PAST Memory Sunday Activities

Memory Sunday is an annual campaign on the second Sunday in June that raises awareness about Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Activities encourage congregations and communities to get involved in awareness on cognitive diseases that ravage through the African American community.

June 8, 2021

Memory Sunday: Alzheimer’s & Dementia & the African American Community

Join CEO/Founder of The Balm In Gilead, Pern and Brain Health Center Director Pamela Price as they take a look at the African American experience with Alzheimer’s & Dementia. The two will discuss where we are and where we’re headed with regards to awareness, early diagnosis, treatment, and policy. Viewing is available via Facebook Live and the Balm Connect.

June 10, 2021

Dr. P on the Pod with Dr. Richard Swinton

This week on Dr. P on the Pod, Dr. Pernessa C. Seele sits down with University of Aberneen, Scotland, UK,  Dr. Richard Swinton to discuss Theology and pastoral care as it relates to Alzheimer’s and dementia.

June 11, 2021

A Salute to Caregivers

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be challenging and has the capacity to cause stress for caregivers. Whether it is a family member, church member, neighbor, friend, co-worker or a stranger you noticed caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease, take the time to see how you can provide stress relief.

June 13, 2021

Culturally-Tailored Resources

Your life matters, and learning about Alzheimer’s and other dementias is essential. Download our culturally tailored resources providing education and resource materials on Alzheimer’s prevention, treatment, research, and caregiver support.