Purple Ribbon Task Force and State of FL Alzheimer’s Plan

Purple Ribbon Task Force Survey:

Creating a Comprehensive State Plan

The Purple Ribbon Task Force was created by the Florida State Legislature and approved by the Governor to create acomprehensive state plan to address the growing public health impact of Alzheimer’s disease and identify ways to meet the needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and their caregivers. 

  

The task force, of which the Alzheimer’s Association – Florida Gulf Coast Chapter is apart of, created five surveys. Each of the five surveys is tailored to the experiences of a specific group of individuals, including 1) people with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias; 2) family caregivers; 3) family and friends; 4) healthcare providers and paid caregivers; and 5) policy, legal, education and other professionals.

 

To take a survey or get more information, go to 
Purple Ribbon Task Force Surveys.   

 

For additional information about the surveys, please contact Dr. Darlene Heinrich at 850-414-2111 (heinrichd@elderaffairs.org). 

The surveys will be available online through May 3, 2013. 

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