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5th Annual
Dementia Friendly Tempe Summit:
Living Well (with Dementia)

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The free annual Dementia Friendly Tempe Summit brings together a dynamic panel of experts to share the latest information to Live Well (with Dementia) so you can take action to improve the health of the person living with dementia and/or yourself.

Hear the emerging good news about the role of future treatments and a healthy lifestyle in treating and delaying the onset of symptoms.  Talk to representatives of  local community resources before and after the summit.

Our speakers include:

Pierre N. Tariot, MD – Director, Banner Alzheimer’s Institute
Susy Favaro, LCSW – Social Worker, Banner Alzheimer’s Institute
Naturopath – Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
Nancy Fitzpatrick – Master Docent, Arts Engagement Program, Phoenix Art Museum
Anastasia Johnstone – Community member / Person living with dementia
Carmen Ferguson - Family caregiver
Jan Dougherty, MS, RN, FAAN - Facilitator/ DFT / Banner Alzheimer's Institute

When: Saturday, March 28, 2020, 10 a.m. to noon
Where: Edward Jones Training Center, 8333 S. River Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85284
Cost: Free
Registration:  Register online at https://agefriendlytempe.eventbrite.com 
or call 480-350-8534. Walk-ins are welcome if space is available.
Respite Care:  Free care is available at the summit, but reservations are required.



seniors, morning coffeeDementia Friendly Tempe (DFT), part of Dementia Friendly America, is the first dementia friendly city in Arizona. The City of Tempe partners with Banner Alzheimer's Institute to bring you programs, information, resources  to help you learn and understand more about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia-related diseases. 


Our Calendar of Events includes dates, times and locations for programs and events:



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Resources and programs for people living with dementia and for caregivers.

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We are interested in your concerns about Alzheimer's and dementia-related diseases.  We may be able to organize a presentation to discuss that issue.  

Dementia Friendly Tempe
Phone: 480-350-8534
Email: DFT@tempe.gov