Experts Dig in with Doggies for Dementia Podcast

Families Stories and Experiences

Consequences of Covid-19 on Loved Ones in Long Term Care

Black History Awareness

  • Black History Awareness Post #1:  February is Black History Month and a good time to raise awareness for Dementia. Alzheimer's Disease and another dementia strike African Americans 14% or more than white people.
  • Black History Awareness Post #2:  February is Black History Month and a good time to raise awareness for Dementia. Alzheimer's Disease and another dementia strike African Americans 14% or more than white people.
  • Black History Awareness Post #3:  February is Black History Month and a good time to raise awareness for Dementia. Alzheimer's Disease and another dementia strike African Americans 14% or more than white people.

Books

  • Keep Smiling:  This book by Carmen Davailus shares two beautiful stories of the power of a smile and hundreds of photos and quotes from authors, leaders, speakers and celebrities.
  • Just See Me: Sacred Stories from the Other Side of Dementia:  Just See Me-Sacred Stories from the Other Side of Dementia by Carmen Davailus will make you see dementia through the eyes of compassion and love and yet know this is just the beginning of a bigger conversation.

Podcasts

Magazine Articles

Blog Articles

  • The Alzheimer’s Site:  Photographer Captures “Doggies for Dementia” Collection to Spread Awareness for the Disease
  • Right at Home Blog:  4 Things Caregivers Can Learn from Carmen Buck’s "Just See Me: Sacred Stories from the Other Side of Dementia"
  • Blue Water Homecare:  Real Life of a Family and Professional Caregiver
  • FindaTopDoc:  Photographer Carmen Buck Preserves Memories for Alzheimer’s Patients Through Photography.
  • BrightStar Care:  New Book by Austin Photographer Preserves Alzheimer's Families' Dignity and Memories: "Just See Me-Sacred Stories from the Other Side of Dementia" Shares the Stories and Portraits of 13 Family Caregivers

Radio Shows

  • UK Health Radio:  Pete talks to Carmen Davailus from the Doggies For Dementia Foundation.

In the Media

  • KVUE:  Local photographer uses dogs to help with dementia.
  • KXAN:  Doggies for Dementia aims to personalize conversation around cognitive decline.

Doggies for Dementia on Social Media

Where Do Your Donations Go To?

  • Support Doggies for Dementia:  Doggies for Dementia Foundation (D4DF) has been active and should soon be back for families impacted by dementia. Covid has hit especially hard with profound isolation for family caregivers and lack of visitation for those with Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias in long term care. We've been sharing their stories, creating short documentaries, and continuing to raise awareness.
  • We Support Families Impacted by Dementia:  Doggies for Dementia Foundation provides support to people with Alzheimers Disease and related dementia and reduces stigma, isolation and loneliness for those impacted b the dementia.
  • Smiles.Amazon and Doggies for Dementia Foundation:  Go to Smile.Amazon.com, then simply choose Doggies for Dementia. Use Smile.Amazon every time you shop. It's the same stuff as amazon.com of course only they donate 0.05% It costs you zero, zippo, nada but it adds up for Doggies for Dementia Foundation!

Book Your Shoot!

There's No Cost to Families

Contact Doggies for Dementia to book your session. When scheduled, they will inquire about your loved one and discuss any challenges or concerns you may have.