NIA Virtual Summit on Dementia Care

As LEAD Coalition members and allies know, the National Institute on Aging (NIA), in conjunction with the Department of Health and Human Services as part of the National Alzheimer’s Project Act (NAPA), planned to host the second National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and their Caregivers on March 24-25. […]

LEAD Coalition urges Congress to boost FY 2021 dementia funding

Today, 196 LEAD Coalition member organizations and allies wrote to Congress urging that the FY 2021 appropriations bills include substantial increases in funding to strengthen the national response to Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia, along with including report language addressing lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read the Senate and House letters.