DEczFXk
  4. Tips from Washingtonians who are living well with dementia  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYMJU5cMCxI
  5. Tips for family and care partners  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYThPmp3Yw4
  6. Creating more dementia-friendly communities  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dXyXTNHw1w
  7. All videos (combined)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMRctgGWr3w

Dementia-Friendly Resources

Alzheimer’s State Plan/Dementia Action Collaborative Documents