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October 24, 2017
Community invited to Virtual Dementia Tour in Hudson
October 24, 2017 - 8:54am
September 30, 2017
Teepa Snow, a dementia educator and founder of Positive Approach, delivers a keynote speech Sept. 29, 2017, for the 11th annual Caregiver Conference at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Conference Center. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
A unified front: 300 attend Caregiver Conference in New Richmond
September 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 3, 2017
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am
December 5, 2016
Some 50 members of United Methodist Church recently gathered to learn how their congregation can become a “dementia friendly” church. The church staff has already completed the training. (submitted photos)
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
December 5, 2016 - 7:00am
October 8, 2016
Longtime community supporter and activist Judy Freund asked those attending to describe what a "dementia friendly " would look like and how could that happen. (photos by Meg Heaton)
Work begins on creating a dementia friendly community
October 8, 2016 - 9:00am
October 4, 2016
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
October 4, 2016 - 7:00am
September 28, 2016
For better or worse: memory loss, dementia and caregiving
September 28, 2016 - 7:01am
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