Community Health Charities Partner

Does your employer offer a workplace employee giving program? You can make a difference in the lives of those battling Alzheimer’s for only a few dollars a month! Sign up with Community Health Charities, our nonprofit charity partner focused on raising awareness and resources for health and wellness organizations, and designate your [...]

Holiday Tips for Caregivers

As a caregiver, you probably have mixed feelings about the holidays. Happy memories of the past may conflict with worry about the extra demands made on your time and energy. Below are ways to balance the holidays while taking care of yourself. Understand the Emotions Is there a sense of [...]

Memory Mornings with LA Opera

To spread holiday cheer, LA Opera vocalists will be caroling for our Memory Mornings group in early December. Holiday music is part of our earliest memories, and Christmas carols could help people with Alzheimer’s disease or other another dementia tap into positive feelings. Memory Mornings is a program for people living with the mid-stages of [...]

IRA Minimum Distribution

Did you know you can donate your required IRA minimum distribution to Alzheimer’s Los Angeles? A qualified charitable distribution (QCD) is a direct transfer of funds from your IRA, payable to a qualified charity. QCDs can be counted toward satisfying your required minimum distributions (RMDs) for the year, as long as certain [...]

Savvy Caregiver

Participating in Savvy Caregiver Express was the best thing I’ve done since my mom’s diagnosis, both for her and for me. I learned how to help manage the day-to-day challenges with patience and understanding. I found a wonderful group of people who understood what I’m going through and became my extended support system, [...]