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From Caregiver to Advocate: YPAC Member Monique Shares Her Journey with Alzheimer’s

At the bright and youthful age of 19, Monique DeLorenzo - a current member of Alzheimer's New Jersey's Young Professionals Advisory Council (YPAC) - suddenly found herself in a completely unexpected role: caring for her 51 [...]

By |February 22nd, 2018|News|

Alzheimer’s New Jersey Holds Its First Young Adult Caregiver Seminar

On Monday, November 13th, Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Young Professionals Advisory Council (YPAC) held its inaugural education program focused on the challenges faced by young adult caregivers.  Held at the Cricket Hill Brewing Company in Fairfield, the program, which was appropriately [...]

By |November 20th, 2017|News|

Survey shows nearly one third of New Jersey residents care or have cared for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease

More than four out of five said caregiving has negatively impacted their emotional healthDenville, NJ, September 25, 2017 – Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease is a fact of life for one third of New [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|News|

Get To Know Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s Young Professionals Advisory Council (YPAC)

Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s (ALZNJ) Young Professionals Advisory Council (YPAC) was formed in February 2017 as a way to actively engage New Jersey’s younger generation in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.  Several [...]

By |September 29th, 2017|News|