Bridge to Healthy Families
Who We Are
Bridge to Healthy Families (BHF) is a Dementia Care Network that supports families who are caring for a family member with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia in the Sacramento area. The goal of this program is to improve access to comprehensive support services for family caregivers and their care receivers. It is a collaboration of the Asian Community Center, the Alzheimer's Association and the UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center.
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FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
The Support Group meets every 2nd Wednesday of each month, from 12:00-1:00 p.m.at ACC Park City. This self-help group is run by and for people with challenges or life changing situations involving memory decline, such as dementia/Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment. The group provides emotional support, encouragement and affirmation to caregivers. Christina Hom, a caregiver of a family member with dementia, leads the group. For more information, contact Christina Hom (916) 392-7925 or Judie Higashi, Community Nurse Specialist, at (916) 393-9026 ext. 336.
ACC Park City
7375 Park City Drive
Sacramento, CA 95831
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month, 12:00 - 1:00 pm.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Every 68 seconds, someone in America develops Alzheimer’s disease. That is one of the many startling statistics in the war against Alzheimer’s. ACC is joining the fight by participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s® on Saturday, 10/05/13, at the State Capitol. Join our team and walk with us or donate to ACC’s team: ACC Bridge to Healthy Families. Your support will help the Alzheimer’s Association to enhance Alzheimer’s care and support and advance critical research for all those affected by this devastating disease. Help make a difference for the future of millions. For more information, contact Susan Sarinas at (916) 393-9026 x339, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit ACC’s team page.
Please contact Bridge to Healthy Families for more information
Alzheimer's Association Northern California and North Nevada
UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
ADEAR - Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center
California State Guidelines for Alzheimer's Disease Management
UCSF Memory Loss Center
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