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July 20, 2017
Jane Auchter, 85, a resident at Encore at Avalon Park assisted living facility, gets some help from Encore activities director Shannon Manning to view a Mynd Virtual Reality video on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
June 1, 2017
Terrance Shaw
Minnesota hall of fame musician charged with grabbing breasts of woman with dementia at performance
June 1, 2017 - 6:13pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota's Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (second from right) stands with Deputy Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Douglas Hughes (from left), Luverne Veterans Home Recreation Therapy Coordinator Shirley Connor, Social Services Director Nancy Lofthus, Administrator Luke Schryvers (back) and Administration Commissioner Matt Massman after the home was recognized for its Music & Memory program. (Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs)
MN Veterans Home in Luverne earns state honor for new program
February 14, 2017 - 9:33pm
June 27, 2016
July 13 Caregiver Summit focuses on dementia issues
June 27, 2016 - 8:59pm
July 13 Caregiver Summit focuses on dementia issues
June 27, 2016 - 8:59pm
June 21, 2016
Column: Tackling dementia, with support and humor
June 21, 2016 - 5:03pm
March 1, 2016
Radio Works co-owner Chad Cummings (from left), Nobles County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Chris Dybevick, Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening and Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation (WRHCF) Executive Director Jeff Rotert pose with a $38,332.29 check presented to the sheriff’s office earlier this week. The funds will go toward the county-wide implementation of Project Lifesaver.  (Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe)
Project Lifesaver now ready for participants
March 1, 2016 - 8:34am
June 24, 2015
Virtual Dementia Tour returns to CAL
June 24, 2015 - 9:18pm
April 19, 2015
‘Unforgettable Event’ offers perspectives on dementia
April 19, 2015 - 8:11pm
Put yourself in their shoes
March 19, 2015 - 7:58pm
September 15, 2014
Dementia at forefront of Thursday workshops
September 15, 2014 - 8:43pm
July 13, 2013
Home care aide Brittany Mejia compiled this collage of photos of Elaine Morrison. (submitted photo)
Love Story: One couple's journey through the travails of dementia
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 5, 2012
Video workshop on dementia set
March 5, 2012 - 10:39pm
April 8, 2010
Good Samaritan medication assistant Sean Lutterman (from left) reads with resident Bob Howard as R.N. Katie Stai listens at the facility in Jackson. (BRIAN KORTHALS/DAILY GLOBE)
Jackson County facility provides 'Light' for those with dementia
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am