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Lifespan Respite Coalition: Next Meeting July 23, 2024 11:00 AM

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Join NW Parkinson’s Foundation & regional experts for

2 Free Events at UW Tacoma Campus, Tacoma, WA,

August 17!!

Join Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation and your regional experts for a day of Education, Insight, Movement, and Connection. So, you live your BEST LIFE!

Admission to the HOPE conference is FREE. We welcome people with Parkinson’s, their care partners, family members, and local industry care providers. 

 Individual registration required.

University of Washington, Tacoma Campus
William W. Philip Hall, 1918 Commercial Street
Tacoma, WA

We are LOCAL and INDEPENDENT here in the Northwest.

We welcome people with Parkinson’s, their care partners, family members, and local industry care providers. 

Saturday, 08/17/2024 from 9:15 am – 4:30 pm

ADMISSION IS FREE.

Individual attendee registration is required. Please select 2 tickets if you are registering 2 people.

Box lunches will be provided.

Únase a la Northwest Parkinson’s Foudation y a sus expertos regionales para un día de Educación, Perspectiva, Movimiento y Conexiones. ¡Así, VIVES tu MEJOR VIDA!

Somos LOCALES e INDEPENDIENTES aquí en el Noroeste. Damos la bienvenida a personas con Parkinson, sus cuidadores, miembros de la familia, proveedores de atención de la industria local y cualquier persona que esté interesada en aprender más sobre:

  • Enfermedades neurodegenerativas como el Parkinson y el Alzheimer
  • Reduciendo el riesgo de enfermedades neurodegenerativas
  • Nutrición y ejercicios para el cerebro
  • Salud cognitiva y sus reservas
  • Salud emocional y bienestar

La entrada es GRATUITA e incluye almuerzo

University of Washington, Tacoma Campus
Cherry Parkes Building Room #105,
1918 Commercial Street
Tacoma, WA

sábado, 17 de agosto, 2024 desde 9:15 am – 2 pm

It’s Pride Month! the National Resource Center on LGBTQ+ Aging offers:

cover image of document "Planning for Lifelong Care, Guiding Questions for Transgender & Non-Binary People to Plan for Dementia and Other Serious Illness"

Planning for Lifelong Care, Guiding Questions for Transgender and Non-Binary People to Plan for Dementia and Other Serious Illness

Check out other resources on caregiving, healthcare, future planning, equity, and other essential topics on the National Resource Center on LGBTQ+ Aging website.


From the Dementia Action Collaborative, Washington State:

Front page of Dementia Road Map with image of soaring mountains and a red car traveling a highway through the mountain gap.

The Dementia Road Map: A Guide for Family and Care Partners. Read or download this popular and useful guide!


If you, or someone you know, is thinking of harming themself, contact the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline or call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
988 or 800-273-8255 (24 hours a day)
711 then 988 or 800-799-4889 (TTY)
https://988lifeline.org