Just as we encourage caregivers to build a strong support network as they care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia disorder, the Home Instead® network finds strength in collaboration with our network of partners.
Home Instead® partners with leading organizations around the world to advocate for high-quality care for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and support for their families. By uniting our efforts toward a common goal, we feel optimistic in the difference we’re able to make in the lives of all those affected by dementia, both now and for future generations.
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Hilarity for Charity®
In 2012, Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen founded Hilarity for Charity® (HFC) as a resource for the millennial generation, to help bridge the gap in understanding the landscape of Alzheimer’s disease. Today, HFC is dedicated to raising awareness, inspiring change, and accelerating progress in Alzheimer’s care, research, and support through the engagement of millennials. Using this unique approach, HFC aims to significantly improve outcomes for all family members contending with Alzheimer’s disease by 2020. Learn more about Hilarity for Charity at www.hilarityforcharity.org.
Hilarity for Charity and the Home Instead network are working together to award in-home care grants to those providing care to their loved ones living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. Hilarity for Charity is proud to have awarded over 211,000 hours of in-home respite care across the United States and Canada.
UsAgainstAlzheimer’s is an innovative non-profit organization demanding – and delivering – a solution to Alzheimer’s. Driven by the suffering of millions of families, UsAgainstAlzheimer’s presses for greater urgency from government, industry and the scientific community in the quest for an Alzheimer’s cure – accomplishing this through effective leadership, collaborative advocacy, and strategic investments. Visit www.usagainstalzheimers.org for more information.
WomenAgainstAlzheimer’s, a member of the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s network, unites women across the globe to find a cure for Alzheimer’s. Home Instead was one of the founding members of the We Won’t Wait campaign, which ignites and mobilizes women to boldly raise their voices against Alzheimer’s and end current “business-as-usual” approaches to funding, research and advocacy, bringing Alzheimer’s out of the shadows and into the spotlight. Join the movement at www.wewontwaitcampaign.org.
Dementia Friendly America
Dementia Friendly America is a multi-sector collaborative on a mission to foster “dementia friendly” communities across the US. Originally developed in the UK by the Alzheimer’s Society, the Dementia Friends movement is now underway in the USA, changing the way people think, act and talk about dementia. By helping everyone in a community understand what dementia is and how it affects people, each of us can make a difference for people touched by dementia. Learn more at www.dfamerica.org.
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Their vision is a world without Alzheimer’s. For more information, visit www.alz.org.
BrightFocus Foundation funds research and promotes awareness of the devastating conditions we fear most—loss of sight and loss of mind. The nonprofit is supporting cutting-edge research around the world to defeat Alzheimer’s disease, macular degeneration and glaucoma, promising science recommended by review committees of leading experts. Learn more at www.brightfocus.org.
Women’s Brain Health Initiative
Women’s Brain Health Initiative creates education programs and funds research to combat brain-aging diseases that affect women. Home Instead is honored to be part of WBHI’s member community committed to driving the women’s brain health conversation forward. Visit www.womensbrainhealth.org for more information.
LEAD Coalition: Leaders Engaged on Alzheimer’s Disease
Home Instead actively participates in LEAD Coalition, a diverse and growing national coalition of more than 90 member organizations committed to stopping Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. The coalition works collaboratively to focus the nation’s attention on accelerating transformational progress in care and support; detection and diagnosis; and research leading to prevention, effective treatment, and eventual cures. Stay in tune with the latest news and activities in the Alzheimer’s arena at www.leadcoalition.org.