"This year's applicants, from over 70 nonprofit organizations, again impressed us with their dedication to inventive and interesting approaches to Alzheimer's disease caregiving. We feel the winning programs are extraordinary and they truly represent the intent of the Awards," said Kathleen Kelly, FCA executive director.
Representatives of the winning organizations will receive their awards at a reception held during the 2017 Aging in American Conference in Chicago, March 20 to 24. The reception will take place on Wednesday, March 22, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. The reception is open to the public.
Diverse / Multicultural Communities
Policy and Advocacy
Detailed information on the winning programs is available HERE.
To see an online scrapbook of past awardees click HERE.
The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation invests in programs that promote education, tolerance, social services, healthcare, and the arts. In the area of Alzheimer's disease The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation focuses its grant-making on the advancement of research by junior investigators in the United States and Israel and investments in Alzheimer's disease caregiving.
Family Caregiver Alliance and its National Center on Caregiving offer local and national programs to support and sustain the important work of families and friends caring for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions. A wealth of online caregiving support and advice, resource listings, fact sheets, newsletters, research reports, and policy updates can be found at www.caregiver.org. Call (800) 445-8106 for more information.
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SOURCE Family Caregiver Alliance