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December 28, 2015

Communication Director Kristin Larson talks with NBC-15 about memory concerns and what you can do if you are worried about a loved one.

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December 2, 2015

Prairie du Chien Courier Press article on the dementia friendly community effort. ADAW Outreach Specialist Becky DeBuhr is quote gave a “Train the Trainer” presentation.

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October 26, 2015

Public Policy Director Rob Gunermann's Opinion Piece on Medicare Part D, appeared in the October 26 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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October 24, 2015

Dubuque's Telegraph Hearld reports on ADAW's partnership with the Lancaster Police Department to develop a voluntary Alzheimer's & Dementia Registry.

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October 6, 2015

Public Policy Director Rob Gundermann talks with NBC-15's John Stofflet about current Alzheimer's advocacy issues.

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October 2, 2015

NBC-15 news coverage of the Middleton Memory Cafe's October outing on the Betty Lou Cruise.

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October 2, 2015

Executive Director Paul Rusk discusses the upcoming Dane County Alzheimer's Walk and ADAW services with Forward Forum host John Quinlan.

 

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October 1, 2015

Waunakee Tribune article on the city's efforts to become dementia friendly with the help from ADAW.

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September 24, 2015

Baraboo News Republic article on the Sauk County Alzheimer's Walk and interview with walk family chairperson Stephen Getsinger.

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September 20, 2015

Public Policy Director Rob Gundermann talks with WKOW"S Greg Neumann on Capitol City Sunday about dementia-specific issues currently before the legislature.

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August 13, 2015

Portage Daily Register's coverage of the dementia friendly ribbon cutting at City Hall in Portage. Eleven businesses and organizations were recognized for being Dementia Friendly.

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August 6, 2015

Rob Gundermann interviewed for BBC article on dementia in the work place

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August 5, 2015

Public Policy Director Rob Gundermann quoted in Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) press release on the creation of three bipartisan task forces on Alzheimer's and dementia.

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August 5, 2015

ADAW Public Policy Director interview with Channel 27 News on the success of Wisconsin's Silver Alert and ways to make improvements.

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July 29, 2015

Green Bay Press Gazette article on the Anniversary of Wisconsin's Silver Alert. ADAW's Public Policy Director Rub Gundermann quoted.

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July 14, 2015

NBC-15 News visits Time for Us camp in Elkhorn.

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June 29, 2015

Janet Wiegel, Outreach Specialist, talks with Brandon Taylor on Channel 27's morning show Wake Up Wisconsin about the dementia friendly community effort in Portage.

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June 23, 2015

Portage Daily Register article on the dementia friendly initiative in Portage and Columbia County. Janet Wiegel, ADAW Outreach Specialist, quoted.

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June 09, 2015

NBC-15 News update on Wisconsin's Silver Alert system. ADAW Development Director Kristin Larson interviewed.

 

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May 13, 2015

Reedsburg Times-Press coverage of the ribbon cutting ceremory at Walgreens in Reedsburg. The store is the first dementia friendly business in Sauk County.

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March 15, 2015

Waunakee Tribune article talks about the dementia friendly training session presented by Joy Schmidt, Community Education Specialist, and how the city is working to become dementia friendly.

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February 28, 2015

NBC 15 coverage of the 5th annual Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening Day.

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February 27, 2015

NBC 15 coverage of Dr. Goldie Byrd at the 5th Annual Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening program.

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February 26, 2015

NBC 15's John Stofflet talks with Mary Kay Baum, forMemory, Inc, about Time For Us summer camp. A camp for teens who have a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or a similar diagnosis.

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January 21, 2015

Waunakee Tribune article on the city's efforts to become dementia friendly with the support from ADAW. Community Education Specialist, Joy Schmidt is quoted.

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January 15, 2015

Middleton Times-Tribune article "Middleton Becomes 'Dementia Friendly' with coverage of City of Middleton's ribbon cutting.

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