All Home Care Matters was honored to welcome two remarkable difference makers in the dementia and Alzheimer’s field, Lori La Bey and David Wiederrich.
Lori La Bey is the founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks and is co-founder of Dementia Map global resource directory.
Lori’s mother who lived with dementia for 30 years. Her goal has always been to shift dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world.
She offers a variety of free resources to educate, empower, connect, and decrease stigmas; helping families and professionals live graciously alongside dementia.
Lori is an international speaker known for her multiple platforms and training programs.
Dave Wiederrich is the founder of JADCOM Media LLC, a business services company providing web design, publishing services, and social media support. JADCOM Media owns and operates a variety of websites with differing areas of focus.
One of Dave’s dementia-oriented sites is Memory Cafe Directory, a collection of dementia-friendly events from around the world. His Memory Joggers are free activities for dementia care partners to engage their loved ones in mentally stimulating recall.
Dave founded Dementia Map with Lori La Bey of Alzheimer’s Speaks to provide a comprehensive collection of valuable resources for the dementia community. Dementia Map includes a resource directory, events calendar, glossary, and blog.
Dave retired after a successful 34 year corporate career, with experience in Corporate Communications, Sales, Marketing, IT, Operations, and Logistics. He was a professional chauffeur both before and after his corporate career. And yes, he does have stories!
Lori La Bey of Alzheimer’s Speaks and Dave Wiederrich of Memory Cafe Directory joined forces to offer Dementia Map, a global resource directory, events calendar, glossary, and blog for the dementia caregiving community.