Alzheimer's & Dementia Blog - Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center

Films featuring Dementia & Alzheimer’s

A topic as of late explores movies that show the debilitating challenges of memory loss and its effects on being a caregiver. The Father, released in 2020, is about a man with dementia, who begins

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Tips for Caregivers Coping with Dementia: Guide to Caring for Your Loved One & Yourself

Caregivers coping with dementia often face an array of challenging emotions. Having a loved one diagnosed with dementia can make you feel angry, sad, and scared for the future all at the same time. However,

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Ann Asparro Run Fundraising Dinner Series

The 2021 Ann Asparro Run Fundraising Dinners were a great success! The community gathered on Tuesday, July 13th at Craft 387 Bar & Bistro and Monday, July 26th at Morrison's Restaurant to support the

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Summer 2021 CEU Series

Registration closed for 7/1 Thank you to our program sponsor Registration closed for 7/15 Thank you to our program sponsors Register for 7/29 Thank you to our program sp...

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Recognizing June Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month - an opportunity to raise awareness about cognitive health and recognize the more than 5 million American's living with cognitive impairment, as well as those

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Dementia & Alcohol: How Are the Two Related

Excessive alcohol consumption over a period of time can have devastating effects in almost every facet of life. As one of the most abused substances in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control

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COVID-19 Reopening

We are thrilled to announce that the LIAD Center’s hands-on programming soft opening has been an absolute success. Thanks to our reliable community of families, staff and supporters, re-opening our doors

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FDA Approves New Alzheimer’s Treatment Drug

FDA approves Aducanumab, the first new Alzheimer’s disease treatment in almost two decades and the first to attack the disease process. Learn more here.

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Welcome Back: COVID-19 Reopening

The LIAD Center is open and offering in-person programming with restrictions in place. The health and safety of our employees and families remain our top priority. We also continue to offer virtual services.

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