Likely as many as 20% of persons with Alzheimer’s and other dementia in the US live alone—over 1 million. Splaine Consulting recently held three regional conferences and learned a lot about what these persons lives are like and some solutions that are coming on line to make their lives better. With a community that assumes a lot of PWD have a caregiver in place this conversation promise to be a real eye opener on issues ranging from ethical to practical!
Michael Splaine is owner and principal in Splaine Consulting a small advocacy and government affairs consulting firm based in Washington DC. (www.splaineconsulting.com) Immediately prior to starting this company Mike was Director of State Government Affairs in the Public Policy Division of the Alzheimer’s Association leading its grassroots network to accomplish state policy priorities including comprehensive state Alzheimer Plans and UAGJPPA.
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