The first in a series of discussions focused on those living with dementia and their caregivers, the Creating Dementia Solutions podcast shines the light on Miles for Memories. Or, more accurately, the solutions Miles for Memories has created which have helped improve the lives of those living with dementia in the Battle Creek, Michigan area – and their caregivers.
In this introductory episode, hear Sherii Sherban discuss the progress the organization has made – and how their solutions are reaching beyond Battle Creek and Calhoun County.
ABOUT MILES FOR MEMORIES
Miles For Memories is a Calhoun County, Michigan organization created in 2013 to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s Disease. Later in 2014, the vision was expanded to include all types of dementia. MFM raises money each year through sponsorships, community events, and grants to gather funds to create local programming for both the person living with dementia and the caregiver. Along with local efforts, 20% of the funds to prevention-related dementia research. Miles for Memories is a committee of 70-plus volunteers and are always looking for more to get involved.
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