Dementia Alliance International is a non-profit group of people with dementia from all around the world that seek to represent, support, and educate others living with the disease, and an organization that will provide a unified voice of strength, advocacy and support in the fight for individual autonomy and improved quality of life.
Dementia Alliance International is a US Corporation with 501(c)(3) status which means donations by US citizens are tax deductible. Donations are welcome here…
Membership of Dementia Alliance International is free, and is open and exclusive to anyone with a medical diagnosis of any type of dementia (MCI is not a dementia). Click here to inquire about membership.
Dementia Alliance International is the global voice of dementia, and the peak body globally for people with dementia.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. (Margaret Mead)
DAI is an independent self-advocacy organization of people with dementia which is in partnership with Alzheimer’s Disease International, and where mutual collaboration is possible, with all national Alzheimer’s organisations.
Words About Words: Changing the Language of Dementia
Here is the video recording of the June 23, 2014 webinar Words About Words, which examines how language affects our perception of dementia and those who have dementia.