According to one study published in Psychology Today (when wandering) “The majority of patients succumb to the environment. One in five dementia patients (42 cases in this study) were found deceased due to hypothermia, dehydration, or drowning. No fatalities were found among dementia patients when they were located within 24 hours.
SafeTracks™ president Vince Morelli recently spoke at 13th annual Domestic and Relationship Violence Initiative Committee (DRVIC) Front Line Service Awards 2017. Mr. Morelli presented the pilot program in Red Deer, Alberta that worked in conjunction with other community agencies and organizations in an effort to #EndDomesticViolence. The event celebrated people who have made a significant
In Canada, half of all woman have experienced at least one incident of physical or sexual violence since the age of 16. If you or someone you know is a a victim of family and/or domestic violence, please seek help immediately. For a list of local resources visit Sheltersafe.ca or click here Approximately every six
Original Story publish by RDNews Now: http://rdnewsnow.com/article/559679/domestic-violence-service-awards-han... November 1, 2017 – 3:26pm By: Josh Hall Frontline service providers in the area of domestic violence were recognized once again on Wednesday. The annual awards are handed out by the Domestic & Relationship Violence Initiative Committee. Accepting a lifetime achievement award was Kim Haugen, who works with
The latest in locator device technology September marked the launch of Dementia Connections, a magazine specifically written for those living with Dementia and their families. The publication talks about Dementia Friendly Communities and Programs, Expert Advise and Medical Breakthroughs. In March 2013, AHS partnered with a research team led by Lili Liu from the University
2017 marks the 6th year for the international World Alzheimer’s Month campaign to raise awareness about the challenges surrounding Dementia. This year the theme “Remember Me”, will be focused on the importance of early detection and diagnosis.