For information on becoming a Dementia Friend, please contact Wendy Scott.
For more information on DFLV, please contact us.
If you or a loved one are living with dementia and would like assistance, call the Alzheimer’s Association 24-hour toll-free helpline at 800-272-3900, available in 200 languages and dialects.
Available 24/7, 211 helps you access the best local resources and services to address any need.
AAAs make it possible for older individuals to choose the services and living arrangements that suit them best.
The Alzheimer’s Association accelerates global research, drives risk reduction and early detection, and maximizes quality care and support.
The PA Link Program is a cross-age system network of partner agencies that collaborate to service individuals who need long-term services and supports.
DFA helps to ensure that communities across the U.S. are equipped to support people living with dementia and their caregivers.
DAA is a non-profit organization that provides hope and help to individuals and families living with dementia. They offer services and peer supports including weekly online discussion groups, monthly podcasts, an online Resources Center, a national Speakers Bureau and other services.
The agency advocates for Lehigh County residents and provides a wide range of services and information to help adults to be well informed. Information and assistance is provides to enable individuals to remain active, healthy, productive and independent in their community.
The agency provides services and programs to maintain and enhance the independence and dignity of Northampton County residents over the age of 60 while providing protection as necessary.
The Fleming Memory Center is an outpatient office at Lehigh Valley Hospital that serves the needs of people with dementia and their caregivers.
Support for an individual caring for an adult with dementia.
Trualta is an online education and community platform designed for families managing care at home for their loved ones and has a deep library of lessons providing practical advice on a variety of caregiving topics. Access Northampton County here.
The PA State Plan for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders utilized public input and outlines seven key recommendations to develop a strategy to mobilize the Commonwealth’s response to the increase in the incidence of Alzheimer’s and related disorders.
This resource guide defines dementia and explores local community services and supports.
Dementia Friends PA is educating the community on how to make a positive difference in the lives of people living with dementia.