When I was in second grade, my classroom visited a nursing home to play bingo. The morning of the visit, my friend confided that she was nervous that the residents living with dementia or other memory loss would ask her repetitious questions. … Read more
I am Edie Weinstein, a ninth grader at Visitation School, and an author of a new children’s book about dementia called Grandpa and Lucy. I wrote this book to educate young people about dementia. I am a Saint Paul native, and one of my favorite things in the world is spending time with my family.… Read more
“Caregiving for a loved one is a true gift of compassion and patience.… Read more
Dear Giving Voice Chorus Singers, Family Members, Caregivers and Others,
Welcome to the new Giving Voice Chorus blog!
We live in a world of enormous possibilities. High-speed communications, social media, news, and information challenge our capacities and senses each day. Many important ideas, understandings, and learnings also long to be shared on a deeper level. … Read more
With your support, people with dementia can experience joy and friendship though music.
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