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DEMENTIA CARE WARRIORS

Care Warrior /ˈker ˈwôrēər/ 

An individual who takes care of a person who is not able to care for themselves. Care Warriors are CAREGIVERS, ADVOCATES and CHAMPIONS for their loved one. They may assume the roles of nurse, doctor, financial counselor, chef, dietitian, pharmacist, activity director, miracle worker, valet, housekeeper, companion, legal advisor, mind reader, spiritual advisor, administrative assistant and stylist. Care warriors possess high levels of patience and unconditional love and are resilient, consistent and flexible. Sense of humor required. 

about us

Dementia Care  Warriors is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Our mission is to provide non-medical assistance and resources to caregivers caring for those living with Alzheimer's and related dementia. 

5.8

MILLION

AMERICANS

ARE LIVING

WITH

ALZHEIMER's 

DEMENTIA.

65

Every 65 seconds someone in the united states develops dementia.

1 in 3

 

 SENIORS DIE 

WITH ALZHEIMER'S OR RELATED DEMENTIA. IT KILLS MORE THAN BREAST CANCER AND PROSTATE CANCER COMBINED.

18.5

BILLION

 

 Hours of CaRE WHERE prOVIDED by 16 Million UNPAID CAREGIVERS...   with total care VALUED AT NEARLY $234 BILLION in 2018. 

Upcoming Events

  • Titan Tuesdays: Black Alzheimer's Brain Study
    Tue, Mar 30
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Mar 30, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Pat Bailey of She Ages Well and Dr. Leigh Johnson from the UNT Health Science Center join us to discuss the recently launched Black Alzheimer's Brain Study.
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  • TItan Tuesdays: Caregiver Mental Health
    Tue, Nov 24
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Nov 24, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Professional Counselor Bronwynn Lucas joins us to discuss the mental and emotional effects of caregiving and how to cope with these effects in our daily lives.
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  • Titan Tuesdays: CBD & Alzheimer's
    Tue, Sep 08
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Sep 08, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    facebook.com/carewarriors
    Special Guest: April Watson, Owner of The Weed Spot (CBD Retail Store)
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  • Revive Refresh: Virtual Workshop for Alzheimer's Caregivers
    Jun 06, 2020, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Reviverefresh.org
    Get ready for a day of learning, empowerment and fun with practical workshops and dynamic & engaging speakers!
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  • Saturday Social: Karaoke!
    Sat, Mar 28
    Vetted Well
    Mar 28, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Vetted Well, 1005 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75215, USA
    A fun social outing for caregivers AND their loved one!
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  • REVIVE | REFRESH: A Brunch & Workshop for Alzheimer's Caregivers
    Mar 14, 2020, 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM
    Friends Place Adult Day Care, 1232 W Belt Line Rd, DeSoto, TX 75115, USA
    Revive | Refresh is a fun and inspiring workshop to empower and equip you on your caregiving journey.
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  • Saturday Night Out! Paint and Sip
    Sat, Feb 29
    Location is TBD
    Feb 29, 2020, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    A fun and social outing for caregivers AND their loved one!
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  • February Caregiver Support Group Happy Hour
    Thu, Feb 20
    Gloria's Latin Cuisine
    Feb 20, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Gloria's Latin Cuisine, 600 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208, USA
    Join us for a monthly support group for caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's or related dementia.
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RESOURCES

A collection of resources including websites, books and products that have proven useful for other

care warriors.

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Faces of

Care Warriors

A photo project