Dementia Friendly Evanston is seeking individuals to participate in focus groups and discuss their own or their loved one’s experiences in living with memory loss, dementia or mild cognitive impairment. To find out more about these groups including dates, location and qualifications please see the recruitment flyer here.
Dementia Friendly Evanston (DFE) falls under the purview of the Community and Health Services sub-committee of Age Friendly Evanston task force. Dementia Friendly Evanston’s mission is community-wide education, outreach, collaboration and advocacy, to maximize the quality of life, community participation, and independence for Evanstonians living with dementia and their care partners.
More information on the Age Friendly Evanston task force can be found here; https://www.cityofevanston.org/residents/senior-services/age-friendly-task-force