PJ’s Unforgettable Pies

An Unforgettable Love Story “When we decided to tell Ray & Phyllis's story it started out focused on the pies. They had such a great little "mom & pop" business and it was really inspiring to see their passion and success. After spending time with the couple, we learned that [...]

Frances’ Story

Frances provides full time care for her mother who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s 15 years ago and now requires constant supervision, as well as assistance with most activities. Her siblings live out of the area, so Frances is the primary caregiver and helps her mom with all daily tasks. Due to her extensive caregiving responsibilities, [...]

Gina’s Story

Gina with her mother and father Gina H. Gina is a caregiver for her 88-year-old father, Joel, and was also caring for her mother until she passed away last month at the age of 90. Joel was diagnosed nine years ago with Alzheimer’s. Initially it began with signs of confusion, [...]

Connie’s Story

Connie - In Memoriam Connie Lee Keiter was born August 26, 1928 and died three days after her 90th birthday. She met her husband, Bud on a blind date, and they married in 1949. Connie became involved with our organization when Bud was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and the family was in [...]

Facing Alzheimer’s

Facing Alzheimer’s Together We invite you to enjoy our new awareness campaign, Facing Alzheimer’s Together, photographed by internationally-renowned photographer, Donald Graham.  On behalf of Alzheimer’s Los Angeles, Donald has been photographing the most recognizable, and unsung heroes’ faces supporting our cause and telling their stories through beautiful imagery… their connection and why they [...]

Rance and Judy

Remembering Rance and Judy Howard Alzheimer’s Los Angeles is grateful to have worked with Rance Howard on our awareness campaigns via his role as a man with Alzheimer’s in Broken Memories. His friendship, generosity, and spirit of storytelling provides insight into what makes a man truly great. Rance is remembered as the distinguished patriarch of [...]

Ingrid’s Story

The Challenged Spirit Ingrid was a young woman when her mother began exhibiting symptoms. She learned first-hand how difficult it is to watch someone you love change right before your eyes.

David’s Story

The Lonely Journey David was the only one who his mother could rely on for help. He turned to Alzheimer’s Los Angeles for the support he needed.

Mercedes’ Story

Mercedes' Story Mercedes had a full plate. She juggled being a new mom of a 7-month-old while starting her career. Her father had died in 2011, and in the years since, she had noticed changes in her mother’s behavior – subtle ones at first, but it became evident that something was [...]