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Dementia Friendly America - Newtown

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- Our Mission -


Within Newtown, PA and the Lower Bucks County region, we will promote Dementia and Brain Health awareness.

We recognize that Dementia is not a disease in and of itself, but rather the outward expression of memory loss, behavioral and functional changes, and a myriad of other cognitive challenges that can occur along with diseases such as: Alzheimer's Disease; Vascular Dementia; Lewy Body Dementia; Frontotemporal Dementia; CTE (chronic concussion-related Dementia), traumatic brain injury (TBI), among many others.


We understand that Dementia is many times misunderstood, misdiagnosed and subject to stigma, fear, taboo and apathy. Our goal is to create a ready, supportive and informed environment committed to truth, love and compassion.

We offer an "open door" to all those affected, and seek to take the most meaningful actions today, in order to create the best possible tomorrows.



DFA-Newtown Champions

Meri Barboni - Pickering Manor

DFA-Newtown Participants

Amy Keiper-Shaw, LCSW - Pennswood Village

Kevin Jameson - Dementia Society of America

Ross Schriftman - Filmmaker - My Million Dollar Mom®

Michael Ellenbogen - Independent Advocate

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Important Notice: Dementia Society of America (DSA) does not provide medical advice. The contents herein are for informational purposes only and are not intended to substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. DSA does not endorse any of the resources listed herein or within separate sites linked to. The information contained within these directories is thought to be reliable but is not guaranteed to be accurate. It is primarily compiled from provider descriptions of their own services as well as other public data sources and is subject to change without further notice. For help with finding resources, please call our Info Line at 1-800-DEMENTIA.

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Dementia Society of America - PO Box 600 - Doylestown, PA 18901 USA

Dementia Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Telephone 1-800-DEMENTIA (1-800-336-3684)

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Dementia SMART®, Dementia ANSWERS®, Dementia QUEST®, Dementia CARER®, STEP2RAISE®, Ginny Gives®, Raise Hope Now®, The Dementia Action Plan®, The Cognitive Action Plan, Better Brain Nation, and Ride Against Dementia,  Dance Against Dementia, 1-800-DEMENTIA, Dementia Diplomat, KeepSafe iD, Operation KeepSafe, D/S logo, and others.

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Last Updated

May 2021