Alzheimer’s Disease

National Family Caregivers Month: Honoring Caregivers This November

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-November is National Family Caregivers Month. According to the Alzheimer’s Association of South Dakota, there are 38,000 family members and friends caring for someone who lives with Alzheimer’s. However, there’s more that we all can do to help. At the Bentz household, they are focused on making memories. Two years ago, Sue and Jay Bentz went to Hawaii with…

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Funds Local Programs

Memory Forum support group

SIOUX FALLS, SD- South Dakota has the third highest death rate in the country when it comes to Alzheimer’s disease. That is why the Alzheimer’s Association of South Dakota is putting more resources into helping those affected and their families. One example is a group dedicated to helping support those in the early stages of the disease. The Memory Forum,…

Touchmark Raising Alzheimer’s Awareness

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Alzheimer’s Disease affects nearly everyone and is one of the most deadly diseases without a known cure. For people living with Alzheimer’s, every day feels like the longest day which is why Touchmark at All Saints Events in Sioux Falls is doing their part in raising awareness through ‘The Longest Day’ summer series kicking off tonight….