The Dementia & Alzheimer’s Association of St. Clair County facilitates and hosts several special events, awards, and fundraisers throughout each year to highlight our mission while raising awareness of Alzheimer’s and Dementia disease and caring for a loved one
Inaugural Dementia & Alzheimer’s Association Luncheon
Marcia Haynes was a great community advocate, and when her husband, Fred, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2006, she became his advocate as well as his primary caregiver until his passing in 2014. Marcia’s passion for supporting dementia and Alzheimer’s research and caring for families and individuals impacted by more loss led her to establishing our association.
This luncheon will honor her vision, while also honoring our local advocates and organizations that share in Marcia’s mission.
Alzheimer’s 5K Run/Walk For The Cure
The funds raised by the walk will help local caregivers through the Dementia and Alzheimer’s Association (DAA) Respite Grant, DAA Educational Speakers Series and help fund research at the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center.